- 580 Megabit per second peak speed achieved on a live LTE network environment
- Combination of LTE Advanced 4x4 MIMO and Carrier Aggregation delivers best-in-class user experience in most spectrally efficient way
- DT drives LTE Advanced innovation in the industry by enhancing peak data rates more than three times compared to existing LTE networks
Deutsche Telekom demonstrated today 580 Megabits per second over-the-air on its live LTE network in Germany. This was achieved in the world’s first successful introduction of LTE-A 4x4MIMO with carrier aggregation. 600 Megabits per second peak experience is the theoretical maximum in this technology combination.
About Deutsche Telekom Deutsche Telekom is one of the world’s leading integrated telecommunications companies with 140 million mobile customers, over 31 million fixed-network lines and more than 17 million broadband lines (as of September 30, 2013). The Group provides fixed network, mobile communications, Internet and IPTV products and services for consumers and ICT solutions for business customers and corporate customers. Deutsche Telekom is present in around 50 countries and has 230,000 employees worldwide. The Group generated revenues of EUR 58.2 billion in the 2012 financial year - more than half of it outside Germany (as of December 31, 2012).