Analyses | Innovation and technology development | 2017-02-27 | Sing Tao

Is Hong Kong ready for the 5G economy?

The fifth generation of mobile network technology, 5G, is expected to be in service in 2020. The technical capability of 5G is believed to be able to support various applications such as virtual reality technology, Internet of Things or even driverless cars. Nevertheless, its launch requires additional radio spectrum to accommodate the network. Is Hong Kong fully geared up for it?   

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.