LTE Market and LTE RF measurement

Clark Lin Application and system support Rohde & Schwarz, Taiwan

Technology evolution path
2005/2006 GSM/ GPRS EDGE, 200 kHz
DL: 473 kbps UL: 473 kbps

2007/2008 EDGEevo
DL: 1.9 Mbps UL: 947 kbps

2009/2010 VAMOS

2011/2012
Double Speech Capacity

2013/2014

UMTS
DL: 2.0 Mbps UL: 2.0 Mbps

HSDPA, 5 MHz
DL: 14.4 Mbps UL: 2.0 Mbps

HSPA+, R7
DL: 28.0 Mbps UL: 11.5 Mbps

HSPA+, R8
DL: 42.0 Mbps UL: 11.5 Mbps

HSPA+, R9
DL: 84 Mbps UL: 23 Mbps

HSPA+, R10
DL: 84 Mbps UL: 23 Mbps

HSPA, 5 MHz
DL: 14.4 Mbps UL: 5.76 Mbps

LTE (4x4), R8+R9, 20MHz
DL: 300 Mbps UL: 75 Mbps

LTE-Advanced R10
DL: 1 Gbps (low mobility) UL: 500 Mbps

cdma 2000

1xEV-DO, Rev. 0 1.25 MHz
DL: 2.4 Mbps UL: 153 kbps

1xEV-DO, Rev. A 1.25 MHz
DL: 3.1 Mbps UL: 1.8 Mbps

1xEV-DO, Rev. B 5.0 MHz
DL: 14.7 Mbps UL: 4.9 Mbps

DO-Advanced
DL: 32 Mbps and beyond UL: 12.4 Mbps and beyond

Fixed WiMAX scalable bandwidth
1.25 … 28 MHz typical up to 15 Mbps

Mobile WiMAX, 802.16e Up to 20 MHz
DL: 75 Mbps (2x2) UL: 28 Mbps (1x2)

Advanced Mobile WiMAX, 802.16m
DL: up to 1 Gbps (low mobility) UL: up to 100 Mbps

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Commercial LTE Networks
Telia Sonera (Dec 2009) Verizon (Dec 2010)

26 commercial LTE systems are launched (09/2011)
Net4Mobility (Nov 2010) Elisa (Dec 2010) NTTDoCoMo (Dec 2010)

Vodafone (Dec 2010) CSL (Nov 2010)

MTS/UCell (July/August 10)

MetroPCS (Sept 2010)

Mobilkom Austria (Oct 2010)

Mobyland / CenterNet (Sept 2010)

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LTE commercial network - details

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Verizon Wireless
4G LTE
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Verizon Wireless Launches The World’s Largest 4G LTE Wireless Network On Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010 Verizon 4G LTE is available in over 117 markets and 98 major airports Plans to two-third of US population by mid-year 2012,and cover entire existing nationwide 3G footprint with 4G LTE by end of 2013. Verizon Wireless announced that Rohde & Schwarz has been selected to provide test solutions for LTE device certification,
http://news.vzw.com/news/2010/02/pr2010-02-16r.html

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Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Phone Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 6 .

Germany – Digital Dividend l LTE 800 . Vodafone plans to eventually upgrade all base stations in Germany to LTE. Around 1. 2011. l Vodafone Germany to deploy LTE network l l Launched the first rural LTE mobile broadband service across Germany on December 1. serving thousands of communities. 2010. LTE pilot locations have been established in Berlin.Broadband Access in rural areas Deutsche Telekom starts nation wide LTE-Deployment Commercially launched their “Call & Surf Comfort via Funk” LTE service package in digital dividend (800 MHz) spectrum on April 5. Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 7 .500 base stations incorporated LTE technology by end March 2011.

LTE . Nanjing. Commercial services are expected to launch in 2012. China Mobile China Mobile has now launched large-scale LTE TDD trials consisting of more than 1. Guangzhou. l Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 8 . Shanghai. and Xiamen. Nagoya and Osaka areas. 2010 The company said that voice calls using Xi will become possible sometime within the fiscal year starting in April 2011 Xi service was initially available in the Tokyo.000 base stations in Beijing.front runners pushing the wireless industry l NTT DOCOMO Launched Japan’s first commercial LTE system on December 24. other major cities and regions will follow. Hangzhou. Shenzhen.

The LTE eco-system is building up LTE FDD and TD-LTE l l l Several LTE platforms have been announced by device and chipset manufacturers and were demonstrated to carriers and at trade shows Single mode (LTE) and multi mode (LTE/HSPA) modems are in the market All major infrastructure vendor offer commercial equipment Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 9 .

2011) Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 10 .The LTE eco-system is building up LTE FDD and TD-LTE 161 LTE User Devices (July 29.

The LTE eco-system is building up LTE FDD and TD-LTE 161 LTE User Devices (July 29. 2011) Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 11 .

2011) Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 12 .The LTE eco-system is building up LTE FDD and TD-LTE 161 LTE User Devices (July 29.

The LTE eco-system is building up LTE FDD and TD-LTE 161 LTE User Devices (July 29. 2011) Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 13 .

LTE Technology Introduction and LTE RF Measurement .

Content l Introduction of LTE technology l Test Requirement for LTE l LTE RF measurement Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 15 .

Introduction of LTE technology Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 16 .

64QAM (ð optional for handset) OFDMA (Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiple Access) SC-FDMA (Single Carrier Frequency Division Multiple Access) Wide choice of MIMO configuration options for transmit diversity. 64QAM QPSK. 2x2 MIMO.4 MHz 6 RB Downlink Uplink Downlink Uplink Downlink Uplink Peak Data Rate Downlink Uplink 3 MHz 15 RB 5 MHz 25 RB 10 MHz 50 RB 15 MHz 75 RB 20 MHz 100 RB QPSK. and cyclic delay diversity (max. 4 antennas at base station and handset) Multi-user collaborative MIMO 150 Mbps (UE category 4.LTE Key Parameter Frequency Range Channel bandwidth 1 Resource Block (RB) =180 kHz Modulation Schemes Multiple Access UMTS FDD bands and UMTS TDD bands 1. 4x4 MIMO. 16QAM. 16QAM. 20 MHz) 75 Mbps (20 MHz) MIMO technology Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 17 . 20 MHz) 300 Mbps (UE category 5. spatial multiplexing.

LTE UE categories (downlink and uplink) UE category 1 2 3 4 5 Maximum number of DL-SCH transport block bits received within TTI 10296 51024 102048 150752 302752 Maximum number of bits of a DL-SCH transport block received a TTI 10296 51024 75376 75376 151376 Total number of soft channel bits 250368 1237248 1237248 1827072 3667200 Maximum number of UL-SCH transport block bits received within TTI 5160 25456 51024 51024 75376 Maximum number of supported layers for spatial multiplexing in DL 1 2 2 2 4 ~300 Mbps peak DL data rate for 4x4 MIMO ~150 Mbps peak DL data rate for 2x2 MIMO UE category 1 2 3 Support 64QAM in UL No No No No Yes MIMO = Multiple Input Multiple Output UL-SCH = Uplink Shared Channel DL-SCH = Downlink Shared Channel UE = User Equipment TTI = Transmission Time Interval 4 5 ~75 Mbps peak UL data rate Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 18 .

4 to 20 MHz.4 6 3 15 5 25 10 50 15 75 20 100 Channel Bandwidth [MHz] Transmission Bandwidth Configuration [RB] Transmission Bandwidth [RB] Channel edge Channel edge Resource block Active Resource Blocks DC carrier (downlink only) Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 19 . All UE’s can support the maximum bandwidth of 20 MHz. Channel bandwidth BWChannel [MHz] Number of resource blocks 1.Spectrum flexibility l l l LTE physical layer /FDD/TDD) supports any bandwidth from 1. Current LTE specification supports a subset of 6 different system bandwidths.

9 MHz 728 MHz 746 MHz 758 MHz 734 MHz 860 MHz 875 MHz 791 MHz 1495.9 MHz 716 MHz 787 MHz 798 MHz 716 MHz 830 MHz 845 MHz 862 MHz 1462.9 MHz 1770 MHz 1452.LTE/LTE-A Frequency Bands (FDD) E-UTRA Operating Band 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 17 18 19 20 21 22 Uplink (UL) operating band BS receive UE transmit FUL_low – FUL_high 1920 MHz 1850 MHz 1710 MHz 1710 MHz 824 MHz 830 MHz 2500 MHz 880 MHz 1749.9 MHz 698 MHz 777 MHz 788 MHz 704 MHz 815 MHz 830 MHz 832 MHz 1447.9 MHz 2110 MHz 1475.9 MHz 3500 MHz Downlink (DL) operating band BS transmit UE receive FDL_low – FDL_high 2110 MHz 1930 MHz 1805 MHz 2110 MHz 869 MHz 875 MHz 2620 MHz 925 MHz 1844.9 MHz 746 MHz 756 MHz 768 MHz 746 MHz 875 MHz 890 MHz 821 MHz 1510.9 MHz 3600 MHz Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 20 .9 MHz 3410 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – 1980 MHz 1910 MHz 1785 MHz 1755 MHz 849 MHz 840 MHz 2570 MHz 915 MHz 1784.9 MHz 3510 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – 2170 MHz 1990 MHz 1880 MHz 2155 MHz 894MHz 885 MHz 2690 MHz 960 MHz 1879.9 MHz 2170 MHz 1500.9 MHz 1710 MHz 1427.

9 MHz 3410 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – 1980 MHz 1910 MHz 1785 MHz 1755 MHz 849 MHz 840 MHz 2570 MHz 915 MHz 1784.9 MHz 746 MHz 756 MHz 768 MHz 746 MHz 875 MHz 890 MHz 821 MHz 1510. (Europe) Europe.9 MHz 3510 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – 2170 MHz 1990 MHz 1880 MHz 2155 MHz 894MHz 885 MHz 2690 MHz 960 MHz 1879.9 MHz 1710 MHz 1427.9 MHz 1770 MHz 1452.9 MHz 728 MHz 746 MHz 758 MHz 734 MHz 860 MHz 875 MHz 791 MHz 1495.9 MHz 698 MHz 777 MHz 788 MHz 704 MHz 815 MHz 830 MHz 832 MHz 1447.9 MHz 3600 MHz Prioritized GCF frequency bands for LTE Japan. (Asia) US Asia Europe US Verizon Europe Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 21 .9 MHz 3500 MHz Downlink (DL) operating band BS transmit UE receive FDL_low – FDL_high 2110 MHz 1930 MHz 1805 MHz 2110 MHz 869 MHz 875 MHz 2620 MHz 925 MHz 1844.9 MHz 716 MHz 787 MHz 798 MHz 716 MHz 830 MHz 845 MHz 862 MHz 1462.LTE/LTE-A Frequency Bands (FDD) E-UTRA Operating Band 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 17 18 19 20 21 22 Uplink (UL) operating band BS receive UE transmit FUL_low – FUL_high 1920 MHz 1850 MHz 1710 MHz 1710 MHz 824 MHz 830 MHz 2500 MHz 880 MHz 1749.9 MHz 2110 MHz 1475.9 MHz 2170 MHz 1500.

Europe US US Verizon US US AT&T Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 22 .9 MHz 2110 MHz 1475.9 MHz 1710 MHz 1427.9 MHz 746 MHz 756 MHz 768 MHz 746 MHz 875 MHz 890 MHz 821 MHz 1510.9 MHz 1770 MHz 1452. Metro PCS Asia US.9 MHz 716 MHz 787 MHz 798 MHz 716 MHz 830 MHz 845 MHz 862 MHz 1462.LTE/LTE-A Frequency Bands (FDD) E-UTRA Operating Band 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 17 18 19 20 21 22 Uplink (UL) operating band BS receive UE transmit FUL_low – FUL_high 1920 MHz 1850 MHz 1710 MHz 1710 MHz 824 MHz 830 MHz 2500 MHz 880 MHz 1749.9 MHz 3510 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – 2170 MHz 1990 MHz 1880 MHz 2155 MHz 894MHz 885 MHz 2690 MHz 960 MHz 1879.9 MHz 698 MHz 777 MHz 788 MHz 704 MHz 815 MHz 830 MHz 832 MHz 1447.9 MHz 3410 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – 1980 MHz 1910 MHz 1785 MHz 1755 MHz 849 MHz 840 MHz 2570 MHz 915 MHz 1784.9 MHz 3600 MHz Prioritized PTCRB frequency bands for LTE US. Sprint US.9 MHz 728 MHz 746 MHz 758 MHz 734 MHz 860 MHz 875 MHz 791 MHz 1495.9 MHz 3500 MHz Downlink (DL) operating band BS transmit UE receive FDL_low – FDL_high 2110 MHz 1930 MHz 1805 MHz 2110 MHz 869 MHz 875 MHz 2620 MHz 925 MHz 1844.9 MHz 2170 MHz 1500.

LTE/LTE-A Frequency Bands (TDD) E-UTRA Operating Band 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 Uplink (UL) operating band BS receive UE transmit FUL_low – FUL_high 1900 MHz 2010 MHz 1850 MHz 1930 MHz 1910 MHz 2570 MHz 1880 MHz 2300 MHz 2496 MHz 3400 MHz 3600 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – 1920 MHz 2025 MHz 1910 MHz 1990 MHz 1930 MHz 2620 MHz 1920 MHz 2400 MHz 2690 MHz 3600 MHz 3800 MHz Downlink (DL) operating band BS transmit UE receive FDL_low – FDL_high 1900 MHz 2010 MHz 1850 MHz 1930 MHz 1910 MHz 2570 MHz 1880 MHz 2300 MHz 2496 MHz 3400 MHz 3600 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – 1920 MHz 2025 MHz 1910 MHz 1990 MHz 1930 MHz 2620 MHz 1920 MHz 2400 MHz 2690 MHz 3600 MHz 3800 MHz Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 23 .

LTE/LTE-A Frequency Bands (TDD) E-UTRA Operating Band 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 Uplink (UL) operating band BS receive UE transmit FUL_low – FUL_high 1900 MHz 2010 MHz 1850 MHz 1930 MHz 1910 MHz 2570 MHz 1880 MHz 2300 MHz 2496 MHz 3400 MHz 3600 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – 1920 MHz 2025 MHz 1910 MHz 1990 MHz 1930 MHz 2620 MHz 1920 MHz 2400 MHz 2690 MHz 3600 MHz 3800 MHz Downlink (DL) operating band BS transmit UE receive FDL_low – FDL_high 1900 MHz 2010 MHz 1850 MHz 1930 MHz 1910 MHz 2570 MHz 1880 MHz 2300 MHz 2496 MHz 3400 MHz 3600 MHz – – – – – – – – – – – 1920 MHz 2025 MHz 1910 MHz 1990 MHz 1930 MHz 2620 MHz 1920 MHz 2400 MHz 2690 MHz 3600 MHz 3800 MHz GCF prioritized frequency bands for LTE Europe. China China Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 24 .

Test Requirement for LTE Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 25 .

141 Base Station (BS) conformance testing TS 36.521-3 (RRM) Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 26 .133 Requirements for support of radio resource management (RRM) TS36.101 and separate FDD and TDD test case. – Section 8 covers performance requirement test cases.104 Base Station (BS) radio transmission and reception TS 36.101 User Equipment (UE) radio transmission and reception TS 36. The structure follows the structure of TS 36. l l Test Specifications BS: l l Test Specifications UE: l TS 36.3GPP LTE Performance and Test Specifications l Performance Specifications: l l l TS 36.521-1 (TX/RX/Performance requirements) – Chapter 6 and 7 covers both FDD and TDD.

101 User Equipment (UE) radio transmission and reception TS 36.521-1 User Equipment (UE) conformance specification Radio transmission and reception – Part 1: Conformance Testing l Test items scope l Transmitter l Receiver l Performance l Channel State Information Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 27 .Test Requirement l Basically. test criteria of LTE UE follows l l TS 36.

Transmitter Characteristic Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 28 .

Transmitter Characteristic Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 29 .

6.3 6.3.2.6.3 6.6.3 6.2.3.3.6.1 6.3 6.6.3.Transmitter Characteristic Transmitter Characteristics 6.6.3.1 6.7 Adjacent Channel Leakage Ratio Minimum requirement E-UTRA Minimum requirements UTRA Additional ACLR requirements Spurious emissions Spurious emission band UE co-existence Additional spurious emissions Minimum requirement (network signalled value "NS_05") Minimum requirement (network signalled value “NS_07”) Minimum requirement (network signalled value “NS_[08]”) Transmit intermodulation Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 30 .6.3.2.2.2 6.2 6.2 6.6.3.6.4 6.3.3.3.6.

Receiver Characteristic Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 31 .

R&S CMW500 Wideband Radio Communication Tester LTE RF Testing .

power control Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 33 Spectrum .Measurements as usual? No! – Multi-evaluation measurement for LTE FDD/TDD Modulation Resource Allocation Table Power.

Magnitude error and Phase error per slot Frequency Error IQ Origin Offset Spectrum flatness IQ Constellation diagram Inband emissions Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 34 .Details LTE FDD and TD-LTE multi evaluation Tx measurements KM500.2. SC-FDMA Symbol EVM. sub-carrier EVM.x) l l l l l l l l EVM vs.521 9. Magnitude error and Phase error vs. KM550 l Supported measurements Modulation (see 3GPP TS36.

Spectral flatness Nominal subcarriers Amplitude Equalizer coefficients Equalized subcarriers f f0 f1 f2 f3 Integration of all Amplitude Equalizer Coefficients to display spectral flatness curve Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 35 .

Spectral flatness Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 36 .

g... QPSK Integration of all Error Vectors to Display EVM curve f f0 f1 f2 f3 Limits: BPSK+QPSK (17..5%). Error vector Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 37 .EVM vs. 16QAM (12. subcarrier Nominal subcarriers Each subcarrier Modulated with e. 64QAM (tbd) Error vector .5%).

EVM vs. subcarrier Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 38 .

1ppm+15Hz RF carrier IQ component RB0 EVM.Impact on Tx modulation accuracy evaluation l 3 modulation accuracy requirements l EVM for the allocated RBs l LO leakage for the centered RBs l I/Q imbalance in the image RBs Frequency error Power level |∆f| = ±0. Spectrum flatness RB1 … … RBN-1 RBN frequency In-band emissions Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 39 .

DC image and IQ image. as the UE shares transmission bandwidth with other UE’s. l 3 types of in-band emissions: general. Channel bandwidth (e. 20 MHz = 100 RB) Used allocation < ½ channel bandwidth Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 40 .In-band emissions measurement l Estimate the interference to non-allocated resource blocks.g.

Modulation quality: Constellation diagram LTE PUSCH uses QPSK. 16QAM and 64 QAM modulation schemes. In UL there is only 1 scheme allowed per subframe Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 41 .

Error Vector Magnitude (EVM) EVM vs.5 ms à 7 SC-FDMA symbols (normal Cyclic Prefix (CP)) 1 subframe = 1 ms [minimum Transmit Time Interval (TTI)] Frequency Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 42 . symbol 1 SC-FDMA symbol Time 1 Time Slot = 0.

Symbol – How is this EVM measured? EVMlow EVMhigh Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 43 .Error Vector Magnitude (EVM) EVM vs.

) Transmit Power (displayed in modulation and SEM meas. KM550 l Supported measurements Power l l l l Peak Power (displayed in modulation measurements) RB (recourse block) Power (displayed in Inband Emission meas.Details LTE FDD and TD-LTE multi evaluation Tx measurements KM500. Subframe Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 44 .) Power vs.

power of 1 RB TX power = integrated power of all assigned RBs TX power value corresponds to the maximum UE output power depending on the settings! Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 45 .Tx power aspects RB power = Ressource Block Power.

Power vs. Subframe l Basically power vs. Time measurement l l Power can change on TTI base (Subframe base) Analyse uplink power distribution Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 46 .

2. KM550 l Supported measurements Spectrum (see 3GPP TS36.Details LTE FDD and TD-LTE multi evaluation Tx measurements KM500.521 9.x) l l l Adjacent Channel Power Occupied Bandwidth Spectrum Emission Mask (ACP) (OBW) (SEM) Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 47 .

intermodulation and frequency conversion Spurious domain Spurious domain ΔfOOB Channel bandwidth RB E-UTRA Band Worst case: Resource Blocks allocated up to/at channel edge Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 48 .Output RF spectrum emissions SEM ACLR From modulation process ΔfOOB Harmonics. parasitc emissions.

LTE ACLR requirements l l l UTRA ACLR 1+2 à two 3G neighbors 5MHz each EUTRA ACLR à one LTE neighbor up to 20MHz EUTRA measured with rectangular filter WCDMA measured with RRC filter ΔfOOB E-UTRA channel E-UTRAACLR1 UTRA ACLR2 UTRAACLR1 RB Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 49 .

5MHz BW Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 50 .Adjacent Channel Leakage Ratio. 20MHz BW 2 adjacent WCDMA carriers. 20MHz BW 1 adjacent LTE carrier. ACLR Active LTE carrier.

SEM OBW: Occupied bandwidth.Spectrum Emission Mask. 1 MHz (away from carrier) or 30 kHz (close to carrier) RBW 1 MHz RBW 99% 30 kHz RBW Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 51 . measured with different resolution bandwidth. defined as 99% of power spectal density SEM: Spectrum ‚Emission Mask.

4 MH z -10 -10 -25 3.0 M Hz -13 -10 -10 -25 5 M Hz -15 -10 -10 -13 -25 10 M Hz -18 -10 -10 -13 -13 -25 15 M Hz -20 -10 -10 -13 -13 -13 -25 20 M Hz -21 -10 -10 -13 -13 -13 -13 -25 Measurement bandwidth 30 kHz 1 MHz 1 MHz 1 MHz 1 MHz 1 MHz 1 MHz 1 MHz Limits dependent on offset from assigned BW ± 5-6 ± 6-10 ± 10-15 ± 15-20 ± 20-25 Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 52 .5-5 1.5 ± 2.SEM limit definition Limits depend on channel bandwidth Spectrum emission limit (dBm)/ Channel bandwidth ΔfOOB (MHz) ± 0-1 ± 1-2.

5 ms = 7 SC-FDMA symbols** Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 53 *TTI = transmission time interval ** For normal cyclic prefix duration 1 subframe = 2 slots = 1ms= 1 TTI* . 16QAM or 64QAM modulation frequency UE2 UE4 UE1 time 1 resource block = 180 kHz = 12 subcarriers 1 slot = 0.Additional measurement – RB allocation table Subcarrier spacing = 15 kHz UE3 UE6 UE5 QPSK.

Additional measurement – RB allocation table frequency 20MHz channel BW = 100 RBs max l Recource Block allocation l l l UL recource block allocation can change flexible over time Depending on scheduling E. used RMC settings time Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 54 .g.

Details LTE FDD signaling Rx Measurements l Rx Measurements Counting – ACKnowledgement (ACK) – NonACKnowledgement (NACK) l Calculating BLER (NACK/ALL) Throughput [kbps] l Flexibility Change paramters directly the measurement “on the fly” Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 55 .

2 -100.2 20 MHz (dBm) -94 -92 -91 -94 Duplex Mode FDD FDD FDD FDD FDD FDD Extract from TS 36.4 MHz (dBm) -104.2 -92.521 Sensitivity depends on band. channel bandwidth and RMC under test Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 56 .2 5 MHz (dBm) -100 -98 -97 -100 -98 -100 10 MHz (dBm) -97 -95 -94 -97 -95 -97 15 MHz (dBm) -95.2 -104.RX sensitivity level Criterion: throughput shall be > 95% of possible maximum (depend on RMC) Channel bandwidth E-UTRA 1 2 3 4 5 6 1.2 -93.2 -103.2 -95.2 3 MHz (dBm) -100.2 -99.2 -106.2 -102.

5.0 depending on installed SW version Auguest 2011 | LTE Market View | 57 .CMW500 LTE CMWrun l l CMWrun CMW-KT055 allows automated test of supported 36.521 test cases Automatically takes care about the 3GPP V9.

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