LTE Broadcast

World’s first wide-scale 700MHz LTE Broadcast trial launched in Munich

Nokia Networks has announced what it says will be the world’s first field trial of wide-area LTE Broadcast technology, using a single LTE frequency within the UHF spectrum in Munich, Germany. According to the Espoo, Finland-based technology provider, the single frequency network (SFN)-based trial will see all base stations use exactly the same frequency to […]

Russia’s Megafon reportedly testing LTE Broadcast

Russian mobile operator Megafon has reportedly begun testing LTE Broadcast technology from Huawei.  According to local trade news site ComNews, Megafon is testing LTE Broadcast technology, centred on the eMBMS enhanced multicast standard, in Moscow using capacity in the 2.6GHz range. According to the report, Megafon is testing the broadcast of multiplexed channels rather than […]