5G Mobile FAQs

5G Ultra Wideband: Be first to real-time. The first network that finally makes real time a reality. Learn all about the Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband mobile network.

General Information

  1. What is 5G Ultra Wideband?

    We are building one 5G network for home broadband and mobile services: Verizon's 5G Ultra Wideband Network. 5G is only as good as the network it's built on and Verizon's 5G Ultra Wideband network combines end-to-end fiber resources throughout the network, a large deployment of small cells and significant spectrum holdings, particularly in the millimeter wave bands.

    Visit our 5G Mobile site to learn more.

  2. Where is the 5G Ultra Wideband mobile network available?

    Chicago: 5G Ultra Wideband service will be concentrated in The Loop, specifically areas of the West Loop and the South Loop, around landmarks such as Union Station, Willis Tower, The Art Institute of Chicago, Millennium Park and The Chicago Theatre. You will also have 5G Ultra Wideband coverage around our Verizon store on The Magnificent Mile, and throughout The Gold Coast, Old Town and River North.

    • The Loop
    • The Gold Coast
    • River North
    • Old Town
    • Magnificent Mile - Verizon Store

    Minneapolis: 5G Ultra Wideband service will be concentrated in the Downtown area, including Downtown West and Downtown East, around landmarks such as the Minneapolis Convention Center, the Minneapolis Central Library, the Mill City Museum, Target Center and First Avenue venues, The Commons as well as inside and around U.S. Bank Stadium. You will also have 5G Ultra Wideband coverage in areas of Elliot Park, and in our Verizon store at Mall of America.

    • Downtown West
    • Downtown East
    • Elliot Park
    • The Verizon Store at Mall of America

    Coming Soon to these cities:

    • Atlanta, GA
    • Boston, MA
    • Charlotte, NC
    • Cincinnati, OH
    • Cleveland, OH
    • Columbus, OH
    • Dallas, TX
    • Denver, CO
    • Des Moines, IA
    • Detroit, MI
    • Houston, TX
    • Indianapolis, IN
    • Kansas City, MO
    • Little Rock, AK
    • Memphis, TN
    • Phoenix, AZ
    • Providence, RI
    • Salt Lake City, UT
    • San Diego, CA
    • Washington DC
  3. What are the benefits of 5G mobile?

    Verizon's 5G Ultra Wideband network is the first network to make real-time a reality with ultra-fast speeds, ultra-low lag times, and capacity to support more devices in the same place and time. "Real-time" means unprecedented performance to do things that were never possible before:

    • Instant View: Stream 4K movies with virtually no buffering.
    • True Chat: Video chat in HD with near zero lag.
    • Responsive Gaming: Console quality multi-player gaming you can play on the go.
    • Flash Loading: Downloads that used to take minutes now take seconds.
    • Real Response: Augmented reality that responds in near real-time.
  4. Which 5G devices can I buy from Verizon?

  5. Where can I learn more about the Motorola z3 and the 5G moto mod?

    Visit our Motorola moto 5G FAQs to learn more.

  6. Where can I learn more about the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G?

    Visit our Samsung Galaxy S10 5G Support page to learn more.

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