Samsung Likely to Lose the 5G War This Year Because of You Know Who
Samsung is one of the first companies that invested in 5G, but this doesn’t necessarily mean it’s also the one leading the pack in 2020.
And it’s all because more phone makers have started focusing on 5G technology, and a report from Strategy Analytics predicts this is bad news for Samsung.
More specifically, the market research firm forecasts that the 5G phone market is likely to reach 234 million devices sold this year, which means that no less than 15 percent of all smartphones shipped in 2020 would come with 5G capabilities.
For what it’s worth, this is a massive growth from the 2019 market performance of 5G phones, when this new technology was still in its early days.
Apple’s 5G domination
But according to Strategy Analytics, Huawei will be the company leading the 5G market this year, with a share of no less than 27.3 percent. Apple will become the runner-up in this modern … (read more)