according to its co-founder and chairman Jun Lei. Few other companies in China are also interested in 6g. Among them are ZTE and Chinese telecom, both of which signed an agreement to research 6g together in May. Oppo and Huawei have also shown interest in 6g.
It was back in May when Xiaomi first publicly shown their interest in 6g. One of the four proposals that were brought up in Two sessions, which is China’s annual legislative meeting,
talks about the establishment of satellite internet as a strategic industry by including private companies. It was clarified later that Xiaomi would not launch satellites itself.
Sources claim that the first results of 6g will be within the year 2023. And within 2030
preliminary commercial use would be possible.