ZTE [0763:HK] is planning to trial operations later in 2018 to commercialize fifth generation wireless network technology (5G) after it achieved successful test results from a third-phase of national testing, reported Yicai on August 9. A promotion group under the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) conducted the 5G tests. This third phase is seen as the last step before ZTE can proceed with its 5G commercialization plans, according to ZTE’s WeChat account.
5G development tests are separated into three stages, with the third phase involving system experimentation once key technology and technical solution experiments are completed. After the third phase, the next step is to build out infrastructure c