Korean mobile carrier SK Telecom has announced that they will be launching an ultra fast LTE network this year, and the network will come with download speed of up to a massive 300 Mbps.
The new 300 Mbps LTE will use LTE-A or LTE Advanced which aggregates 3 bands, 20MHZ+10MHz+10MHz, and this will give speeds of up to 300Mbps.
“With the successful development of “LTE-Advanced 3 Band CA”, SK Telecom further strengthens its global leadership in telecommunications technologies,” said Park Jin-hyo, Senior Vice President and Head of Network Technology R&D Center at SK Telecom. “SK Telecom will continue to make strenuous efforts to provide unmatched service quality and speeds, which will lead to the overall advancement of the global telecommunications industry.
The 300Mbps LTE Advanced network will be launching before the end of the year, although the company is also working on an even faster LTE-A network.
SK Telecom have announced that will be be chowcasing a new LTE Advanced 3 Band CA which is made up of 20MHz+20MHz+20MHz at Mobile World Congress next month, and this will be capable of even faster speeds of up to 450Mbps.