In early December, the national finals of the 4th “Bloom Cup” 5G Application Contest came to an end in Shenzhen. The “Popular Qitian Shougang No. 1 Melting Furnace 5G Cloud XR Project” jointly created by Beijing Mobile, the popular Qitian Group, China Mobile Research Institute and ZTE won the first prize. It is understood that this is also the only project that landed in Beijing among the 17 first-class projects, and has become a benchmark project for 5G applications in Beijing.
The “Bloom Cup” 5G Application Contest is hosted by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. It is one of the most influential 5G application contests in China. This year, more than 12,000 projects participated in the competition. “Beijing’s popular Qitian Shougang No. 1 Melting Furnace 5G Cloud XR Project” has overcome difficulties all the way and won the first prize of the Cloud XR track and the first prize of the national finals.
The “Popular Qitian Shougang No. 1 Melting Furnace 5G Cloud XR Project” will design and construct dozens of large-scale XR interactive experience projects in the Shougang No. 1 blast furnace industrial heritage park, creating the world’s first cultural technology that combines XR technology with a century-old industrial heritage. paradise. The project covers an area of about 25,000 square meters and consists of a virtual reality museum, an immersive theater, VR e-sports, a Winter Olympics project experience center, specialty merchandise shopping, a future interactive restaurant with light and shadow, and a holographic bar. The park uses the latest technologies such as 5G edge computing, 5G cloud platform, and VR interaction to closely integrate traditional sports and modern virtual reality technologies to achieve the perfect integration of technology and culture. In the VR gaming zone, a 5G VR edge computing solution was introduced. Players don’t need to carry a heavy backpack, they only need to wear a VR headset, and they can go lightly and participate in various fighting and sports games flexibly and remotely. Players team up to explore without worrying about network delay caused by distance.
It is reported that the project will open in March next year to welcome guests. After the project is completed, it will become the largest virtual reality experience center in North China, and it will also be the world’s first international cultural and technological paradise built by integrating XR technology and century-old industrial heritage.
Beijing Mobile stated that it will actively respond to the capital’s development strategy, continue to deepen its exploration in the 5G+XR field, and provide the citizens of the capital with a richer, more layered and broader category of 5G virtual products, and help the construction and development of the capital’s cultural and entertainment highlands.