Some Australians are receiving notifications from carriers advising that they plan to install a microcell on a pole near their homes for VoLTE.
VoLTE technology may be a steppingstone to 5G technology, according to this article:
'The marketing departments of these operators will go to great expense to convince their subscribers that this is what VoLTE is about – the provision of high-quality, high-definition voice calls. The truth, however, is that this masks a more pressing commercial imperative – the desperate need to free up spectrum with “5G” technology and the “internet of things” looming on the horizon.'
Read the entire article here.