The technology will work with 5G to eliminate any sense of lag time on your favorite apps now and on more advanced applications like self-driving cars in the future.
By Roger Cheng
One of the key traits of 5G is the ability to cut down on the latency, or lag time, on apps like Fortnite or streaming services like Netflix. The idea is, you tap your phone and it instantly responds. But there's another technology that works in concert with 5G called mobile edge computing.