China launches first 5G railroad

The 141 km Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong line will be China’s first high-speed rail section with full 5G coverage.

According to local news agency Xinhua, the project will be handled by China Mobile in cooperation with telecommunications giant Huawei..

According to Wei Min, head of China Mobile’s Guangdong business, the future 5G wireless network will provide full coverage along the entire high-speed rail line connecting Hong Kong to mainland China. He also announced the creation of a 5G industrial alliance in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area..

China’s First 5G-covered Railway Put into Operation during Holiday Travel Rush

China launches first 5G railroad

Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong high speed train service from May 11, 2018.

The Celestial Empire is the leader in terms of integrating digital technologies into infrastructure. We also recently reported that patrol robots started helping the traffic police of China.

text: Ilya Bauer, photo: Chinadaily

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