ZTE Corporation announces that it has completed the world’s first 5G phone call, with the joint effort from telecom operator China Unicom’s Guangdong branch, based on the latest 3GPP protocol in Shenzhen, China.
ZTE has worked closely with KPN and successfully completed the test for the first 5G application for Precision Agriculture on an experimental farm in Drenthe, the Netherlands.
With the recent unfavorable circumstances faced in Australia, ZTE is looking to make a comeback with its new flagship— the Axon 9 Series. The company is planning to announce it during this year’s IFA in Berlin between August 31 and September 5.
Huawei Australia tweeted on August 23 that the Australian authority has banned Huawei and ZTE from providing 5G technology in the country.
U.S. government has entered into an escrow agreement with ZTE, as VOA quoted Department of Commerce on July 12, which removed the ban that has been haunting the company for the past three months.
On Thursday June 7, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced a new agreement with Chinese telecommunications company ZTE Corporation that will replace the earlier suspended denial order imposed by the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS).
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On May 13, Trump tweeted to lift the ban on ZET that suspended its major business after being stopped from using the components made in the US.
The flames of the trade war between China and the United States have long spread to the field of science and technology. Following the U.S. ban on ZTE, it is rumored that Huawei will withdraw from the U.S. market and is under investigation by the United States Department of Justice.
TechBuzz China by Pandaily is airing on the Sinica Podcast by Supchina this week! TechBuzz China by Pandaily is a weekly technology podcast that is all about China’s innovations. It is co-hosted by Ying-Ying Lu and Rui Ma who are both seasoned China watchers with years of experience working in the technology space in China.
Huawei may have been the first Chinese company to be affected by the U.S.-China trade war, but its main Chinese rival, ZTE, is now also suffering. The two Chinese tech giants are facing severe challenges in the U.S., where legislators have banned companies from selling spare parts, products, software and technology to Chinese phone manufacturers….
Evident at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018, 5G has become a hot topic in China and the rest of the world. Unlike 2G, 3G and 4G, China’s 5G deployment is timely with other countries.
Although the US government has been restricting the market entry of China’s leading smartphone manufacturer Huawei in the name of “information security”, other Chinese smartphone manufacturers still try to enter the U.S. market.
On February 21, Android Authority leaked photos and details about the ZTE Blade X2 Max.
Qualcomm hosted the 2018 Qualcomm China Technology and Cooperation Summit in Beijing, during which Qualcomm and leading Chinese manufacturers jointly announced a 5G pilot program.