Sanya is planning to build more than 1,400 5G base stations across the city by the end of 2020, a step toward its goal of achieving large-scale 5G deployment in the city.

As of May 25th, 2020, a total of 342 5G bases stations had been built in Sanya. Urban locations including Sanya Commercial Street, Jiefang Er Road, Sanya Bay Road, Atlantis Sanya, Yazhou Bay Science and Technology City, and more are now fully covered by the 5G network.

With the aim of promoting comprehensive and rapid development of 5G technology, Sanya will focus on the construction of advanced infrastructure, the promotion of 5G applications, and innovation in the 5G industry.

Sanya currently is home to more than 30 projects that use 5G technology, in the following fields: education, medical treatment, culture and tourism, transportation, municipal management, industrial parks, and more.