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Telefonica to use Xilinx chips in O-RAN 4G and 5G network rollout

Thursday 19 March 2020 | 13:57 CET | News
US chipmaker Xilinx has revealed more details of its partnership with Telefonica to further develop open radio-access network (O-RAN) technologies in the Spanish operator's 4G and 5G networks. In the initial implementation, Xilinx will provide its Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC in the 4G and 5G radio. The chip supplier said the RFSoC integrates the front end of the RF signal chain, enabling users to increase performance and board density while reducing power consumption.

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Companies: Telefonica / Xilinx
Countries: Spain / World
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