Tribune news Network Doha Huawei officially launched its 5G multi-mode chipset Balong 5000 on Tuesday along with the first commercial 5G device powered by it, the Huawei 5G CPE Pro. "Together, these two new products will provide the world's fastest wireless connections for your smartphone, your home, the office, and on the go," Huawei said in statement. "The Balong 5000 will open up a whole new world to consumers," said CEO of Huawei's Consumer Business Group, Richard Yu. "It will enable everything to sense, and will provide the high-speed connections needed for pervasive intelligence. Powered by the Balong 5000, the Huawei 5G CPE Pro enables consumers to access networks more freely and enjoy an incredibly fast connected experience. Balong 5000 officially unlocks the 5G era. This chipset supports a broad range of 5G products in addition to smartphones, including home broadband devices, vehicle-mounted devices, and 5G modules. It will provide consumers with a brand new 5G experience across multiple scenarios. Powered by Balong 5000, the Huawei 5G CPE Pro supports both 4G and 5G wireless connections. On a 5G network, a 1-GB HD video clip can be downloaded within three seconds, and 8K video can be streamed smoothly without lag.