Why iPhone 12’s 5G speed will probably be disappointing for many Apple fans

CNET | Oct 17, 2020 at 11:00 AM
  • It’s safe to say 2020 has been a garbage year for human beings, but it’s been a fruitful one for new phones, cameras and gaming consoles.
  • Depending on the carrier, 5G comes in a variety of frequencies, some that offer truly mind-bending speeds but lack the reach to connect to your phone all the time.
  • You’ll still be able to use the reliable and comfortable 4G LTE that you’ve grown accustomed to, and over the coming years you might notice faster service as 5G and its multiple flavors of connectivity expand across the US.