Shenzhen is the Silicon Valley of Asia embracing innovation and technology from Bloomberg and Wired [Videos]

David Ho   |   June 17, 2020

We have compiled the videos that Bloomberg, and Wired did about Shenzhen showing the awesome power of the city’s innovation. It is at least the hardware Silicon Valley of Asia. When reporters come here they marvel at the dynamism of the city. So many people have come here to make their fortune. There are even books written about how Shenzhen is outsmarting the West.

The People’s Republic of The Future

Published in May 2019, this video shows the buzz of Shenzhen and how it is embracing innovation. It is 30 minutes long with 1.6 million views.

Bloomberg Youtube video Hello World Shenzhen

Bloomberg also did a shorter piece prior to this one called Inside China’s Future Factory.

Bloomberg Youtube video Hello World Shenzhen China’s Future Factory

Shenzhen: The Silicon Valley of Hardware (Full Documentary) | Future Cities | WIRED

This hour long documentary was published in 2016 and features interviews with such Huaqiang Bei hardware legendaries such as Bunny Huang. It is already over 10 million views.

Wired Full Documentary on Shenzhen: The Silicon Valley of Hardware

Shenzhen China – Silicon Valley of Asia?

This video by CoolVision also has almost half a million views and drives you around Shenzhen.

Is Shenzhen China the next Silicon Valley of Asia?

Shenzhen: The Migrant Experiment

Everybody is actually a migrant in Shenzhen and this documentary from ChinaMatters talks to them to show how the city has changed from a fishing village to an innovation powerhouse.

Shenzhen: the Migrant Experiment from China Matters


The momentum that Shenzhen has in technology especially hardware can’t be matched anywhere around the world. Innovation is everywhere in the city and the new Internet companies are being built here.

Watch YouTube videos of a family in Shenzhen.

Listen to Podcasts about Startups in Shenzhen China.