A1 Telekom stages LTE-Advanced trial with NSN; achieves 580Mbps download speeds

6 Jun 2013

A1 Telekom Austria, the country’s leading mobile operator by subscribers, has announced that it has conducted a successful demonstration of Long Term Evolution-Advanced (LTE-A) technology in Vienna, in association with Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN). The live demo, which saw the carrier handle large file transfers while running a simultaneous video stream, showcased download speeds of 580Mbps.