itemprop=”caption”> The South Korean technology group Samsung wants with his new 5G wireless connection allow the transmission of high-definition movies © Robert Schlesinger / DPA
K uick after the introduction of mobile fourth generation (4G) prepares the South Korean technology company Samsung which – even faster – succession technique before. It was the first time succeeded in building up a 5G wireless connection, the company announced on Monday. The South Koreans therefore transferred over a distance of two kilometers of data at a speed of one gigabit per second. The available in Germany since 2011 4G technology – also known as LTE – comes to speeds of up to 100 megabits per second
The new 5G technology will, however, be a long time in coming. With a launch is expected at the earliest, according to Samsung 2020. “Users will be able to use a wide range of services, such as new 3D movies and games, as well as the transfer of ultra-high-definition movies,” the company said. The new technology uses a very high frequency band, which is hitherto not used for mobile communications. It has not yet been recognized by the international telecommunication authorities.