- Nov 9, 2015
Huawei wants to be a one-stop shop for all things 5G. It unveiled the Balong 5000 chipset and the world's first 5G core chip, the Tiangang. The Balong 5000 is a multi-mode modem supporting 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G and will be used in anything from smartphones to cars. Its first application is in the Huawei 5G CPE Pro router. It supports both sub-6GHz 5G where it achieves speeds of up to 4.6Gbps as well as mmWave where it goes up to 6.5Gbps. That's actually too fast for the router's Wi-Fi 6, which tops out at 4.8Gbps. Long story short, you can download a 1GB file in 3 seconds and blow...