Posts tagged with: mmWave

Dk Testing is Vital to mmWave Circuit Design

Dielectric constant (Dk or relative permittivity) is an important starting point for many circuit designers, whether specifying a printed circuit board (PCB) material for a design or with a material in hand and using its Dk in computer circuit simulations....

Best way to deploy 5G mmWave? Use repeater tech, says Mobile Experts

What’s the best way to deploy a high capacity 5G millimeter wave network? Incorporate a mix of commercially available repeater tech, according to new research by Mobile Experts, which found operators could cut costs by as much as 52% compared...

Qualcomm marks Snapdragon X65 milestone ahead of China mmWave rollouts

With an eye toward rollouts in China, Qualcomm Technologies announced that it completed the world’s first 5G millimeter wave (mmWave) data connection with support for 200 MHz carrier bandwidth. To accomplish the milestone, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System powered...

Ericsson, MediaTek notch 495 Mbps uplink with mmWave and carrier aggregation

Ericsson and MediaTek are claiming a new uplink speed record after a successful test using carrier aggregation and millimeter wave spectrum. The demo aggregated four 100-megahertz component carriers (or channels) of mmWave spectrum in the 39 GHz band combined with one 20-meghertz...

Boingo to equip 12 airports with AT&T’s mmWave 5G

Boingo Wireless, well known for its distributed antenna system (DAS) and Wi-Fi expertise, is bringing millimeter wave 5G connectivity from AT&T to 12 airports across the U.S. Boingo CEO Mike Finley anticipates other carriers to follow in bringing 5G to...

Etheric Networks purchasing Verizon’s remaining LMDS mmWave licenses

Etheric Networks is purchasing 19 LMDS millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum licenses from Verizon, representing the remainder of the carrier’s holdings in the bands. Fierce reported on the potential deal in April. License assignment applications filed June 7 with the Federal...

UScellular, Nokia, Qualcomm stretch 5G mmWave 10 km in new record

UScellular continues to push the reach of 5G millimeter wave spectrum, hitting a new record of 10 km (about 6.2 miles) in new tests with Nokia and Qualcomm. Pushing the distance helps tee up fixed wireless access (FWA) service in...

Movandi demos 5G mmWave repeater tech for C-V2X

Startup Movandi completed a successful demo on Verizon’s 5G network, showcasing how its repeater technology can expand millimeter wave for connected vehicles and C-V2X applications. Driving 1.4 kilometers on a city street in San Jose, California with a Movandi-powered indoor BeamXR...

Ericsson adds C-band, mmWave, 5G CBRS radios for U.S. indoor coverage

Ericsson hopes to help deliver 5G coverage indoors, announcing millimeter wave and mid-band 5G indoor radios for the U.S. market.  The Swedish vendor expects its millimeter wave small cell, the Ericsson Indoor AIR 1279, to be available in the third...

UScellular extends mmWave reach for rural areas in 5G FWA trial

UScellular this week showed millimeter wave isn’t just for high-density urban areas, stretching signals over a distance of 7 kilometers (around 4.35 miles) with sustained average download speeds of 1 Gbps in a 5G fixed wireless access trial.   It...