List of 5G Trial Cities in China

In the race to get to 5G wireless technology in a real way, China is poised to lead the world. According to the confirmation from the three major operators, the NDRC and other relevant departments have approved China Unicom, China Telecom, and China Mobile to test 5G networks in Beijing and other cities.

China Unicom
China Unicom will start 5G tests in Beijing, Tianjin, Qingdao, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Wuhan, Guiyang, Chengdu, Shenzhen, Fuzhou, Zhengzhou, Shenyang and other 4 cities.
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Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 for 2019 5G Mobile Devices

Since the first 5G standard was officially approved 5 months ago, the entire industry is eager to keep up with this 5G mobile network connection technology. With the latest released Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X50 5G NR modem, a few of consumer electronics companies have committed to making 5G-ready mobile devices start in 2019 by using the X50 modem.

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5G Commercial is about to Start, Qualcomm is still the Leader

Recently, the news about Huawei Honor 7C mobile phone is used Qualcomm’s processor has attracted widespread attention. This means that Huawei has adopted the “self-research + Qualcomm” market strategy, so as to catch the global Qualcomm 5G Express!

Qualcomm 5G Chipset around the World
Speaking of Qualcomm’s 5G R&D, it was started as early as 10 years ago. At October 2016, Qualcomm had released a global 5G modem and named it Snapdragon X50. Since then, Qualcomm has improved the X50 5G modem constantly. By March 2017, the Snapdragon X50 has achieved full-frequency coverage, and it can achieve multi-mode coverage of 2G/3G/4G/5G through a single chip, and it also meets the 3GPP 5G new air interface standard.
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Ericsson and China Mobile Launch 5G Collaboration

Ericsson and China Mobile Research Institute want to drive early applications of 5G mobile network technology. The two signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate on 5G research and development, including the development of a new 5G air interface for commercial deployment by 2020.

China Mobile, the world’s largest mobile operator by number of subscribers, is accelerating investments in both LTE rollouts and 5G initiatives. The agreement will initially cover a five-year period, with the collaboration set to include verification, trial and standardization of a new 5G air interface for commercial deployment by 2020. Ericsson and China Mobile will also focus on network architecture evolution to support 5G, including close interworking between 5G and LTE, as well as innovative radio access network features to support future industrial use cases. Continue reading “Ericsson and China Mobile Launch 5G Collaboration”