Bouygues demonstrates tri-band LTE-A, plans launch in H1

Friday 6 February 2015 | 13:46 CET | News
French operator Bouygues Telecom, Qualcomm and Ericsson have demonstrated the first ultra-high broadband communications in France using three channel aggregation. It is the first operator to have passed the 300 Mbps download rate over LTE-A, using 800 MHz, 1,800 MHz and 2.6 GHz frequencies. The demonstrator used a spectrum bandwidth of 45 MHz and carried by Bouygues' network using a terminal with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 SoC with a new-generation modem and Ericsson RBS 6000 multi-standard base stations. The tests reached peaks significantly higher than 300 Mbps. Bouygues Telecom will start

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bouygues Telecom / Qualcomm
Countries: France
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