Only a fifth of Brits think 5G will improve their lives

Audio player loading…

Only a fifth of Brits believe that 5G (opens in new tab) connectivity will change their lives, suggesting that the mobile industry’s belief that next-generation networks will transform society and industry has not captured the imagination of the general public.

The UK is the third-most pessimistic country in YouGov’s rankings, with 36% saying they neither disagreed nor disagreed that 5G would benefit them. 

Worldwide, 51% believed 5G would deliver improvements and only 15% said it would not yield any benefit.

5G rollout
5G networks offer faster speeds, greater capacity and much lower latency than previous generations …