Milestone: Fixed broadband and 4G network download rates both break 20Mbps

On July 26, the Broadband Development Alliance released the 20th China Broadband Rate Status Report. According to the report, in the second quarter of 2018, the download rates of fixed broadband and 4G network users in China exceeded 20Mbps, and the year-on-year increase was above 50%!

Specifically, in the second quarter of 2018, the average download rate of fixed broadband networks in China reached 21.31 Mbps, an increase of 51.0% in the second quarter of 2017; the average download rate of mobile broadband users in China using 4G networks to access the Internet reached 20.22 Mbps. Increased by 50.2% in the second quarter of 2017.

As of June 2018, the total number of fixed broadband access users accounted for 86.8%, ranking first in the world; the fixed broadband access users with access rates of 100Mbps and above accounted for 53.3% of the total number of users. 3G/ The total number of 4G base stations accounted for 74.9%, and the total number of 4G users accounted for 73.5% of mobile phone users.

Fixed broadband download rates for basic telecommunications companies, China Telecom reached a maximum of 21.60 Mbit/s, followed by China Unicom (20.97 Mbit/s) and China Mobile (20.71 Mbit/s).

Fixed broadband download rate city TOP10 aspect, Shanghai, Beijing ranks among the top two in the country, both exceeding 24Mbps. The other eight cities are Jinan, Hangzhou, Shenyang, Haikou, Zhengzhou, Tianjin, Nanjing, Wuhan.