Ericsson achieves 5 Gbps in live tests of pre-standard 5G

Wednesday 2 July 2014 | 09:00 CET | News
Ericsson said it has achieved speeds of 5 Gbps in live, over-the-air demonstrations of its pre-standard 5G network technology. The tests used the new 15 GHz frequency band and was witnessed by NTT Docomo and SK Telecom senior management at Ericsson's lab in Kista, Sweden. Ericsson noted that 5G implementation for commercial mobile networks was expected in 2020. The live demonstration employed an innovative new radio interface concept and advanced Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) technology. The company added that its 5G network includes new antenna technologies with wider bandwidths,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: NTT DoCoMo / SK Telecom
Countries: World
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I am really skeptical about what would be the commercial application for such high speeds... maybe in 2020 we shall be exposed to that!
Anonymous @ 2/7/2014 - 15:43

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