Sprint, NSN achieve 2.6Gbps in TD-LTE trial

6 Feb 2014

US mobile giant Sprint and Finnish equipment vendor Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) have achieved downlink transmission speeds of 2.6Gbps over the former’s Time-Division Long Term Evolution (TD-LTE) network, it has been revealed, beating the previous 1.6Gbps record. The trial took place at NSN’s Mountain View facility in California using the commercially-available Flexi Multiradio 10 base station, and is expected to be replicated at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona later this month.

United States, Nokia Networks (formerly NSN), Sprint Corporation