INNOVATION China to have first 5G-covered railway
Shanghai: The 141-kilometre Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link will become the first high-speed railway in China to have full 5G network coverage along its entire line.
China Mobile will work with Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd to provide a fullcoverage wireless 5G network for the high-speed railway that connects Hong Kong to the Chinese mainland, according to Wei Ming, chairman of China Mobile Guangdong branch.
Wei made the announcement in Hong Kong during a meeting to witness the forming of a 5G industry alliance in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
A high-speed train runs on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link.