Day: March 19, 2019

3GPP Standards Releases

March 19, 2019

The 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) is a collaboration between groups of telecommunications associations, known as Organizational Partners. These Organizational Partners  are Association of Radio Industries and Businesses (ARIB) Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) China Communications Standards Association (CCSA) The European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) Telecommunications Standards Development Society, India (TSDSI) Telecommunications Technology Association, Korea (TTA) Telecommunication […]

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3GPP Release 8

March 19, 2019

3GPP release 8 first time introduce  LTE  Technology.  All following releases  enhanced the technology to next level. 3GPP release 8 provides following feature set for LTE and specifications for this release was frozen in Dec 2008.   High peak data rates : Up to 300 Mbps in Downlink and 75 Mbps in Uplink when using 4×4 MIMO […]

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3GPP Release 9

March 19, 2019

The initial enhancements were included to LTE in 3GPP release 9 as frozen in Dec 2009. These enhancements were the improvements which were left behind from release 8 or perhaps some of them provided some minor improvements in the release 8 features. These enhancements/improvements are listed below Femto Cell as LTE Home eNodeB  MIMO Beam-forming […]

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3GPP Release 10

March 19, 2019

3GPP release 10 driving force to further develop LTE technology towards LTE–Advanced. LTE Release 10 was to provide higher bit rates in a cost efficient way and, at the same time, completely fulfil the requirements set by ITU for IMT Advanced, also referred to as 4G. Its specifications  freeze in 2011. Increased peak data rate, DL […]

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3GPP Release 11

March 19, 2019

3GPP standards development falls into three principal areas: radio interfaces, core networks and services. 3GPP Release 11 standards were frozen in December 2012 with the core network, protocols in December 2012 and radio access network (RAN) protocols  in March 2013.For LTE, Rel-11 provides enhancements to the LTE-Advanced technologies introduced in 3GPP Release 10. Release 11 […]

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3GPP Release 12

March 19, 2019

3 GPP Release 12 was largely completed on-time in March 2015, with a few exceptional features allowed an extension to later in the year. Release 12 builds on the innovations in Release 10 and Release 11 to further increase performance, efficiency and capabilities. All three releases are known as LTE-Advanced. Figure show evolution of LTE Advance. […]

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