Flexi EDGE BTS Modules

•Required Modules •Optional Modules

giving brief technical specifications • Name the Required units. giving descriptions • Name the Optional units.Objectives After the module the participant will be able to: • Describe in detail the units in Nokia Flexi EDGE BTS. with descriptions .

5 kg • In cabinet installations max module depth is 422 mm . (H x W x D) • Weight 28. (H x W x D) • Weight 10 kg (+ 5 kg for casing and covers) • 4 HU module (RTC only) • Only for cabinet installations • 171 x 447 x 415 [mm].Nokia Flexi BTS modules • 3 HU modules • For stand alone and cabinet installations • 133 x 447 x 560 [mm]. (H x W x D) • Weight 10 … 20 kg (+ 6 kg for casing and covers) • 2 HU modules • For stand alone and cabinet installations 560 mm 447 mm • 89 x 447 x 560 [mm].

3HU) • Module for BTS common functionalities and internal/external connections • Supports up to 6 DTRX modules (up to 12TRX) • 5 main functions of the module: • BTS O&M: SW downloading and storing (2 * BTS SW). Local Management Port (LMP) Out In PDU (power distribution unit) 48V intake 1xEAC (External Alarm & Control) 12x alarm inputs+6x control outputs Interchangeable Transport module: 8xE1. 8xE1/T1 or 2x Flexbus HU = 44. reference clock and alarms • BTS integrated transport: Abis transmission • BB switching: communication between modules via Ethernet switch • BTS power distribution: single point for power intake and power distribution to all modules Synchronization • BTS internal and external synchronization PDU (power distribution unit) 6x48V to other modules 6x Ethernet to DTRX or RTC Site support system. configuration management. Aux equipment Q1.Nokia Flexi EDGE System Module (ESMA. MIBBU alarms (6).4 mm .

2HU) • Dual TRX module (DTRX) is a 2 carrier TRX unit. used as: • • • • a stand alone TRX module (2 TRX capacity) or a Sector module with the Dual duplexer module (2 TRX capacity) or as Double Power TRX. IDD (1 TRX capacity) • DTRX consists of: • BB part that is common to both TRXs • RF part with 2 independent transmit (TX) chains and 4 receive (RX) chains • 0-2 Wideband combiner (WBC) sub-modules • RX connections for diversity: • 2-way diversity: • 4-way diversity: 2 RX inputs/DTRX used when both TRXs are in same sector 4 RX inputs/DTRX used when TRXs of the DTRX are in 2 different sectors 4 RX inputs/DTRX used (supported only with SRC or DPTRX) • DTRX connected to system module via single Gigabit Ethernet interface • Power feed from system module via single cable 1xDTRX-DDU 1xPower 1xBus HU = 44.4 mm 0-2xWideband combiners Phase feedback from WBC (DPTRX) TX 1 4xRX TX 2 . DPTRX (1 TRX capacity) or for Intelligent Downlink Diversity.Nokia Flexi EDGE Dual TRX Module (EXxA.

Nokia Flexi EDGE Dual Duplexer Module (ERxA.4 mm . 1HU) • Dual duplexer (DDU) module together with Dual TRX create a logical Sector module • Min 1 DDU per sector is needed • DDU is attached to DTRX module • DDU provides • duplex functionality to combine TX and RX signals to same antenna feeder • multicoupling • 2 antenna connections (for 1 or 2 sectors) • 2 TX inputs and 4+4 RX outputs (4 RX from antenna 1 and 4 RX from antenna 2) • DDU contains • 2 duplex filter • 2 Low Noise Amplifiers (LNAs) with high/low gain support for RX signal • 2 Bias-Ts with VSWR measurement functionality • TRX loop is controlled through the DDU • Common TRX loop for all TRXs in same sector • Loop can be performed from either TX to any of 8 RX outputs (only 1 TX and 1 RX can be simultaneously tested) Ant 1 TX 1 RX for 4xRX 1 4xRX 2 RX for TX 2 external external BTS BTS Ant 2 HU = 44.

Flexi EDGE Wideband Combiner DP There are three variants: • EWGA • EWDA • EWPA 850/900 MHz Bands 1800 MHz Band 1900 MHz Band TXa TXb TXout Specifications: • TXa or TXb to TXout <3.5dBm • Max power (CW) 48dBm (63 Watts) TxB Tx Out 50 Ohms ”DP” Connector is for use in DPTRX mode. Connects to the ”DP” connector on DTRX (EXxA) One or Two can be fitted to a DTRX TxA 50 Ohms 50 Ohms TCC PHASE DETECTOR Block Diagram .

Flexi EDGE Sector Module • Sector module is a logical unit consisting of 2 building blocks: • Dual TRX (DTRX) module • Dual duplexer module • Minimum one Sector module is needed per sector • There is space for 1-2 optional Wideband combiner (WBC) submodules in DTRX module • For 4-way UL diversity 2 Sector modules are needed per sector • Both units fit into a 3HU casing Dual duplexer module 3HU Dual TRX module .

e. Power distribution part has six 48V outputs • Providing 12 Ethernet and synchronization connections to DTRX (DTRX 112) and 1 connection to System module PDU (power distribution unit) 6x48V to other modules 12x Ethernet to DTRX Ethernet to System module PDU (power distribution unit) 48V intake . System extension module for 7-12 DTRX) • System extension module is always required for RTC configurations • All TRXs must be connected to same system module for BB hopping • The functionalities of System extension module: • Power distribution to additional modules (i. DTRX 7-12).Nokia Flexi EDGE System Extension Module (ESEA. 3HU) • System extension module is required for large BTS configurations (System module for 1-6 DTRX.

RS-485) DTRX Module 1.. RS-485) Ethernet Switch DTRX Interface Switch Extension Sub-Module System Extension Module 6 (GE.6 System Core Sub-Module DTRX 6 System Module ECxA 1-3 ESMA on its own controls TRX’s… .ESMA compared to ESEA 6 6 DTRX 1 DTRX 2 DTRX 3 DTRX 4 DTRX 5 Power Distribution Sub-Module FEPD Interface (CAN) Power Distribution Sub-Module FEPD Interface (CAN) 1 X Network processor System Module Ethernet switch 2 3 4 5 6 Ethernet Switch X ESM Interface (GE..The ESMA now is used only for the ECxA’s (RTC ..When ESEA is used. RS-485) DTRX Module 7. the ESEA controls the TRX’ .12 X DTRX Interface 6 (GE.

Nokia Flexi EDGE RTC Module. cavity combining (ECxA. 4HU) • Optional RTC module for ETSI frequency bands combines max 6 TRX/antenna • • • • • Min 1 RTC per sector is needed • RTC provides: Combining of up to 6 TX signals to same antenna feeder Duplex functionality to combine TX and RX signals to same antenna feeder Multicoupling 2 antenna connections (for 1 or 2 sectors) • 6 TX inputs and 3+3 RX outputs (3 RX from antenna 1 and 3 RX from antenna 2) • RTC module contains: • • • • • 6 2 2 2 tunable cavity combiner Low Noise Amplifiers (LNAs) for RX signal duplex filter Bias-Ts with VSWR measurement functionality • TRX loop is controlled through the RTC • DTRX connected to system module via single Gigabit Ethernet interface • Power feed from system module via single cable RX ext Out Bus Status Antenna Power in Loop can be performed from 6 TX to any of 6 RX outputs (only 1 TX and 1 RX can be simultaneously tested) 6xRX RX ext In Ant RX div HU = 44.4 mm 6xTX .

Nokia Flexi EDGE BTS powering: distributed power supply • System module distributes power to other modules • All modules generate own internal voltages • BTS powering may be supplied from: • Nokia Flexi Power AC/DC module (with or without battery) providing 48VDC input to the power distribution • Nokia Flexi Power DC/DC module (24/48VDC) • Integrated long term battery backup (MIBBU) • Standard Site support cabinet DTRX module DTRX module 48VDC System module DTRX module RTC module .

3HU) • Power module provides the casing and cable connectors for 4 power sub-modules • input / output terminals.Nokia Flexi Power Module (FPMA. output DC and alarm cables • Power AC-DC sub-module (FPAA) • 230V AC  48V DC converter • 0…4 FPAA per Power module.output to BTS FPMA with 3 AC/DC sub-modules and 1 Flexi Power Battery . 1kW power each • includes AC-filters • Battery sub-module (FPBA) • gives minute-level back-up when AC mains are down • 0…4 FPBA per Power module (except – how can they be charged?) AC input cabling to FPMA AC feed to FPAA (3pcs) + 48VDC .

Nokia Flexi Power DC-DC 24V Module (FPDA. 2HU) • Optional DC/DC converts from external 24V DC to internal 48V DC • 1 DC-DC module gives up to 2kW power • Useful in swap-out scenarios 48DCV output 24 V DC input .

Summary of units .

Main modules of Nokia Flexi EDGE BTS Sector module (3HU) • Logical module comprising Dual TRX and Dual duplexer modules System Module (3 HU) • O&M.4 mm . power distribution. BiasT • Min 1/ sector. paired with Dual TRX module Dual TRX module (2HU) • 2 carrier unit • Either stand-alone or part of Sector module HU = 44. system bus Dual duplexer module (optional) (1HU) • Duplexing & multicoupling. VSWR.

8 x E1 asymmetrical sub-module 8 x E1/T1 symmetrical submodule 2 x Nokia Flexbus sub-module System extension module (3HU) • For over 12TRX and RTC configurations • Power distribution. max 2/DTRX Transmission sub-modules 2. system bus Module casings • 2HU and 3HU casings for module stacking. Bias T Wideband combiner submodule • 2:1 combiner • Attached to DTRX.4 mm . guiding airflows and finalizing IP55 protection Cabinets: indoor and outdoor • Optional cabinets where required Covers • Front and back covers for modules Common modules with Nokia Flexi WCDMA BTS HU = 44. 3. ETSI frequencies • Duplexing & multicoupling.Optional modules and sub-modules (1) Remote Tune Combiner module (4HU) • 6:1 combiner. 4. VSWR.

Optional modules and sub-modules (2) Power module • Support frame for 4 power sub-modules: AC/DC converters and batteries Power DC-DC module • DC/DC converter: from external 24V DC to internal 48V DC • Max 2kW supply Power AC-DC sub-module • AC/DC converter: from 230V AC to 48V DC • Max 4 per Power module. 1kW power each Integrated long term battery backup (MIBBU) • Indoor sites: MIBBU + separate battery give long term battery back-up • Outdoor sites: MIBBU in Site support module + separate battery Power Battery sub-module • Minute-level batteries • Max 4 per Power module • ??? Ah Site support module • 7HU IP55 space for 3rd party LTE in Nokia MIBBU Flexi BTS outdoor HEX cabinets FAN batt batt batt batt • Up to ?? kW • Up to ?? Ah LTE LTE LTE LTE Common modules with Nokia Flexi WCDMA BTS .

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