When it comes to 5G, UK businesses just aren’t feeling it – and neither is the man or woman in the street. Those are the findings of a new study from Global Wireless Solutions (GWS), which describes itself as a mobile network benchmarking firm. While just over half of UK businesses say 5G is already important to them, only a fifth rank the provision of 5G applications and services in their top three mobile priorities over the next 12 months, preferring instead to lose sleep over consistent voice call accessibility and better connectivity for remote networking. As for the great British public, fewer than one in five agree that the speed of the new technology will fundamentally change the way they use their phones.
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