Novatel Completes HSPA+ Dual-Carrier Data Test
Novatel today announced that it has successfully complete what it calls the first data transmission of HSPA+ dual-carrier technology. HSPA+ dual-carrier technology will enable slightly better throughput and can reach maximum speeds of 42Mbps on the download.
Nov 14, 2018
Motorola and Verizon Wireless say they've successfully completed a 5G NR data transmission test between the Moto Z3 paired with a 5G Moto Mod and Verizon's network. Motorola announced the Moto Z3 for Verizon in August along with a Moto Mod capable of adding 5G to the Z3.
Jul 11, 2019
Qualcomm and T-Mobile have successfully completed the first data call using Qualcomm's X55 modem, the first 5G chip for phones to support all 5G networks to be launched in the US in 2019, including T-Mobile's band 71 (600 MHz). All 5G phones currently on the market in the US use the X50 chip, which only supports mmWave bands and TDD bands such as Sprint's band 41.
May 4, 2020
T-Mobile has successfully tested a variety of 5G SA (stand-alone) technologies on a production network, using hardware from multiple vendors on both the network and device ends. The successful tests pave the way for T-Mobile to launch 5G SA later this year.
Oct 2, 2018
Most cell phones in the U.S. will receive a pair of emergency alerts, sent via text message, on Wednesday, Oct.
Oct 23, 2018
Qualcomm has announced a number of achievements and updates in its work developing 5G NR technologies. First and foremost, the company revealed the second wave of QTM052 mmWave antenna modules with 5G NR specifically for smartphones and other mobile devices.
It's a shame ATT isn't interested
It's a shame ATT isn't interested in nex-gen technologies!
Which is why they won't be #1 anymore. AT&T will be hammered when LTE comes out too. They don't give a darn about their network.