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ZTE planning launch of 5G smartphone in the US

Friday 12 January 2018 | 09:45 CET | News
China's ZTE hopes to launch a 5G smartphone in the US early next year or even at the end of this one, Lixin Cheng, CEO of the manufacturer's US division told Bloomberg at CES. ZTE is looking to introduce a smartphone but Cheng noted that a 5G tablet or wireless-internet hub for homes were possibilities, too.

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Companies: Huawei / Verizon / ZTE
Countries: United States
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