Rise Optoelectronics (Hangzhou) Co.,Ltd.
Industry News

China adds 580,000 5G base stations this year

Views : 57
Update time : 2020-12-27 18:15:26

China adds 580,000 5G base stations this year

Xinhua | Updated: 2020-12-25 14:41
Aerial photo taken on April 15, 2020 shows workers working at the construction site of a 5G base station at Chongqing Hi-tech Zone in Chongqing, Southwest China. [Photo/Xinhua]
BEIJING -- China has built around 580,000 5G base stations this year amid efforts to advance new infrastructure development, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said Thursday.
All prefecture-level cities are now covered by the 5G network, said Wen Ku, spokesperson for the ministry, at a press conference.
The country has accelerated 5G development this year, expanding its network while encouraging a variety of 5G applications, he added.
Shipments of 5G mobile phones reached 144 million units in the first 11 months this year, with 199 new models hitting the market.
The ministry will continue to build high-quality 5G networks and data centers while promoting the applications of 5G technology in fields including manufacturing, energy and transport, Wen said.
 
Related News
Read More >>
Economic resilience backs auto industry Economic resilience backs auto industry
May .15.2021
A sports car on display attracts visitors during the first China International Consumer Products Expo in Haikou, capital of South China's Hainan province. [Photo by Wang Chenglong/For China Daily]
China's strong economic resilience is expected to lend su
China unveils top 10 counties for industrial internet China unveils top 10 counties for industrial internet
May .10.2021
Flowers are in full blossom along the Maanshan Road of Kunshan in Jiangsu province, on March 2. [Photo/Xinhua]
The top 10 counties in China by industrial internet development were unveiled by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology during the
China to build 30 'fully connected' 5G factories by 2023 China to build 30 'fully connected' 5G factories by 2023
Jan .25.2021
A pedestrian passes a display promoting China Mobile's 5G services in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, in November. CHEN YIHANG/FOR CHINA DAILY
Smartphone makers partner camera, optics firms Smartphone makers partner camera, optics firms
Jan .02.2021
Vivo's X series of smartphones are displayed at a 5G expo in Guangzhou, capital of Guangdong province. [Photo by LI ZHIHAO/FOR CHINA DAILY]
Chinese smartphone makers are teaming up with professional camera and optical component makers to better meet grow