Race to 5G

5G is the next generation of wireless networks. It’s not just faster—lower latency and more flexibility mean it could start an era of augmented reality, self-driving vehicles, and other applications we haven’t dreamed of yet. It’s going to take years to realize 5G’s potential. Every month, PCMag will track which carrier is ahead on coverage, devices, and speed to show you who’s leading in the race to 5G.