Today, 3GPP general assembly approved the freezing of the independent networking capabilities of the 5G NR Standards. This time 5G has completed the first phase of its full-featured standardization work and entered a new phase of the full-scale industrial sprint.
According to Yang Chaobin, president of Huawei’s 5G product line, “The development of the global 5G standard has entered a new phase. Huawei is very pleased to see that the 3GPP 5G standalone (SA) standard has been frozen and that the 5G standardization and industrial ecological construction have taken another key step. It will actively invest in 5G technology and product R&D, continue to work closely with global industry partners, help global 5G commercial deployment, and build a healthy 5G industry ecosystem.”
More than 600 representatives from the world’s major telecom operators, network equipment vendors, terminal and chip vendors, instrumentation vendors, Internet companies, and other vertical industry companies have witnessed this historic moment. including the following companies
China Mobile, Anli, Asia Pacific Telecom, AT&T, British Telecom, CAICT, CATT, China Telecom, China Unicom, Chunghwa Telecom, Deutsche Telekom, DISH Networks, Ericsson, Fujitsu, Huawei, Intel, InterDigital, Keysight Technologies, KDDI, KT, Kyocera, Lenovo, LG Electronics, LG Uplus, MediaTek, Microelectronic Technology, Mitsubishi Electric, NEC, Nokia, NTT DOCOMO, OPPO, Orange, Panasonic, Qualcomm Technologies, Rodr-Schwarz, Samsung Electronics, Sharp, SK Telecom, Softbank, Sony Mobile Communications, Spirent Communications, StarPoint, Sumitomo Electric, TIM, Unisoc, Verizon, VIAVI, Vivo, Vodafone, Xiaomi, ZTE.