Sprint to launch 5G service in 4 cities in May

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Telecom firm Sprint has shared a few of its plans when it comes to 5G service in the U.S. The corporate introduced at MWC in Barcelona that mobile prospects in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and Kansas Metropolis can count on 5G service as quickly as May 2019.

For those who don’t stay in a kind of cities, perhaps you reside in Houston, Los Angeles, New York Metropolis, Phoenix or Washington, D.C., Sprint additionally guarantees 5G protection in these cities quickly after the preliminary launch, sooner or later earlier than the top of June 2019.

Total, Sprint expects to cowl 1,000 sq. miles in 9 cities by the top of the primary half of 2019. It’s going to take years to roll out 5G protection throughout the U.S.

When it comes to gadgets, Sprint will promote smartphones which can be appropriate with its 5G network. The primary one would be the LG V50 ThinQ 5G. The corporate can even promote the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G sooner or later this summer time.

Sprint can be partnering with Google in order that Google Fi prospects can make the most of Sprint’s 5G network if they've a appropriate device.

And that’s about all there may be to know. It’s nonetheless unclear whether or not 5G plans are going to value extra.

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