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Sprint adopts HPUE to improve 2.5 GHz band coverage

Wednesday 14 December 2016 | 08:57 CET | News
Sprint announced a new technique to optimise performance on its 2.5 GHz spectrum. The High Performance User Equipment (HPUE) is expected to give Sprint customers better coverage and faster data speeds in more locations. At an event in New York City, Sprint showed how the technology can extend its 2.5 GHz coverage by up to 30 percent to nearly match its mid-band 1.9 GHz spectrum performance, including indoors. Certified by 3GPP earlier this month, HPUE is a new power class – Power Class 2 – for end-user devices such as smartphones, and is designed to improve the performance of TDD-LTE Band 41

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Companies: China Mobile / Sprint
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