How 5G wireless will bring innovation to Main Street America

September 16, 2018

As I’ve written previously, to realize the transformative potential of fifth generation or 5G wireless networks, local governments will need to play a key role in the build-out process. This is crucial because while the current average download speed in a US home is 6.5 megabytes per second, 5G is expected to deliver up to 500 megabytes per second. That speed will dramatically enhance transfer and download capabilities and power technologies such as smart infrastructure, driverless cars, and more.