We know that 5G will give us faster download speeds but how will that impact on our data usage and data costs?
These 5G speeds were achieved on an iPhone 12 at Telstra headquarters in Sydney.
When Apple launched the iPhone 12, it highlighted 15 global carriers it had worked with to ensure optimal 5G performance. Representing Australia...Telstra, take a bow.
Updated: 23 October 2020 - The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro are now on sale in Australia with the Mini and the Pro Max available from mid-November. The four devices range in price from A$1,199 to $1,849.
Apple has teased its event at 4am on October 14, AEDT, with an invitation declaring Hi, Speed. The reference is widely believed to allude to the speed of 5G and the arrival of the first 5G-enabled iPhone.
Smartphone sales have plummeted due to the pandemic, but demand for 5G devices is expected to push the market back to growth next year.
Telstra CEO, Andy Penn, has declared Telstra's 5G network is "a long way ahead of competitors" who, he said, have "historically made the wrong choices."
More than 10 million Australians are already living, working, or passing through the Telstra 5G network footprint every day.