Huawei and Vodafone have completed the world’s first 5G outdoor field test at E-Band reaching 20Gbps peak rate for a single user device with high spectrum efficiency. This peak user rate is targeted by ITU-R as a 5G requirement.
Connecting bright ideas
We join forces with our partners in Europe to translate new ideas into the technologies of tomorrow, delivering innovation to the EU market and making local expertise available to the world. Huawei places a strategic focus on the Internet of Things, cloud and 5G technology to help Europe reap the benefits of the digital revolution. Our European Research Institute (ERI), based in Leuven, Belgium, oversees these activities across our network of European R&D facilities.
1 570 Huawei R&D staff in Europe
18 R&D sites in 8 EU countries
Member of EU 5G-PPP
Investing $600m in 5G research by 2018
Member of 170+ global standards organisations
80+ research projects