Orange Spain begins LTE-A trials in Valencia

Friday 21 March 2014 | 10:48 CET | News
Orange Spain has carried out the first LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) trials in the city of Valencia. The operator achieved download speeds of around 222 Mbps during the trials, a figure that is "very close to the maximum theoretical speed of 225 Mbps available on the bandwidth used", which combined 20 MHz from the 2.6 GHz spectrum band and 10 MHz from the 1.8 GHz band to reach the equivalent of 30 MHz. Orange used Huawei's SingleRAN technology for the trial and, according to a report in Cinco Dias, the companies are looking to set up another six nodes in Valencia to create a small network in the city

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei China / Movistar / Orange Spain / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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