The world will switch to 5G in a short time because of the data transfer speed need with the development of technology. Then, when does iPhone start to support 5G technology?
iPhone will Support 5G Technology in 2020
It is quite possible seeing 5G supported devices in Android side in 2019, but it seems like it is going to be different in Apple side.
According to a leak from a source which is quite close to Apple, it will not give 5G support for iPhones till 2020.
We can consider that the reason for waiting 1 more year on Apple working with Intel is desiring to create more stable infrastructure.
Thought to be waited Intel’s 8161 chip Apple is probably planning to solve the problems that Android will come across without hinting the users.