This is the first device that can work with fast 5G wireless networks. The phone will be available in the second quarter of 2019 for Verizon customers for unknown price and will come to other wireless operators later in the summer. widespread to revolutionize mobile connections. "The 5G phone is strategically important to Samsung, especially in the markets where 5G is launched first, such as the United States, South Korea and China," said Ben Wood, director of the research firm, CCS Insights. gets a jump on Apple, which is not expected to have a 5G iPhone by the last quarter of 2020, he added. The 5G technology has seen a number of developments, including the fixed wireless 5G that works in broadband-like homes, and the 5G wireless hotspots that convert the Wi-Fi into the air.