Smartphones

When It Comes To 5G, Africa’s Top Smartphone Seller Is Missing In Action


May 11, 2020

5G is the future, even for places like Africa where internet penetration is at an all-time high. Internet speeds have become the definition of connectivity in this age.

In 2019, global shipments of 5G-supported phones reached 19 million units, as demand was higher than expected. For context, there were zero 5G devices in 2018.

Companies like Huawei, Xiaomi, and Transsion are producing phones majorly for Africa. In the process, they are rolling out devices to meet with demand.

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