Only today we wrote that Honor is going to release 5G-smartphones , which will cost 280, 210 and even 140 US dollars. Now, with this same statement was made by the founder and executive director of the Xiaomi Lei Jun (Lei Jun).
When and what to expect
While the market for devices with support for fifth-generation networks is only in its infancy, such smartphones are still expensive. For example, one of the cheapest representatives of the category – Honor V30 – costs from $ 470 .
However, Xiaomi previously stated that next year all their smartphones more than 2,000 yuan ($ 285) will receive 5G support. Now , Lei Jun promises that by 2021 the price tag of 5G gadgets will drop to around 1,000 yuan or about $ 140 .
A full transition to 5G technology in China Jun predicts the next 3 – 4 years. It is then that the fifth generation networks will become truly “ mature ” , and the devices will be massive.