Telstra achieves 450Mbps with LTE-A Carrier Aggregation

Thursday 15 May 2014 | 10:08 CET | News
Australian carrier Telstra has demonstrated live network speeds of 450Mbps using LTE Advanced Carrier Aggregation across a trial combination of 1800MHz and 2600MHz bands. Telstra worked with network partner Ericsson to install equipment for two new 4G FDD channels of 20MHz bandwidth each on the 2600MHz spectrum band (40MHz FDD), aggregated with Telstra's live 20MHz of 4G on the 1800MHz band. The result was three simultaneous side-by-side paths for the data to travel through to the operational core network. Telstra also used an advanced prototype Cat 9 engineering device that could combine the

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Companies: Telstra
Countries: Australia
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