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A1, NSN demo LTE-Advanced carrier aggregation

Thursday 6 June 2013 | 14:08 CET | News
A1 Telekom Austria has conducted a successful demonstration of LTE-Advanced carrier aggregation using base station hardware from Nokia Siemens Networks. The live demo, which included handling large file transfers with a simultaneous video stream, showcased download speeds of 580 Mbps, more than double the current 4G LTE peak rates. The carrier aggregation feature of LTE-Advanced enables operators to increase transmission bandwidth for LTE services by combining separated frequency bands. This results in higher peak and average data rates. Meanwhile, Telekom Austria Group subsidiary Vipnet in

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia Siemens Networks / Telekom Austria Group / VipNet
Countries: Austria / Eastern Europe
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