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LTE Base Station Classifications

As per 3GPP reference 36.104 release 12, there are four classes for the base stations based on the rated power is listed below S.No. 3GPP Base station Class Rated O/p Tx Power Base Station Type 1 Wide Area Base Station  No Upper limited defined by 3GPP, Max power is restricted by local Regulatory Macro Cell Base station 2 Medium Area Base Station  <=38 dBm for single antenna Port Micro Cell Base station 3 Local Area Base Station  <= 24 dBm for single antenna Port Pico Cell Base station 4 Home...