Motorola and Verizon make pre-orders for the 5G Moto Mod, the add-on accent for the Moto z3 smartphone launched final yr. The gadget helps the 5G mmWave wi-fi connection at 6 GHz. The 5G Moto-Mod solely works with the Moto z3, and is obtainable solely to Verizon clients in america.
The Motorola 5G Moto Mod incorporates Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 SoC, which is used in addition the corporate's X50 modem, the important thing to enabling the developer's 5G platform. The 5G Moto Mod additionally has 10 antennas along with the chips: 4 Qualcomm QTM052 for mmWave radio, two antennas for connections beneath 6GHz and 4 for 4G / LTE. To energy itself, the gadget has a 2000 mAh battery.
Verizon sells Motorola's 5G Moto Mod for $ 349.99 in retail when bought with a Moto Z3 or current clients with an energetic Moto Z3. In the meantime, clients with a Moto z3 and an Limitless Verizon Plan should buy the product for $ 50 once they join the $ 5 monthly 5G service (the primary three months are free), along with their present plans, which now price $ 85 to $ 105 for 24 months. As well as, clients may activate a brand new service line on a Verizon gadget fee plan to obtain the telephone and the mod.
Verizon will launch its 5G Extremely Wideband service on April 11 in choose areas of Chicago and Minneapolis. Later this yr, the corporate will increase its 5G Extremely Wideband community to greater than 30 markets. Along with Motorola's 5G smartphone + mod mixture, Verizon will launch Samsung Galaxy S10 5G and LG's V50 ThinQ telephones later this summer time.
Supply: Motorola & Verizon