Orange Espana demos 50Gbps fibre, 1Gbps LTE-A downloads

27 Feb 2019

Orange Espana has achieved downlink transmission speeds approaching 1Gbps (997.82Mbps) using carrier aggregation (CA). The trial – which was staged to coincide with the 2019 Mobile World Congress (MWC) event in Barcelona – saw Orange utilise spectrum in the 1800MHz and 2600MHz bands. In another trial of note, Orange says that it has notched up download speeds of 50Gbps over its fibre-optic infrastructure.

Spain, Orange Espana (incl. Jazztel)