Claro activates 4.5G technology in 140 cities

Friday 2 February 2018 | 12:16 CET | News
Brazilian mobile operator Claro announced the launch of 4.5G technology in another 140 cities, offering browsing speeds up to 10 times faster than conventional 4G. According to the operator, the 4.5G networks bring three new technical features: carrier aggregation (combining 2600 MHz, 700 MHz, 1800 MHz and 850 MHz band spectrum), MIMO 4x4; and advanced 256QAM modulation. The list of compatible devices includes the Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8, LG G6, Sony Xperia XZ Premium, iPhone 8 and iPhone X. The top speeds will be available to all customers, regardless of the plan contracted.

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