On September 12, 2018 China Telecom and Unisoc’s Full NetCom joint launching Ceremony was held at Shangri-La Hotel in Guangzhou. Unisoc announced that it has joined China Telecom’s NetCom industry alliance to help Telecom’s Full NetCom development and provide better products for its telecom partners. Senior leaders from the both companies attended the launch ceremony and delivered speeches.
In 2015, China Telecom and China Unicom released the “White Paper on all-network 6-mode devices” to promote the all-network terminal. In April 2016, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology officially promulgated the national standard for the all-network 6-mode devices. In April and June 2017, they were certified and accredited by GCF and GSMA, the international standards organizations. The international standard was introduced to the entire network, which represented a milestone for China’s terminal and telecommunications industry. This also had a big impact on the global mobile phone and telecommunications industry. At the beginning of 2018, China Telecom announced 2018 terminal strategy and the plans to launch the full version of NetCom 3.0 and promote the network development through incentives, higher standards and sales.
2018 is a big year for China’s telecommunication industry in terms of development. 5G technology will introduce rapid development before commercial use. China’s 5G standards, R&D and testing have been following successfully the international arena, and the next stage will be the commercial chip. 5G represents the chip era, and its advanced technology and applications require the promotion and realization of the chip as a carrier. China Telecom will launch the full version of NetCom 3.0, and companies like Unisoc will join efforts to provide users with better service and experience.
As the core enterprise in the Tsinghua Group’s integrated circuit industry chain, Unisoc is committed to the independent research, development and design of the core chips in the field of mobile communication and Internet of Things. The products cover 2G/3G/4G/5G mobile communication baseband chips, IoT chips and RF Chips, wireless connection chips, etc. Unisoc is committed to becoming one of the world’s top mobile phone baseband chip design companies and China’s largest terminal chip supplier as well as leading 5G communication chip producer, with independent innovation and international cooperation. At the moment, Unisoc is speeding up its technology and business layout development in the 5G field, and plans to launch 5G chips in 2019.
Zeng Xuezhong, executive vice president of Tsinghua Group and Unisoc CEO, said: “Unisoc has been cooperating with China Telecom for a long time. We are looking forward to the NetCom industry when China Telecom will fully launch NetCom 3.0. Alliance, and become the first member of the 5G developing program. Unisoc will use its technological advantage in the field of mobile communications, participate in the development of 5G industry standards and conduct relevant experimental work. As important part of the NetCom industry chain, Telecom partners will provide better products and help the network development.”