Analyst Angle: Gigabit LTE better on Android

Some people may think that 600Mbps is more than halfway to 1 Gbps, so what’s the difference? Qualcomm recently commissioned Signals Research Group (SRG), a well-respected wireless-benchmarking firm, to find out. The tests compared a Galaxy S8 phone, capable of Gigabit LTE operation, against a “generic” smartphone using a Cat12 modem. This less-advanced phone represents the LTE capabilities of Cat12 devices from Apple and others.

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  • Analyst Angle: Gigabit LTE better on Android

    November 30, 2017

    Some people may think that 600Mbps is more than halfway to 1 Gbps, so what’s the difference? Qualcomm recently commissioned Signals Research Group (SRG), a well-respected wireless-benchmarking firm, to find out. The tests compared a Galaxy S8 phone, capable of Gigabit LTE operation, against a “generic” smartphone using a Cat12 modem. This less-advanced phone represents the LTE capabilities of Cat12 devices from Apple and others.

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    August 9, 2017

    Michael Thelander, president and founder of analyst firm Signals Research Group, said his company has been working closely with clients to measure leadership in the standards process.

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    June 27, 2017

    According to a new report from Signals Research Group (SRG), a number of items related to work on the 5G non-standalone New Radio specification have been delayed or stopped.

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