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Video: How the UAE, Saudi Arabia are planning a 5G revolution

The race to 5G is well and truly underway, and the UAE and Saudi Arabia are well positioned to bring the benefits of this new and exciting technology to the Middle East.

5G will enable greater speed, is able to move more data, has a lower latency, and is more responsive, and allows the connection of much greater numbers of devices, such as sensors and smart devices - think of the Internet of Things, including cars, gadgets, medical equipment, security software, and entire homes.

In this edition of Inside AB, Jeremy Lawrence and Lubna Hamdan look at the astonishing promise that 5G brings, but also ask when it will actually be available to everyone.

(Source: Arabianbusiness.com YouTube channel)