Hutchison Telecom Hong Kong (HTHK) owns a world-class 100G optical-fibre backbone network and our backhaul connection has been upgraded to 1Gbps. 3Home Broadband continues to expand its coverage and expects to provide 1G Fibre-to-the-Home service to 80% of households in Hong Kong by the end of 2017. Our 4K Broadband subscribers are enjoying service experience guarantee, promising a seamless video watching experience.
Unified Network for a Unified Customer Experience
3HK is showing leading performance, because all connections to optical-fibre lease lines have been upgraded to 1Gbps for higher speed and better coverage. Its Wi-Fi hotspots are connected by 1Gbps optical-fibre backhaul.
The Largest Wi-Fi Network in Town*
We have over 20,000 Wi-Fi hotspots and expect it to reach 23,000 by the end of the year. To put this into perspective, there will be 20 hotspots per square kilometre of Hong Kong's land area. Enjoy our ultra-speed network powered by our 1Gbps backhaul connection anytime, anywhere. No more worries about mobile data usage!
Our Wi-Fi network covers popular shopping malls, including Hysan Place, Sogo TST, Whampoa Fashion World, Festival Walk, Olympian City, TMT Plaza, Lee Tung Avenue and chain retail stores includes Watson's, ParkN shop, Fortress, Eslite, Hong Kong Jockey Club Off-course Betting Centres and most 3Shops. It is everywhere you need it!
*Based on a review of the number of hotspots featured on the websites of 6 WiFi service providers in Hong Kong at midnight on 22nd September 2016. Each WiFi service location provides one or more WiFi hotspots. WiFi is applicable to designated WiFi service locations and hotspots. Number of WiFi service locations and hotspots quoted is based on service provider’s information. Each WiFi service location may include different numbers of hotspots. When the WiFi signal is weak or unavailable, service may automatically be accessed by mobile data and mobile data charge will incur based on user’s monthly tariff plan.
# 1,000Mbps is the network specification of the backhaul broadband which is applicable to selected hotspots in limited locations only. All these hotspots are served by 802.11n Wi-Fi technology which delivers a maximum throughput of 300Mbps.