iPhone 12 and 5G: Everything to know about the superspeedy cellular connectivity

CNET | Oct 17, 2020 at 10:00 AM
  • When Apple sells its first 5G iPhones this month and next, it’ll immediately become one of the top 5G phone vendors in the world, even though its first phones aren’t hitting the market until the fourth quarter.
  • Samsung priced its mmWave, Verizon version of the Galaxy S20 FE $50 higher than the other $700 models, though Verizon is offering a promotion to lower the cost, and its Galaxy A71 5G UW is also $50 more than the version without mmWave.
  • Which combines the modem with the brains of the device, Apple’s devices use a custom modem from Qualcomm that goes alongside the iPhone maker’s A Series chips.