NEW DELHI: Swedish manufacturer of telecommunications equipment Ericsson Y Singtel On Wednesday it said that they have reached maximum download speeds of 5.4Gbps using 5G standalone (SA) New dual radio connectivity (NR-DC).
The companies added Singtel’s spectrum holdings in the mid-band spectrum (3.5GHz) and the mmWave band (28GHz).
Ericsson and Singtel used Ericsson’s 5G Radio Access Network (RAN) equipment and solutions and cloud-native dual-mode 5G Core network solutions, as well as a test device powered by the Snapdragon RF-modem. Qualcomm X65 5G to achieve download speeds.
Mark Chong, Singtel Group CTO, said: “This 5G breakthrough demonstrates our commitment to continually innovate and maximize the potential of what this evolving technology can offer. The increased speed will help pave the way for many new applications as we seek to generate transformative benefits for consumers and businesses. “
The future implementation of 5G SA dual connectivity in Singapore will help accelerate the adoption of 5G for both consumers and businesses, create new business opportunities, strengthen the local 5G ecosystem and drive the future readiness of Singtel’s network.
“In Singapore, we are constantly driving technological innovations together with Singtel. As a leader in 5G, we strive to expand the potential of unlimited connectivity and further enhance digital transformation to benefit industries, consumers and societies, ”he added. Martin Wiktorin, Director of Ericsson Singapore, Brunei and the Philippines.