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Verizon, Ericsson achieve over 1 Gbps with Qualcomm LTE Cat 18 modem

Monday 21 August 2017 | 16:41 CET | News
Verizon, Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies said they achieved an industry first with commercial silicon and network infrastructure, delivering 1.07Gbps download speeds over a Cat 18 LTE network. The companies used the Qualcomm Snapdragon X20 LTE modem, the first announced modem to support Category 18 LTE speeds, during an Ericsson lab trial. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Qualcomm / Verizon
Countries: United States / World
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