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Samsung is making 5G modems too, but probably not for the iPhone

April 4, 2019


Samsung on Thursday unveiled its multi-node Exynos 5G modems that are meant to bring the “5G era to mobile consumers.” The new chips are already in production for the “latest premium mobile devices,” but the list might not include the iPhone 5G, a separate report claims.

Samsung has a bunch of new chips that will be used inside 5G phones in the future, including the Exynos Modem 5100, Exynos RF 5500 and the Exynos SM5800. Samsung explained) that all the new chips support 5G New Radio (5G-NR) sub-6GHz spectrum as well as all the other standard cellular technologies, all the way down to 2G.

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