China sends the world’s first 6G test satellite into orbit


While 5G was recently introduced, China has already been working on 6G technology which has now been sent into orbit for a test.

6G satellite

The telecom company in China that worked on the 6G technology is still a few years away from it being compatible with mobile devices.

The new 6G uses high-frequency terahertz waves that providers high-speed data transmission that is many times faster than the current 5G technology.


Samantha Wiley

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