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Orange, Ericsson, Qualcomm demo mobile downlink on L-band

Friday 22 February 2013 | 09:44 CET | News
France Telecom-Orange, Ericsson and Qualcomm completed the world's first live demonstration of supplemental downlink technology on L-band frequencies on Orange France's network in Toulouse. The L-band's 1.45-1.49GHz spectrum was recently reserved for supplemental downlink technology by the European Conference of Postal and Telecommunications Administration (CEPT). The trial system was authorised by French telecom regulator Arcep in June 2012. It combines L-band frequencies in the downlink mode with traditional 2.1GHz frequencies owned by Orange to boost downlink capacity. The trial network

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Arcep / CEPT / Orange Business France / Qualcomm
Countries: World
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