5G To Drastically Helps Storage Industry
StorageNewsletter.com, May 10th, 2019
May 10, 2019,
Volume 254, Issue 2

"The move from 4G to 5G will drastically helps the storage industry.

According to a recent survey, 5G consumer potential, from Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, Swedish company deeply involved in 5G, average world smartphone usage in 2018 stood at 5.6GB/month and is expected to increase to 21GB/month in 2024, an increase of roughly 4 times from today's usage.

Stastica, on its side, reports that there was 2.53 billion of smartphones users in the world in 2018 - 1.4 billion for IDC -. This means 142TB/month, and consequently this figure will increase to 532TB/month in 2024, or an astronomical figure of 6EB/year, to be stored somewhere, into smartphones on flash memories and/or some storage devices and/or cloud..."

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