5G-Advanced and the Road to 6G

Price: Starting at USD 4,500
Publish Date: 10 May 2022
Code: AN-5549
Research Type: Research Analysis
5G-Advanced and the Road to 6G
Actionable Benefits

Actionable Benefits

  • Evaluate whether to upgrade from current mobile networks to 5G-Advanced.
  • Understand new features introduced e.g., sidelink to consumer devices, RedCap, XR enhancements, AI/ML on RAN, related to your networks.
  • Estimate whether 5G-Advanced will be a major revenue driver for the supply chain.
  • Understand new use cases triggered by 5G-Advanced and evaluate partnership with verticals.
Critical Questions Answered

Critical Questions Answered

  • What are included in Rel-18 and why are they addressed?
  • Which aspects in 5G-Advanced will drive revenue growth in the telecom industry?
  • When will 5G-Advanced launch?
Research Highlights

Research Highlights

  • A detailed description of Rel-18 items and enhancements on the network capabilities.
  • 5G-Advanced infrastructure market forecasts and use case analysis.
Who Should Read This?

Who Should Read This?

  • Mobile service providers.
  • Network infrastructure vendors.
  • Application developers.
  • Telecom investors.

Table of Contents

1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

2. RECOMMENDATIONS

3. 3GPP 5G RELEASES

3.1. 3GPP Timeline
3.2. From Release 15 to Release 18

4. REL-18 ITEMS

4.1. Network Capability Enhancements
4.2. Use Case-Specific Enhancements
4.3. Bridge to 6G

5. MARKET FORECASTS

5.1. Network Deployment
5.2. 5G-Advanced use cases

6. CONCLUSIONS