Reporter Shen Xianyu:My current location is a 5G experience center in Huaqiangbei, Shenzhen. I have already prepared one mobile phone for 3G, 4G and 5G network. Then, in the case of full coverage of 5G network, what are the differences in the specific performance of the three mobile phones? The left one is now a 3G mobile phone, and the right one is a 5G Mobile phone, so we open three mobile phones at the same time. Speed measurement software, you can see that three mobile phones are now running at the same time, 5G mobile phones are now (download) speed, about 500 (mega per second) has burst the meter speed, then 4G mobile phones are about 70 Mega per second, and 3G is about 14 Mega per second.
In the same 5G network environment, the download speed of 5G mobile phones is almost ten times faster than that of 4G mobile phones. With high network speed, low latency and large capacity, 5G mobile phones can listen to music, watch movies and download software to almost no carton.
Reporters learned that some domestic mobile phone companies have recently sold their first 5G models in other countries and tested water sales, while in China, the second half of this year is likely to become a major manufacturer of 5G flagship aircraft centralized sale period.
Xu Feng, President of ZTE Terminal Business Department:In fact, we are ready from the product status, and one of the work we are doing is to prepare for the final marketing. Then the main work includes: first, we need to complete the national product certification and testing, and second, we need to cooperate with operators to complete the design of the final marketing package and so on.
Mobile phone price is higher, base station to be built, 5G switching peak or open next year
It can be seen that the current 5G technology and terminals are relatively mature, domestic 5G mobile phones have been arrow in the string, then consumers have prepared to pay? When will the large-scale change tide come again?
Industry insiders told reporters that the popularity of 5G mobile phones in addition to technology, the most critical thing is to see the speed of the operator's base station laying.China MobileChina Unicom and China Telecom have made it clear that they will speed up the deployment of 5G network and start 5G commercial use in dozens of cities by the end of 2019, but large-scale coverage may still be in 2020.
Reporters learned that several domestic 5G mobile phones had been sold in other countries before, and bare phones were priced at more than RMB 6500 yuan. The price of bare phones after being listed in China is likely to be higher than the highest price of the same brand of 4G mobile phones. The highest cost of 5G mobile phones is the main reason.
Xu Qi, Director of Global Marketing for Realme Mobile Phones:Now the first batch of 5G (mobile phones) came up, because in fact, everyone is still a very flagship product, in fact, the overall pricing I have learned, in fact, is basically in the price range of more than 5000, as for the future, it may also depend on some changes in the market development, including some changes in the supply chain.
Reporters learned that at present, the three major domestic operators have not yet determined the specific 5G set meal fees, the fastest or will be announced within a month. According to the IDC report, in 2019, 4G smartphones will still be the main market sales force, with a total sales volume of only 6.7 million 5G phones, with a share of 0.5%.
Mr. Pang, Shenzhen citizen:Listing should not be considered for the time being, should be next year, now should signal coverage in those areas is not so complete, so now buy is also a furnishing.