Apple could launch its first fifth-generation (5G) mobile data carrier in 2020, based on Intel's communications chips. […]
Intel's special 5G modem chips will be used, which they call the 8161. According to the report, Intel should also be the only provider of the communications processor.
Currently, the iPhone 5G prototypes will still be tested with the previous 8060 chip, it continues. The first 5G smartphones could already be marketed next year. The first Android devices are likely to rely on a 5G chip from the Intel Qualcomm competitor.