They will also be out on December 6 in T-Mobile stores. At 1 million square miles, the carrier's 5G network also covers about 28% of the country's 3.53 million square miles, and it's far short of the geographical reach already provided by T-Mobile's 4G network.
But T-Mobile has teased that faster 5G.
In a cheeky sci-fi themed promo video, featuring T-Mobiles President of Technology, Neville Ray, a pair of T-Mobile executives (including a hologram of T-Mobile CEO John Legere) mash a bunch of panels to prepare for the launch of 5G. T-Mobile has been offering 5G since early 2019 starting with the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G.More news: Mom charged in Berks County child hanging deaths: Here’s what we know
The fastest 5G speeds - a gigabit per second or better - are delivered on high-frequency airwaves known as millimeter wave. Thankfully, we don't have to wait much longer to see how the new 600MHz 5G will fare against LTE.
T-Mobile and AT&T are rolling out 5G in San Diego in low band frequencies - 600 megahertz and 850 megahertz respectively.
Skeptics question whether low-band 5G provides enough of a performance difference to persuade consumers to upgrade to a new 5G capable phone.More news: Dwayne Wade Addresses Folks Hating On His Son's Nail Tips
Last month, T-Mobile announced its plans for rolling out its 5G network (among other post-Sprint merger plans). It will be a broader 5G network for everyone.
If you plan on getting either of the two 5G phones, you can take advantage of the phone being FREE with 24 bill credits when you trade in an eligible device or switch to T-Mobile. "When Verizon says #5GBuiltRight, they must mean sparse, expensive and limited to outdoors only". In all likelihood, T-Mobile wants to be the first telecom operator to roll out nationwide 5G and the fastest way to do so is by launching 600MHz 5G.More news: Seahawks expect Jadeveon Clowney, Jarran Reed to play against Vikings