Carrier China Unicom
CountryChina
Subscribers183 million[1]
TechnologiesDC-HSPA,HSPA+,HSDPA,UMTS,EDGE,GPRS,GSM
Max Download Speed3.6 Mbps
Max Upload Speed384 kbps
Frequency bands
GPRS/EDGE1800/900 MHz
WCDMA2100 MHz
CertificationsGCF, CMII (China), CCC (China)
Applicable ModulesGPRS Modules ,EDGE Modules ,UMTS Modules ,HSDPA 3.6 Modules ,HSDPA 7.2 Modules ,HSDPA 14.4 Modules ,HSPA+ 21 Modules ,DC-HSPA+ 42 Modules
M2M Developer SupportYes
M2M Service PlatformN/A
AT Command Reference
Module Selection Guide
Online AT Tester
Device Certification Guide
M2M Carrier Guide

Regulatory Agency          MIIT

China Unicom is based in China and provides M2M services on DC-HSPA,HSPA+,HSDPA,UMTS,EDGE,GPRS,GSM technologies.China Unicom M2M developer support information is also available at the website.M2M service platform is available through N/A. M2M vertical markets focus for this carrier are Asset Management ,Telematics ,Telehealth ,Digital Signage ,Fleet Tracking ,Remote Monitoring ,Mobile Payment ,Security ,Public Safety ,SmartGrid. M2M data plans are available in China Unicom website.

Telefonica is part owner of China Unicom. Both companies have formed a strategic alliance for M2M opportunities.They have also developed a remote mangement service for embedded M2M SIMs.


[1] - Subscriber number as of 2012.Please check the carrier website for up-to-date information

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