Lately,Huawei announces its cooperation with Hong Kong Telecom(HKT), to introduce the world’s first 10Gbps Fiber-To-The-Home (FTTH) access by using Huawei XG-PON (also known as 10G-Huawei GPON) solution, which brings in high-definition video and more beautiful experience for users in Hong Kong .
Hong Kong Telecom launched 10Gbps broadband services in early 2015, while services is only provided to specific customers in the early stage, and extend to general customers in the third quarter. Hong Kong Telecom together with Huawei successfully completed the world's first commercial deployment of 10Gbps access, via covered wide range of fiber-optic telecommunications network, the 10G-GPON solution performs 10 times faster than current offering in terms of speed, be the first in the world to broadband access leading to 10Gbps access era.
High speed connection is very suitable for high-definition multimedia content such as cloud-based platform for sharing and storage. Users can upload and download numerous photos and videos like local storage, for example, it would takes only 20 seconds or so to download 25GB HD movie at the rate of 10Gbps. Users will also be able to select their preferred 4K camera viewing angle, the resolution available through the transmission will be four times sharper than conventional HD.
Currently, Huawei has already completed the 10Gbps business preparation issuance based on 10G-GPON with Hong Kong Telecom, it can be provided to specific users in the second quarter of 2015, based on a new generation of Huawei OLT platform MA5800 and its unique XG-PON gateway ONT (Optical network terminal, optical network terminal), users can experience the 10Gbps Internet download speed, 1Gbps Wi-Fi speed and 5Gbps USB3.0 speed and experience has been significantly improved at the same time.
As a global leader in the field of fixed access network, Huawei is building a future-oriented leading network for customers through SingleFAN solutions, and integrating GPON / 10G-GPON / TWDM-PON through a unified platform. Huawei’s SingleFAN solutions have been serving more than 1/3 broadband users, to provide users with ultra-bandwidth access services, enrich people's lives through communication.