5G Phones In The UK: A Guide

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What is 5G?

5G is the latest generation of mobile network, following on from 4G and 3G. The main benefit of 5G is speed and it is thought that 5G will lead to landlines becoming much less prevalent, as well as benefitting all types of technology, including smart factories, driverless cars and communication.

How Fast Is 5G?

5G speeds in the United Kingdom are potentially up to 1000 times faster than 4G, offering download speeds of up to 1GB/s and could eventually increase to 10GB/s.


Average download speeds

Peak download speeds

Potential download speeds


8 Mb/s

~20 Mb/s

42 Mb/s


32.5 Mb/s

90+ Mb/s

300 Mb/s


130 Mb/s-240 Mb/s

700 Mb/s+

10-50 Gb/s

Which 5G Phones Are Currently Available In The UK?

The following 5G phones are available right now. You can find more information about each one by clicking on their link.

Which Networks Offer 5G In The UK?

You can find each of the following networks 5G offerings here: