LTE Base station manufacturers

Telecom Service providers install base station to provide cellular mobile and internet services to the wireless mobile and internet users across the globe. In LTE technology base station is referred as eNodeB. In this page we will cover LTE base station manufacturers which are very useful for operators going to provide LTE service. We will cover equipment manufacturers such as NSN, Alcatel Lucent, Ericsson, Motorola, Huawei, ZTE, Tekelec etc. The other suppliers are New postcom equipment company as well as datang mobile communications equipment Company.


Model: Flexi Multiradio 10 LTE Base station :
It is software defined and hence supports LTE, GSM and HSPA technologies which provide voice and data services to the operators. The benefit to the operators is that it can be used in changing bandwidth and customer traffic conditions also. Supports 3 sector RF modules and provides data rate up to 10Gbps. LTE-Advanced and HSPA+ software upgrades are also available. It is flexible to incorporate 6 separate base band chains and can cater speed of up to 2.6Gbps.

Alcatel Lucent

Model: 9100 Multi standard base station :
This equipment is used to deploy GSM, WCDMA and LTE networks. It also supports EDGE and HSPA+ regarding for internet connectivity. It follows software defined architecture and hence can be easily upgraded to latest developments in the wireless technologies/standards as well as addition of new frequency bands. It supports both LTE TDD and LTE FDD topologies. The power output per sector is about 2 X 60 Watt. It supports frequency bands 700, 850, 900, AWS, 1800, 1900, 2100 and 2600MHz. 9700 Series of equipments are also available now.


Model: RBS-6000 Series LTE eNodeB equipment:
It supports 2G, 3G and LTE standards/technologies. Ericsson's capabilities in backhaul for providing LTE solutions for operators include IP RAN, Evolved Packet Core and mobile backhaul. This help operator's meet end to end requirement to install LTE network. Due to support for 2G and 3G, service to their existing 2G/3G customers also been fulfilled. Ericsson is also working to provide support for changing requirements and enhancement in the technologies such as LTE advanced and support of any new frequency bands.


Model: MTS4L TETRA / LTE Base Station :
This series of base station equipments provide benefits to operators due to lower power consumption and reduction in costs due to support for E1 and IP over Ethernet capabilities. It provides secure high speed data connectivity using TETRA enhanced data services. Supports UHF and 800MHz frequency bands. Transmit power of about 25W and 40W available at the base station. It supports dual or triple diversity with duplex or non-duplexed configurations. Higher modulation schemes such as QAM are supported with 25 to 50 KHz of channel bandwidths. Operating LTE bandwidth of 5MHz and 19MHz is supported.


Model: BTS3900/DBS3900 family
This series of base stations from Huawei support multiple technologies/standards. Support bandwidth of up to 100Mbps. It supports GSM, UMTS, LTE TDD and LTE advanced technologies and corresponding RF frequency bands. It has flexible configurations to meet operators need such as indoor, outdoor and distributed network scenarios.


Model ZXSDR 8000 Family :
This equipment supports GSM, CDMA, UMTS, HSPA+ and LTE compliant baseband and radio units. Due to SDR architecture it can also be upgraded to any new standards or enhancement in feature. ZTE works with many telecom service operators including reliance communication in INDIA.


Model: MBS
This LTE base station model from Samsung supports multi-standards and hence it will address requirements from network operators. It provides enhanced performance compare to previous BTSs. It provides support for 2G/3G and can be upgraded to migrate to LTE TDD and LTE FDD technologies. Samsung provides voice over LTE VOIP),small cell, EPC and so on.


Model: Air4Gp Pico base Station: It is designed to incorporate Release 9 and WiMAX 802.16e tests as per specifications in the products. Data rate of 300 Mbps can be achieved and 256 mobile subscribers can access the base station simultaneously. It supports LTE bandwidth such as 5, 10, 15 and 20 MHz bandwidths. 2 X 2 and 4 X 4 variants are also supported. This equipment also supports SDR technology.


LTE Home Subscriber server provides authentication and roaming services to the LTE customers. It supports VOIP and video streaming services.

New Postcom Equipment Co. Ltd

New Postcom Equipment Co. is the leading supplier of TD-SCDMA and TDD LTE base stations. New Postcom manly operates in china region. They have partnered with Wintegra for TDD LTE compliant base stations. Wintegra provides networking and communication solutions and are widely used by manufacturers across the globe. New postcom is also working with Wintegra towards enhancing the existing 3G network with 4G capabilities and infrastructures.

Datang Mobile

Models TLB60A and EMB5116 TD-LTE base stations, model:, model: TLE 3000 EPC
Datang Mobile is leading in the development of LTE TDD based solutions. Their TD-LTE Advanced solution is recognized by ITU. Datang mobile provides end to end solutions for LTE from eNodeB to UE to EPC. TLE3000 has been developed as per ATCA based standard hardware architecture.

RF Wireless World links on LTE conformance documents

LTE UE RF Conformance Tests
LTE UE Physical Layer Measurements
LTE eNodeB RF Conformance Tests
LTE eNodeB Physical Layer Measurements
LTE UE Signalling Conformance Tests

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