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Technology, Wireless

Like it or not, mmWave spectrum is key to 5G success

July 6, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

As 5G has gone from R&D and executive talk tracks to lab testing and standardization to field deployment and commercialization and onto further scale, technological enhancement and network optimization, the value proposition–particularly with regard to the role of mmWave spectrum—has […]


Technology, Wireless

Ericsson, Telia carry out 5G tests in Norway using mmWave spectrum

May 16, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Telia Norway and Ericsson have carried out 5G tests using mmWave spectrum, achieving download speeds of close to 4 Gbps, the vendor said in a release. The 26 GHz mmWave tests in the Norwegian cities of Oslo, Trondheim and Lillestrøm […]


News

Samsung, Qualcomm Hit 8.08Gbps in 5G SA Dual Connectivity Test

January 12, 2022

Via: The Fast Mode

Samsung recently announced that it has successfully demonstrated 5G standalone (SA) dual connectivity that aggregated mmWave and mid-band spectrum to reach speeds of 8.08Gbps. Conducted in Samsung’s Plano, Texas lab, it resulted in the fastest downlink speeds recorded using a […]


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Verizon’s Chief Revenue Officer on how 5G will help the carrier become a ‘full’ connectivity provider

August 25, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon has been expanding its 5G Home broadband offering across the U.S., with the service available in parts of 52 cities as of early August. According to Verizon Consumer Group’s Chief Revenue Officer Frank Boulben, the service, which runs on […]


News, Technology, Wireless

T-Mo US has fastest, most available 5G network, according to OpenSignal

April 29, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Since the release of OpenSignal’s previous report in January, the availability of 5G under all three major U.S. carriers increased. T-Mobile US maintained its lead when it comes to 5G speed, availability and reach; however, Verizon claimed the fasted 5G […]


News

Optus reaches 10 Gbps on 5G live site with Nokia

April 7, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Finnish vendor Nokia and Australian operator Optus claimed a record aggregate site throughput after hitting download rates of 10Gbps using 800MHz of mmWave spectrum at a live 5G site in Brisbane. Nokia stated the demonstration employed its AirScale Radio equipment […]


Wireless

NBN claims world record for long-range 5G mmWave transmission

January 14, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) is laying claim to the world record for long-range 5G transmission using millimeter wave spectrum during live testing at a proof-of-concept site near Mortlake, Victoria. With its partners — Ericsson, Qualcomm and Casa Systems — […]


Wireless

Australia offers 5G mmWave spectrum licenses to 15 operators

December 23, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Australian media and communications regulator ACMA announced that a total of 15 applicant companies have all been offered a license in the 26 GHz and 28 GHz bands. The watchdog said that the successful applicants are MarchNet, Dreamtilt, Field Solutions […]


Wireless

Ericsson to supply mmWave equipment, services to US Cellular

July 28, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The same day that US Cellular revealed that it’s working with Nokia to add 5G millimeter-wave capabilities in the 24 GHz and 28 GHz spectrum bands to its network, the carrier also announced plans to expand its partnership with Ericsson, […]


Wireless

‘Wireless is the new fiber,’ says Cambium Networks as it intros new Wi-Fi 6 products

June 25, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Cambium Networks believes that wireless is the new fiber and is embracing both Wi-Fi 6 and 60 GHz mmWave technology. According to Atul Bhatnagar, Cambium Networks CEO, doing so has made it possible for the company’s new Wi-Fi 6 products […]