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China’s big three telcos – China Mobile, China Telecom, and China Unicom – have said they added more than 300 million 5G subscriptions in 2020, an expansion supported by the construction of more than million new 5G-enabled base transceiver stations (BTS). The Register calculated those numbers from the annual financial results …

  1. Alpine Hermit


    No wonder they got COVID so badly!

    1. Yet Another Anonymous coward Silver badge

      Re: Conspiracy

      But they got covid first and then got 5g, so covid causes 5g

      1. Muppet Boss

        Re: Conspiracy

        So the whole thing was to make the subscribers sit still while telcos build the coverage? That's wise!

    2. A random security guy

      Re: Conspiracy

      Such high transmission rates!!!

  2. MOV r0,r0

    "But Grandma! What big eyes you have," said Little Red Riding Hood...

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Sounds like the US trade war is really paying off.


    1. A random security guy

      Re: Sounds like the US trade war is really paying off.

      Yup. The soybean farmers were also happy to take a beating for the sake of the trade war. /S

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