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Telefonica, Nokia, Qualcomm hit 800 Mbps in 4G network demo

Tuesday 11 October 2016 | 15:00 CET | News
Telefonica announced that it reached download speeds of up to 800 Mbps on its own 4G radio network in a trial featuring a combination of several technical advances. To conduct the demonstration, the operator used Nokia radio network equipment and a test terminal equipped with Qualcomm's Snapdragon X16 LTE modem, both of which support 4x4 MIMO and 256QAM technology, on an LTE-A network with dual-carrier aggregation. In a statement, Telefonica said the 4x4 MIMO (Multiple-input Multiple-output) technology serves to multiply the number of data paths between a cell site and the phone, while the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia / Qualcomm / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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