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Telstra, Ericsson hit 1 Gbps LTE milestone

Monday 9 November 2015 | 09:40 CET | News
Ericsson and Australian operator Telstra have reached what they described as a key milestone in the development of the LTE standard by hitting record download speeds of up to 1 Gbps on a commercial mobile network. In a live test, the companies aggregated 100MHz of Telstra's spectrum holdings across five separate 4G channels to achieve downlink speeds in excess of 950 Mbps, as measured by the UDP speed test application. In a blog post, Telstra said the 100MHz of spectrum was aggregated across the 700MHz, 1800MHz, 2100MHz, and 2600MHz (2x 20MHz) bands, and delivered to a Cobham Aeroflex TM500

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Companies: Telstra
Countries: Australia / World
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