Advancements are constantly been made within the technical world, and one of the most eagerly awaited is that which is currently being rolled out, 5G. 5G is going to change the way that we use technology like the internet we have access to on the go is going to be of a standard that we just simply never thought was possible. This is going to change the way we use our mobile phones completely; however, an industry that is going to be massively affected is that of mobile gaming. Mobile gaming is not going to be the same after 5G gets rolled out as connectivity increases and further steps are taken towards it becoming the most popular method of online competitive gaming. If you are a gamer, then below is everything that you need to know about 5G.

It Is Fast

Regardless of the game that you are playing, whether it is an online competitive game that has made the change over from consoles such as Call of Duty or Fortnite, or is an online game such as those at, the speed at which you play is going to increase massively because of 5G. the jump from 4G to 5G is a lot steeper than your jump from 3G to 4G. This is why it is going to be such a gamechanger when it comes to competitive gaming. Gamers now prefer playing online at home due to the fact they have a reliable internet connection, but it is going to be much better to game online with 5G, hence why so many people will likely make the switch over to mobile gaming once it is rolled out.

Streaming Games Will Become a Possibility

Streaming is very much the norm now when it comes to getting our doses of entertainment. When we watch TV, we are much more likely to use streaming sites, and the same can be said for the likes on YouTube videos and Twitch. Given so many people like streaming, and it is clearly something that works, you might be wondering why no one has tried to do this with gaming yet. Well, the truth is, they have, but the internet required to stream a game is much more than that needed to stream a movie. If you want to stream games, you need to live close-by to the server in order to make it happen. This is no longer going to be the case once 5G is introduced, as thanks to the impressive internet speed and strength that it will bring along with it, streaming games is very much soon to be a possibility.


5G is currently been rolled out across the world, and mobile devices are being made with the ability to accompany 5G. This is going to have a massive impact on the way that we use our mobile phones, especially when it comes to gamers. Above, discussed in more detail are all of the different ways that 5G is going to affect gaming.