Samsung and Marvell have announced a new system-on-a-chip design for massive MIMO and advanced radios. It will become available to Tier One operators in the second quarter of the year.
Samsung has announced a new software solution for its Massive MIMO radios, which will enable a 30% improvement in throughput for users on the move. It will upgrade its radios this year.
EE, Qualcomm, and Sony have demoed gigabit 4G in London for the first time. EE says the faster 4G iteration will come to densely populated areas in the future, including Manchester and Birmingham.
Ericsson, one of the companies involved in developing 5G networks, has been field-testing some of its technologies and has achieved some very impressive speeds, as well as other improvements.