Low latency and cloud intelligence are the two main features of 5G that will significantly change the deployment of mission-critical and business-critical robots, particularly those deployed outdoors. These robots can include mobile vehicles and road-going vehicles such as cars and trucks.
According to ABI Research, an advisory firm, the commercialization of a 5G network is expected to usher in the significant growth of commercial robotics.
Shipments of 5G robots are expected to reach 570,000 by 2027, largely deployed in mission critical and business critical settings. [Read more…] about 5G: The de facto connectivity choice for outdoor robots of the future