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CH11029A
CH31182A
CH11092F
CH90153B
ML13061C
ML51223B
ML90034A
ML10025B

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PCS Further
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Test Case type


T3
T3
T3
T3
T2
T1
T2
T1

Comment
trigger measurement at -102 for a3 (3dB better cell) and a5 will start at -106 and -108, time to trigger
trigger measurement at -102 for a3 (3dB better cell) and a5 will start at -106 and -108, time to trigger
trigger measurement at -102 for a3 (3dB better cell) and a5 will start at -106 and -108, time to trigger
trigger measurement at -102 for a3 (3dB better cell) and a5 will start at -106 and -108, time to trigger
trigger a5 late (-126), redirect is -129 and have a3 trigger at baseline of 7dB, time to trigger 320ms
Make a3 difficult (30 dB diff), trigger a5 as is
trigger a5 late (-126), redirect is -129 and have a3 trigger at baseline of 7dB, time to trigger 320ms
Make a3 difficult (30 dB diff), trigger a5 as is

MO Class

Abbreviated Name

Parameter name

3GPP Name

LNCEL

hysThreshold3

hysThreshold3

LNCEL

threshold3

threshold3

a5-Threshold1

LNCEL

threshold3a

threshold3a

a5-Threshold2

LNHOIF

hysThreshold3InterFreq

hysThreshold3InterFreq

LNHOIF

threshold3aInterFreq

threshold3aInterFreq

a5-Threshold2

LNHOIF

threshold3aInterFreqQci1

threshold3aInterFreqQci1

a5-Threshold2

LNHOIF

threshold3InterFreq

threshold3InterFreq

a5-Threshold1

LNHOIF

threshold3InterFreqQci1

threshold3InterFreqQci1

a5-Threshold1

LNCEL

a3Offset

a3Offset

LNCEL

a3ReportInterval

a3ReportInterval

LNCEL

a3TimeToTrigger

a3TimeToTrigger

LNCEL

hysA3Offset

hysA3Offset

hysteresis

LNHOIF

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreq

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreq

a3-Offset

LNHOIF

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreqQci1

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreqQci1

a3-Offset

LNHOIF

a3OffsetRsrqInterFreq

a3OffsetRsrqInterFreq

a3-Offset

LNHOIF

a3ReportIntervalRsrpInterFreq

a3ReportIntervalRsrpInterFreq

LNHOIF

a3ReportIntervalRsrqInterFreq

a3ReportIntervalRsrqInterFreq

LNHOIF

a3TimeToTriggerRsrpInterFreq

a3TimeToTriggerRsrpInterFreq

LNHOIF

a3TimeToTriggerRsrqInterFreq

a3TimeToTriggerRsrqInterFreq

LNHOIF

hysA3OffsetRsrpInterFreq

hysA3OffsetRsrpInterFreq

hysteresis

hysteresis

hysteresis

LNHOIF

hysA3OffsetRsrqInterFreq

hysA3OffsetRsrqInterFreq

hysteresis

Description
T-Mobile
Recommen
Test Scenario-1- Internal Value
ded Value User Value
Related Hysteresis of Handover Margin for Coverage
Handover of Intra-Frequency
Parameter is used within the entry and leave condition of
Threshold
for RSRP
of serving
cell. IfThe
RSRP
of serving
the A5 triggered
reporting
condition.
IE value
is
cell
is
lower
than
threshold3
and
RSRP
of
neighbor
cell is
multiplied by 2.
greater than threshold3a, a handover is triggered.
Threshold for RSRP of intra-frequency neighbor cell. If
RSRP
of serving
is lower
than3GPP
threshold3
and RSRP
The dBm
value iscell
mapped
to the
IE value
of
neighbor
cell
is
greater
than
threshold3a,
a
handover
according
to TS 36.133:
Related
Hysteresis
of Handover Margin for Coverage
is
triggered.
*Handover
-140 dBmofmeans
a threshold lower than -140 dBm
Inter-Frequency
*Parameter
values between
-139
dBm
and -44
dBm
mean
a
is used
within
the
and
leaves
condition
The
dBm value
is
mapped
to entry
the 3GPP
IE
value
Threshold
for
RSRP
of
neighbour
cell.
If
RSRP
of
serving
threshold
lower
than
the
configured
value
but
higher
than
of
the A5 triggered
reporting condition. The IE value
is
according
tothe
TS(value
36.133:
value
< threshold3InterFreq
or equal
toby
- 1 dB)and RSRP of neighbour cell
multiplied
2.
*>
dBmmeans
meansaathreshold
thresholdhigher
lower than
than or
-140
dBm
threshold3aInterFreq
* -140
-43
dBm
equal
to -44
Threshold
for
RSRP
of
neighbour
cell
when
UE
has
*then
values
between
-139
dBm
and
-44
dBm
mean
a QCI1
dBm handover is triggered (A5 event)
bearer.
RSRP
of serving
value
< value
threshold
lower
than
thefor
configured
butA5
higher
ReceiveIflevel
threshold
neighbour
cell in
event.than
threshold3InterFreqQci1
and
RSRP
of
neighbour
cell >
or
equal
to
the
(value
1
dB)
Used
in measurement
Threshold
for RSRP
ofevent
servinghigher
cell. Ifthan
RSRP
of serving
threshold3aInterFreqQci1
*type
-43A5
dBm
means
a
threshold
or
equal
to -44
where the event is triggered
if the
serving cell
value
< threshold3InterFreq
andevent).
RSRP
of neighbour
cell
then
handover
isthan
triggered (A5
dBm
becomes
worse
> threshold3aInterFreq
Threshold
for RSRP
of serving
cell whencell
UEbecomes
has QCI1
threshold3InterFreq
AND
the
neighbour
then
handover
is triggered
(A5
event)
Receive
level
threshold
for value
neighbour
cell in A5 event
bearer.
If
RSRP
of
serving
<
better
than
threshold3aInterFreq.
Receive
level
for serving
in A5 event.event
Used
when
has threshold
QCI1 bearer.
Used
incell
measurement
threshold3InterFreqQci1
and
RSRP
of neighbour cell
>
Set
in UE
ReportConfigEUTRA
in
measurement
event
Handover
margin
better
cell HO. Used
in
type
A5 where
thefor
event
is triggered
if the serving
cell
threshold3aInterFreqQci1,
type
A5 where
the
event
isA3triggered
if the
serving
cell
measurement
type
the
event
isAND
triggered
becomes
worse
threshold3InterFreqQci1
the
then
handover
isisthan
triggered
(A5
event).
The dBm
valueevent
mapped
towhere
the
3GPP
IE value
becomes
worse
than
when
the
neighbor
cell
becomes
better
than
the
serving
neighbour
cell
becomes
better
than
according
to
TS
36.133:
This
parameter
defines
the
interval
with cell
which
threshold3InterFreq
AND
the
neighbour
becomes
cell
by
the
value
of the
A3
offset.
threshold3aInterFreqQci1.
Receive
level
threshold
forrepeatedly
serving
cell
in A5
event
when
*measurement
-140
dBm
means
a threshold
lower
than
-140
dBm
reports
are
sent
as
long
as
the
better
than
threshold3aInterFreq.
Set
in ReportConfigEUTRA.
UE
has
QCI1
bearer.
Used
in
measurement
event
type
*specific
values
between
-139
dBm
and
-44
dBm
mean
a
criteria for the measurement event A3 are met.
Set in ReportConfigEUTRA
Time
for
which
the
specific
criteria
for
the measurement
A5
where
the event
is
triggered
if the
serving
threshold
lower
than
the
configured
value
but cell
higher
Value
definitions
as
stated
in
TS36.331:
value than
The
dBm
value
isthan
mapped
to 3GPP
the
3GPP
IE
value
event
A3
must
be
met
in
order
to
trigger
a
measurement
becomes
worse
threshold3InterFreqQci1
AND
theso
or
equal
to
the
(value
1
dB)
MS120
corresponds
to
120
ms,
MS240
to
240
ms
The
dBm value
is36.133:
mapped to the 3GPP IE value and
according
to
TS
report.
Value
definitions
as
stated
in
3GPP
neighbour
cell
becomes
better
than
* -43while
dBm
means
a threshold
higher
than
orTS36.331:
equalto
to6-44
on,
value
MIN1
corresponds
to
1
min,
MIN6
according
to
TS
36.133:
Hysteresis
Handover
Margin
for40
Better
Cellso
*Related
-140MS0
dBm
means aofthreshold
lower
than
-140
value
to 0 ms,
MS40
to
msdBm
and
threshold3aInterFreqQci1.
dBm
min
and
soofcorresponds
on.
*Handover
-140
dBm
means
a threshold
lower
than
-140
dBm
Intra-Frequency
*on.
values
between
-139
dBm
and
-44
dBm
mean
a
Set
in ReportConfigEUTRA.
*Parameter
values
between
-139
dBm
-44
dBm
mean
a than
is used
within
theand
entry
and
leave
of
threshold
lower
than
the
configured
value
but condition
higher
Margin
for
RSRP
for
better
cell
HO.
Used
in
threshold
lower
than
the
configured
value
but
higher
than
the
A3
triggered
reporting
condition.
The
IE
value
is
or
equal
to
the
(value
1
dB)
The
dBmtovalue
is mapped
towhere
the 3GPP
IE value
measurement
type
A3
event
is triggered
or
equal
the
(value
- 1 dB)
multiplied
2.event
*according
-43
dBm by
means
a threshold
higherthe
than
or equal
to -44
to
TS
36.133:
when
the
inter
frequency
neighbour
cell
becomes
*dBm
-43 dBm means a threshold higher than or equalA3
to -44
Handover
Margin
for
Better
Cell
Handover
when
UE
has
*offset
-140
dBm
means
a
threshold
lower
than
-140
dBm
dBm better than the serving cell.
QCI1
bearer
* values
between -139 dBm and -44 dBm mean a
threshold lower than the configured value but higher than
Margin
for
fortobetter
cellinHO.
Usedmeasurement
in
RSRP
Offset
used
EUTRA
or equal
to RSRQ
thevalue
(value
-be
1 dB)
measurement
event
type
A3
where
the
event
is triggered
report
triggering
condition
for
event
A3
when
UE
has
* -43 dBm means a threshold higher than or equal
to a-44
when
the
inter
frequency
neighbour
cell
becomes
A3
QCI1
bearer.
dBm
Defines
the interval
whichcell.
measurement reports are
offset
better
than
thewith
serving
The
event
is
triggered
thespecific
neighbour
cellfor
becomes
repeatedly
sent
as longwhen
as the
criteria
the
better
in
RSRP
than
the
serving
cell
by
at
least
the A3
inter frequency measurement event A3 with quantity
Defines
interval
which measurement
reports are
offset.
IE
value
is
multiplied
2.
RSRP The
isthe
met.
Value with
definitions
asbystated
in 3GPP
repeatedly
sent as
long as
the specifictocriteria
for MS240
the
TS36.331: value
MS120
corresponds
120 ms,
inter
frequency
measurement
event
A3
with
quantity
to
240for
mswhich
and so
while criteria
value MIN1
corresponds
to 1
Time
theon,
specific
for the
inter
frequency
RSRQ
is met.
Value
definitions
as stated
in
3GPP
min,
MIN6
to
6
min
and
so
on.
measurement
event
A3 with
quantity RSRP
be met
TS36.331: value
MS120
corresponds
to 120must
ms, MS240
in
order
to
trigger
a
measurement
report.
Value
to
240for
mswhich
and so
while criteria
value MIN1
corresponds
to 1
Time
theon,
specific
for the
inter frequency
definitions
in 3GPP
TS36.331:
value
MS0
min, MIN6 as
to 6stated
min and
so on.
measurement
event
A3
with
quantity
RSRQ
must
be
met
corresponds to 0 ms, MS40 to 40 ms and so on.
in order to trigger a measurement report. Value
Related
Hysteresis
Margin for
Better
Cell
definitions
as statedofinHandover
3GPP TS36.331:
value
MS0
Handover
of
Inter-Frequency
corresponds to 0 ms, MS40 to 40 ms and so on.
Parameter is used within the entry and leave condition of
the A3 triggered reporting condition. The IE value is
multiplied by 2.

28

-112

29

-111

31

-109 dBm

-109

30

-110 dBm

-110

4 (8)

1 to 6

240ms

11

320ms to 1280ms

1 (2)

1 to 6

30

30

N/A

N/A

240ms

N/A

N/A

15

320ms

N/A

N/A

30

Related Hysteresis of Handover Margin for Quality


Handover of Inter-Frequency
Parameter is used within the entry and leave condition of
the A3 triggered reporting condition. The IE value is
multiplied by 2.

N/A

N/A

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Value

Handover
Control

28

Updated in

Handover
Control

29

Updated in

Handover
Control

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Control

31

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

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Control

Updated in

30
0

Updated in

2 to 12

4 (8)

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

8 to 13 640ms (11)1

Handover
Control

2 to 12

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

1 (2)

0 Updated in V16.0
1

Handover
Control

N/A

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

N/A

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Control

Handover
Control

N/A

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

Parameter
Related
Relationshi Interfaces
Parameters
ps
EM <->
LTE BTS
LTE BTS
LNCEL threshold3 <->
EMRAC
<->
threshold3a: must be less LTE
BTS
RAC <->
threshold3a than
RACApp
LTE BTS
LNCEL
threshold3
EMRAC
<->
must bethreshold3a <->
threshold3:
BTS
greater than must be less LTE
RAC
<->
threshold3
RACApp
LTE BTS
threshold3 than
EMRAC
<->
must be less threshold3a <->
LTE
BTS
than
RAC <->
RACApp
LTE BTS
threshold3a
<->
EMRAC
<->
LTE
BTS
RAC
<->
RACApp
LTE BTS
LNHOIF threshold3aI <->
EMRAC
<->
threshold3In nterFreqQci LTE
BTS
RAC <->
terFreqQci1: 1 is only
RACApp
LTE BTS
LNCEL
threshold3In
<->
EMRAC
<->
LNHOIF- allowed to
threshold4:
must LTE
BTS
threshold3aI terFreq
be
RAC
<->
threshold4
be
greater if RACApp
LTE BTS
nterFreq:
configured,
LNCEL
threshold3In
EMRAC
<->
must bethan
in
the same <->
threshold4:
terFreqQci1
LTE
BTS
smaller than threshold4
RAC <->
LNHOIF
LNHOIF
is only
RACApp
LTE BTS
threshold3In
<->
EMRAC
<->
instance
threshold3In
allowed
to
terFreq
threshold1
LTE
BTS
threshold3aI
terFreq:
be

RAC
<->
LNCEL must
be is LTE BTS
nterFreq
LNHOIF
configured,
if
RACApp
<->
threshold1: greater
than EMRAC
specified.
threshold3aI
the same <->
LTE
BTS
threshold1 in
threshold3In
RAC <->
nterFreqQci
LNHOIF
RACApp
LTE BTS
must be
terFreq
If
<->
EMRAC
<->
1:
greater than instance
applicable
if
threshold3aI
LTE
BTS
threshold3In

RAC
<->
threshold3In threshold2a
nterFreqQci
RACApp
LTE BTS
terFreq
is
terFreq
is
not
<->
EMRAC
<->
1
is
specified.
configured
BTS
configured, LTE
RAC <->
RACApp
LTE BTS
threshold3In
If
LNHOIF If
<->
EMRAC
<->
terFreqQci1
measQuantI threshold3In
measQuantI
LTE
BTS

RAC
<->
must be also
nterFreq: if terFreqQci1
nterFreq
is

LTE
BTS
RACApp
configured EM <->
LNHOIF
a3OffsetRsr
is
measQuantI
set to 'rsrp' <-> RAC
a3OffsetRsr
LTE
BTS
configured,
nterFreq is pInterFreqQ
or 'both'
RAC
<->
pInterFreq:
ci1
is
only

LTE
BTS
all
of
the
set
to
'rsrp'
a3OffsetRsr
RACApp
LNHOIF ifallowed
<->
EMRAC
<->
to
following
or 'both'
pInterFreq
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
be

RAC
<->
conditions
a3OffsetRsr
be is LTE BTS
nterFreq: if must
nterFreq
configured,
if
RACApp
must be
LNHOIF
ifconfigured.
EMRAC
<->
pInterFreq
measQuantI
set
to 'rsrq'
in
the
same <->
fulfilled:
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
must
be
if
nterFreq is or
'both'
RAC <->
-nterFreq
nterFreq:
if LNHOIF
is RACApp
LTE BTS
configured
measQuantI
set
to
'rsrq'
a3OffsetRsr
LNHOIF
ifinstance
<->
EMRAC
<->
threshold3In
measQuantI
set
to
'rsrp'
nterFreq
is
or 'both'
qInterFreq
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
a3OffsetRsr
terFreqQci1
nterFreq
is
or
'both'

RAC
<->
set tobe
'rsrq'
a3OffsetRsr
nterFreq:
if must
nterFreq
LTE BTS
pInterFreq
must be is is RACApp
set
to
'rsrp'
a3ReportInt
a3OffsetRsr
LNHOIF
ifconfigured.
EM <->
qInterFreq
measQuantI
set
to 'rsrq'
specified.
greater
than <-> RAC
or
'both'
ervalRsrpInt
pInterFreq
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
must
be
if
nterFreq
is threshold4.
or
'both'
RAC
<->
a3ReportInt
erFreq
shall
shall
not
be
nterFreq:
if
nterFreq
is

LTE
BTS
configured
measQuantI
set
to
'rsrq'
a3ReportInt
RACApp
LNHOIF
ifbe
EMRAC
<->
ervalRsrpInt
specified.
measQuantI
to 'rsrp'
nterFreq
is <->
or
'both'must set
ervalRsrqInt
threshold3aI
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
erFreq
configured.
nterFreq
is
or
'both'

RAC
<->
set
to 'rsrp'
a3ReportInt
must
nterFreqQci
nterFreq:
if erFreq
nterFreq
is RACApp
LTE BTS
be
ifa3TimeToTri
set
to
'rsrp'
a3OffsetRsr
LNHOIF
If
<->
EMRAC
<->
ervalRsrqInt
be
1 must
be
measQuantI
to 'rsrq'
configured
measQuantI
or
'both'must set
ggerRsrpInte
qInterFreq
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
erFreq
configured.
also
nterFreq
is or
'both'
nterFreq
is RAC <->
a3TimeToTri
must
shall
not
be
nterFreq:
if rFreq
nterFreq
is RACApp
LTE BTS
be
ifconfigured.
set
to
'rsrq'
a3TimeToTri
set
to
'rsrq'
ggerRsrpInte
be
specified.
measQuantI
set
to
'rsrp'
<->
RAC
configured
measQuantI
or
'both'
ggerRsrqInte
a3ReportInt
rFreq
must
configured.
nterFreq
is or
'both'

RAC
<->
nterFreq
is
a3TimeToTri
rFreq
must
be
ifervalRsrpInt
set
to
'rsrp'
hysA3Offset
RACApp
set
to
'rsrp'
ggerRsrqInte
be
erFreq
shall
configured
measQuantI
or
'both'
a3ReportInt
rFreq
must RsrpInterFre
configured.
not
be
hysA3Offset nterFreq
q
must beis
ervalRsrqInt

Range and
step

0...15 dB,
step 0.5 dB
-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm
-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm
0...15 dB,
step 0.5 dB
-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm
-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm
-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm
-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm
-15...15 dB,
step 0.5 dB
0: 120ms
1: 240ms
2: 480ms
0:
3: 0ms
640ms
1:
4: 40ms
1024ms
2:
64ms
5:
2048ms
0...15
dB,
3:
80ms
6:
5120ms
step
0.5
dB
4:
7: 100ms
10240ms
5:
-15...15
8: 128ms
1min dB,
6:
step
0.5 dB
9: 160ms
6min
7:
10:256ms
12min
-15...15
dB,
8:
11:320ms
30min
step
0.5
dB
9:
480ms
12: 60min
10: 512ms
-15...15
dB,
11: 640ms
step
0.5
dB
12: 1024ms
13:
1280ms
0: 120ms
14:
2560ms
1: 240ms
15:
5120ms
2: 480ms
0:
120ms
3: 640ms
1:
4: 240ms
1024ms
2:
480ms
5:
2048ms
0:
0ms
3:
640ms
6:
5120ms
1:
40ms
4:
1024ms
7:
10240ms
2:
64ms
5:
2048ms
0:
0ms
8:
1min
3:
80ms
6:
5120ms
1:
9: 40ms
6min
4:
100ms
7:
10240ms
2:
64ms
10:
12min
5:
128ms
0...15
dB,
8:
1min
3:
80ms
11:
30min
6:
160ms
step
0.5
dB
9:
6min
4:
100ms
12:
60min
7:
256ms
10:
12min
5:
128ms
8:
320ms
11:
30min
6:
160ms
9:
12:480ms
60min
7:
256ms
10: 512ms
8:
320ms
11: 640ms
9:
12:480ms
1024ms

N/A

Handover LNHOIF Control measQuantI


nterFreq: if
measQuantI
nterFreq is
set to 'rsrq'
or 'both'
hysA3Offset
RsrqInterFre
q must be
configured

If
measQuantI
nterFreq is
set to 'rsrq'
or 'both'
hysA3Offset
RsrqInterFre
q must be
configured.
If
measQuantI
nterFreq is
set to 'rsrp'
hysA3Offset
RsrqInterFre
q shall not
be specified

EM <->
LTE BTS
LTE BTS
<-> RAC
RAC <->
RACApp

0...15 dB,
step 0.5 dB

Default
Value

Formula for
Default
Getting
Modificatio Related
Value Notes Internal
n
Features
Value

0 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

-116 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

-114 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

0 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

-114 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

-110 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

-116 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

-120 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

3 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

On-line

On-line

0 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

3 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

1 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1
(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

On-line
On-line

On-line
On-line

0 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

LTE53
Intra and
inter eNB
handover
with X2
(Standard)
LTE55
Interfrequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE64
Service
(Optional)
based
handover
LTE55
Interthresholds
frequency
(Standard)
handover
LTE64
Service
(Optional)
based
handover
thresholds
(Standard)

References Data Type

3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331

Number
Number
Number
Number
Number
Number
Number
Number
Number
Enumeration
Enumeration

LTE53
Intra and
inter eNB
handover
LTE55
Interwith X2
frequency
(Standard)
handover
LTE64
Service
(Optional)
based
handover
LTE55
Interthresholds
frequency
(Standard)
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
(Optional)

3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331

Number
Number
Number
Number
Enumeration
Enumeration
Enumeration
Enumeration
Number

Parent
Structure

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

LTE55
Interfrequency
handover
(Optional)

3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331

Number

Changes
between
releases

Default
Value
Current
Release
0 dB

Changed
Changed

-116 dBm
-114 dBm
0 dB
-114 dBm
-110 dBm
-116 dBm
-120 dBm

3 dB
3
8
0 dB
3 dB
1 dB

Default
Value
Previous
Release

Default
Values
Match?

0 dB

Yes

Basic
parameters

-116 dBm

Yes

Basic
parameters

-114 dBm

Yes

Basic
parameters

0 dB

Yes

Basic
parameters

-114 dBm

Yes

Basic
parameters

-110 dBm

Yes

Advanced
parameters

-116 dBm

Yes

Basic
parameters

-120 dBm

Yes

Advanced
parameters

Yes

Basic
parameters

No

Advanced
parameters

No

Advanced
parameters

Yes

Basic
parameters

Yes

Basic
parameters

Yes

Advanced
parameters

3 dB
640ms (3)
320ms (8)
0 dB
3 dB
1 dB

Child
Parameter
Parameters Category

Advanced
parameters
1

240ms (1)

No

Basic
parameters
Advanced
parameters

320ms (8)

No

Basic
parameters
Advanced
parameters

0 dB

0 dB

Yes

Basic
parameters

Advanced
parameters

MO Class

Full Name

Abbreviated Name

LNCEL

A3 offset

a3Offset

LNCEL

A3 report interval

a3ReportInterval

LNCEL

A3 time to trigger

a3TimeToTrigger

LNCEL

Related hysteresis of offset a3Offset for


RSRP intra F

hysA3Offset

LNHOIF

A3 offset RSRP inter frequency

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreq

LNHOIF

A3 Offset RSRP Inter Frequency during


QCI1

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreqQci1

LNHOIF

A3 offset RSRQ inter frequency

a3OffsetRsrqInterFreq

LNHOIF

A3 report interval RSRP inter frequency

a3ReportIntervalRsrpInterFreq

LNHOIF

A3 report interval RSRQ inter frequency

a3ReportIntervalRsrqInterFreq

LNHOIF

A3 time to trigger RSRP inter frequency

a3TimeToTriggerRsrpInterFreq

LNHOIF

A3 time to trigger RSRQ inter frequency

a3TimeToTriggerRsrqInterFreq

LNHOIF

Related hysteresis offset a3Offset RSRP


inter frequency

hysA3OffsetRsrpInterFreq

LNHOIF

Related hysteresis offset a3Offset RSRQ


inter frequency

hysA3OffsetRsrqInterFreq

LNCEL

Related hysteresis of thresholds th3 and


th3a for RSRP

hysThreshold3

LNCEL

Threshold th3 for RSRP

threshold3

LNCEL

Threshold th3a for RSRP

threshold3a

LNHOIF

Related hysteresis of thresholds th3 and


th3a for RSRP

hysThreshold3InterFreq

LNHOIF

Threshold th3a for RSRP inter frequency

threshold3aInterFreq

LNHOIF

Threshold Th3a For RSRP inter frequency


during QCI1

threshold3aInterFreqQci1

LNHOIF

Threshold th3 for RSRP inter frequency

threshold3InterFreq

LNHOIF

Threshold Th3 For RSRP inter frequency


during QCI1

threshold3InterFreqQci1

LNCEL

A5 report interval

a5ReportInterval

LNCEL

A5 time to trigger

a5TimeToTrigger

LNHOIF

A5 report interval inter frequency

a5ReportIntervalInterFreq

LNHOIF

A5 time to trigger inter frequency

a5TimeToTriggerInterFreq

Parameter name

3GPP Name

a3Offset
a3ReportInterval
a3TimeToTrigger
hysA3Offset

hysteresis

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreq

a3-Offset

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreqQci1

a3-Offset

a3OffsetRsrqInterFreq

a3-Offset

a3ReportIntervalRsrpInterFreq
a3ReportIntervalRsrqInterFreq
a3TimeToTriggerRsrpInterFreq
a3TimeToTriggerRsrqInterFreq
hysA3OffsetRsrpInterFreq

hysteresis

hysA3OffsetRsrqInterFreq

hysteresis

hysThreshold3

hysteresis

threshold3

a5-Threshold1

threshold3a

a5-Threshold2

hysThreshold3InterFreq

hysteresis

threshold3aInterFreq

a5-Threshold2

threshold3aInterFreqQci1

a5-Threshold2

threshold3InterFreq

a5-Threshold1

threshold3InterFreqQci1
a5ReportInterval
a5TimeToTrigger
a5ReportIntervalInterFreq
a5TimeToTriggerInterFreq

a5-Threshold1

Description
T-Mobile
Recommen
Test Scenario-2- Internal Value
ded Value User Value
Handover margin for better cell HO. Used in
measurement event type A3 where the event is triggered
when the neighbor cell becomes better than the serving
This
parameter
theoffset.
interval with which
cell by
the valuedefines
of the A3
measurement reports are repeatedly sent as long as the
specific criteria for the measurement event A3 are met.
Time
which the
criteria
the measurement
Valuefor
definitions
asspecific
stated in
3GPPfor
TS36.331:
value
event
must be mettoin120
order
trigger to
a measurement
MS120A3corresponds
ms,toMS240
240 ms and so
report.
Value
definitions
as stated in
TS36.331:
on,
while
value
MIN1
to3GPP
1 min,
MIN6 to
6
Related
Hysteresis
of corresponds
Handover
Margin
for40
Better
Cell
value
MS0
corresponds
to
0
ms,
MS40
to
ms and
so
min
and
so
on.
Handover
of Intra-Frequency
on.
Parameter is used within the entry and leave condition of
Margin
for RSRPreporting
for bettercondition.
cell HO. Used
invalue is
the A3 triggered
The IE
measurement
multiplied by 2.event type A3 where the event is triggered
when the inter frequency neighbour cell becomes A3
Handover
Margin
for Better
offset better
than the
servingCell
cell.Handover when UE has
QCI1 bearer
Margin
for RSRQ
cellinHO.
Usedmeasurement
in
RSRP Offset
valuefortobetter
be used
EUTRA
measurement
event
type A3
event UE
is triggered
report triggering
condition
forwhere
event the
A3 when
has a
when
the
inter
frequency
neighbour
cell
becomes
A3
QCI1
bearer.
Defines
the interval
with
whichcell.
measurement reports are
offset
better
than
the
serving
The
event is
triggered
thespecific
neighbour
cellfor
becomes
repeatedly
sent
as longwhen
as the
criteria
the
better
in
RSRP
than
the
serving
cell
by
at
least
the A3
inter frequency measurement event A3 with quantity
Defines
interval
which measurement
reports are
offset.
IE
value
is
multiplied
2.
RSRP The
isthe
met.
Value with
definitions
asbystated
in 3GPP
repeatedly
sent as
long as
the specifictocriteria
for MS240
the
TS36.331: value
MS120
corresponds
120 ms,
inter
frequency
measurement
event
A3
with
quantity
to
240for
mswhich
and so
while criteria
value MIN1
corresponds
to 1
Time
theon,
specific
for the
inter
frequency
RSRQ
is met.
Value
definitions
as stated
in
3GPP
min,
MIN6
to
6
min
and
so
on.
measurement
event
A3 with
quantity RSRP
be met
TS36.331: value
MS120
corresponds
to 120must
ms, MS240
in
order
to
trigger
a
measurement
report.
Value
to
240for
mswhich
and so
while criteria
value MIN1
corresponds
to 1
Time
theon,
specific
for the
inter frequency
definitions
in 3GPP
TS36.331:
value
MS0
min, MIN6 as
to 6stated
min and
so on.
measurement
event
A3
with
quantity
RSRQ
must
be
met
corresponds to 0 ms, MS40 to 40 ms and so on.
in order to trigger a measurement report. Value
Related
Hysteresis
Margin for
Better
Cell
definitions
as statedofinHandover
3GPP TS36.331:
value
MS0
Handover
of
Inter-Frequency
corresponds to 0 ms, MS40 to 40 ms and so on.
Parameter is used within the entry and leave condition of
Related
Hysteresis
of Handover
Margin
the A3 triggered
reporting
condition.
Thefor
IE Quality
value is
Handover
of Inter-Frequency
multiplied by
2.
Parameter is used within the entry and leave condition of
Related
Hysteresis
of Handover
Margin
the A3 triggered
reporting
condition.
Thefor
IE Coverage
value is
Handover
of
Intra-Frequency
multiplied by 2.
Parameter is used within the entry and leave condition of
Threshold
for RSRP
of serving
cell. IfThe
RSRP
of serving
the A5 triggered
reporting
condition.
IE value
is
cell
is lower
multiplied
bythan
2. threshold3 and RSRP of neighbor cell is
greater than threshold3a, a handover is triggered.
Threshold for RSRP of intra-frequency neighbor cell. If
RSRP
of serving
is lower
than3GPP
threshold3
and RSRP
The dBm
value iscell
mapped
to the
IE value
of
neighbor
cell
is
greater
than
threshold3a,
a
handover
according
to TS 36.133:
Related
Hysteresis
of Handover Margin for Coverage
is
triggered.
* -140 dBmofmeans
a threshold lower than -140 dBm
Handover
Inter-Frequency
*Parameter
values between
-139
dBm
and -44
dBm
mean
a
is
used
within
the
and
leaves
condition
The
dBm value
is
mapped
to entry
the 3GPP
IE
value
Threshold
for
RSRP
of
neighbour
cell.
If
RSRP
of
serving
threshold
lower
than
the
configured
value
but
higher
than
of
the A5 triggered
reporting condition. The IE value
is
according
tothe
TS(value
36.133:
value
<
threshold3InterFreq
and
RSRP
of
neighbour
cell
or
equal
to
1
dB)
multiplied
bymeans
2.
*>
dBm
thresholdhigher
lower than
than or
-140
dBm
threshold3aInterFreq
* -140
-43
dBm
means aathreshold
equal
to -44
for RSRP
of dBm
neighbour
celldBm
when
UE has
*Threshold
values
between
-139
andevent)
-44
mean
a QCI1
then
handover
is triggered
(A5
dBm
bearer.
Iflevel
RSRP
of serving
value
< value
threshold
lower
than
thefor
configured
butA5
higher
Receive
threshold
neighbour
cell in
event.than
threshold3InterFreqQci1
or
equal
to the (value - event
1 and
dB) RSRP of neighbour cell >
Used
in measurement
Threshold
for RSRP
of servinghigher
cell. Ifthan
RSRP
of serving
threshold3aInterFreqQci1
*type
-43A5
dBm
means
a
threshold
or
equal
to -44
where the event is triggered
if the
serving
cell
value
<
threshold3InterFreq
and
RSRP
of
neighbour
cell
then
handover
is
triggered
(A5
event).
dBm
becomes
worse than
> threshold3aInterFreq
threshold3InterFreq
AND the
neighbour
cell becomes
then
handover
is triggered
event) cell
Receive
level
threshold
for (A5
neighbour
in A5 event
better than
threshold3aInterFreq.
Receive
level
threshold
for
serving
cell
in
A5 event.event
Used
when
UE
has QCI1 bearer. Used in measurement
Set
in
ReportConfigEUTRA
in
measurement
event
type A5 where the event is triggered if the serving cell
type
A5 where the
event
is triggered if the serving
becomes
threshold3InterFreqQci1
ANDcell
the
The
dBm worse
value isthan
mapped
to the 3GPP IE value
becomes
worse
than

4 (8)

1 to 6

240ms

11

320ms to 1280ms

1 (2)

1 to 6

N/A

N/A

240ms

N/A

N/A

320ms

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

28

-112

29

-111

30

11

-109 dBm

11

-109

11

-110 dBm

Threshold for RSRP of serving cell when UE has QCI1


bearer. If RSRP of serving value <
threshold3InterFreqQci1 and RSRP of neighbour cell >
Defines
the interval with which measurement reports are
threshold3aInterFreqQci1,
repeatedly
sentisastriggered
long as (A5
the specific
then handover
event). criteria for the
measurement event A5 are met. Value definitions as
Time
for
which
the
specific value
criteriaMS120
for thecorresponds
measurement
stated
in level
3GPP
TS36.331:
to
Receive
for
serving
cell inaA5
event when
event
A5MS240
mustthreshold
betomet
inms
order
to
trigger
measurement
120
ms,
240
and
so
on,
while
value
MIN1
UE
has
QCI1
bearer.
Used
in
measurement
event
type
report.
Value to
definitions
as stated
in 3GPPsoTS36.331:
corresponds
1 min,
MIN6
to 6
on.
Defines
the
interval
with
which
measurement
reports
A5
where
the
event
is triggered
ifmin
the and
serving
cell
value
MS0
corresponds
to
0 ms,
MS40
to 40 ms
and are
so
repeatedly
sent
as
long
as
the
specific
criteria
for
thethe
becomes
worse
than
threshold3InterFreqQci1
AND
on.
inter
frequency
measurement
neighbour
cell becomes
betterevent
than A5 is met. Value
Time
for which
the specific
criteria
for thevalue
inter frequency
definitions
as stated
in 3GPP
TS36.331:
MS120
threshold3aInterFreqQci1.
measurement
A5 must
be to
met
in ms
order
toso
trigger
corresponds
toevent
120 ms,
MS240
240
and
on, a
Set in ReportConfigEUTRA.
measurement
report.
Value
definitions
as
stated
in
3GPP
while value MIN1 corresponds to 1 min, MIN6 to 6 min
TS36.331:
value
MS0
corresponds
to
0
ms,
MS40
to
40
and
on.value is mapped to the 3GPP IE value
The so
dBm
ms
and
so
on.
according to TS 36.133:
* -140 dBm means a threshold lower than -140 dBm
* values between -139 dBm and -44 dBm mean a
threshold lower than the configured value but higher than
or equal to the (value - 1 dB)
* -43 dBm means a threshold higher than or equal to -44
dBm

11

-110

240ms

320ms

240ms

320ms

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2 to 12

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Control

2 to 12

4 (8)

1 (2)

Handover
Control

0 Updated in V16.0
1
N/A

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

N/A

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Control

Handover
Control

N/A

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Control

Handover
Control

N/A

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

28

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Handover
Control

29

Updated in

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

31

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

Handover
Control

0
30

Updated in

Parameter
Related
Relationshi Interfaces
Parameters
ps
EM <->
LTE BTS
LTE BTS
<->
EMRAC
<->
LTE
BTS
RAC <->
RACApp
LTE BTS
<->
EMRAC
<->
LTE
BTS
RAC
<->
RACApp
LTE BTS
<->
EMRAC
<->
LTE
BTS
RAC <->
RACApp
LTE BTS
LNHOIF If
<->
EMRAC
<->
measQuantI measQuantI LTE
BTS
RAC
<->
nterFreq: if nterFreq is RACApp
LTE BTS
LNHOIF
a3OffsetRsr
EMRAC
<->
measQuantI
set to 'rsrp' <->
a3OffsetRsr
pInterFreqQ
LTE
BTS
nterFreq is or 'both'
RAC <->
pInterFreq:
ci1
is only
RACApp
LTE BTS
set
to
'rsrp'
a3OffsetRsr
LNHOIF ifallowed to
<->
EM <->
or 'both'
pInterFreq LTERAC
measQuantI
measQuantI
BTS
be

<->
a3OffsetRsr
be is RAC
nterFreq: if must
nterFreq
LTE
BTS
configured,
if
RACApp
LNHOIF
ifconfigured.
EMRAC
<->
pInterFreq
measQuantI
set
to 'rsrq'
in
the
same <->
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
must
be
if
nterFreq is or
'both'
RAC <->
nterFreq:
if LNHOIF
nterFreq
is RACApp
LTE BTS
configured
measQuantI
set
to
'rsrq'
a3OffsetRsr
LNHOIF
ifset
<->
EMRAC
<->
instance
measQuantI
to
'rsrp'
nterFreq
is
or 'both'
qInterFreq
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
a3OffsetRsr
nterFreq
is
or
'both'

RAC
<->
set tobe
'rsrq'
a3OffsetRsr
nterFreq:
if must
nterFreq
is is RACApp
LTE BTS
pInterFreq
set
to
'rsrp'
a3ReportInt
a3OffsetRsr
LNHOIF
ifconfigured.
EMRAC
<->
qInterFreq
measQuantI
set
to 'rsrq' <->
specified.
or
'both'
ervalRsrpInt
pInterFreq
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
must
be
if
nterFreq
is or
'both'
RAC <->
a3ReportInt
shall
shall
not
be
nterFreq:
if erFreq
nterFreq
is RACApp
LTE BTS
configured
measQuantI
set
to
'rsrq'
a3ReportInt
LNHOIF
ifbe
<->
EMRAC
<->
ervalRsrpInt
specified.
measQuantI
set
to
'rsrp'
nterFreq
is
or
'both'must ervalRsrqInt
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
erFreq
configured.
nterFreq
is
or
'both'

RAC
<->
set to 'rsrp'
a3ReportInt
must
nterFreq:
if erFreq
nterFreq
is RACApp
LTE BTS
be
ifa3TimeToTri
set
to
'rsrp'
a3OffsetRsr
LNHOIF
If
EMRAC
<->
ervalRsrqInt
be
measQuantI
to 'rsrq' <->
configured
measQuantI
or
'both'must set
ggerRsrpInte
qInterFreq
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
erFreq
configured.
nterFreq
is or
'both'
nterFreq
is RAC <->
a3TimeToTri
must
shall
not
be
nterFreq:
if rFreq
nterFreq
is RACApp
LTE BTS
be
ifa3TimeToTri
set
to
'rsrq'
set
to
'rsrq'
LNHOIF
If
<->
EMRAC
<->
ggerRsrpInte
be
specified.
measQuantI
set
to
'rsrp'
configured
measQuantI
or
'both'
ggerRsrqInte
a3ReportInt
measQuantI
measQuantI
LTE
BTS
rFreq
must
configured.
nterFreq
is
or
'both'

RAC
<->
nterFreq
is
a3TimeToTri
must
nterFreq:
if rFreq
nterFreq
is RACApp
LTE BTS
be
ifervalRsrpInt
set
to
'rsrp'
hysA3Offset
set
to
'rsrp'
EMRAC
<->
ggerRsrqInte
be
erFreq
shall <->
measQuantI
set
to 'rsrq'
configured
measQuantI
or
'both'
RsrpInterFre
a3ReportInt
LTE
BTS
rFreq
must
configured.
not
be
nterFreq
is or
'both'beis RAC <->
nterFreq
hysA3Offset
q
must
ervalRsrqInt
LTE BTS
be
ifspecified.
set
to
'rsrq'
hysA3Offset
set
to 'rsrq'
LNCEL
threshold3
<->
EMRAC
<->
RsrpInterFre
configured.
erFreq
shall RACApp
configured
measQuantI
or
'both'be
RsrqInterFre
a3TimeToTri
threshold3a:
must
be
less
LTE
BTS
q must
If
not
be

RAC
<->
nterFreq
hysA3Offset
must beis LTE BTS
ggerRsrpInte
threshold3a
than
configured q
measQuantI
specified.
RACApp
set
to
'rsrp'
LNCEL
threshold3
EMRAC
<->
RsrqInterFre
configured.
rFreq
shall
must bethreshold3a
nterFreq
is <->
a3TimeToTri
threshold3:
must
be
less
LTE
BTS
q
must
be
If
not
be
greater than set
to 'rsrq' RAC <->
ggerRsrqInte
threshold3
RACApp
LTE BTS
configured
measQuantI
specified.
threshold3 than
hysA3Offset
<->
EMRAC
<->
shall
must be less rFreq
threshold3a
nterFreq
is
RsrpInterFre
LTE
BTS
not
be
than

RAC
<->
set
to 'rsrp'
q
shall
not LTE BTS
specified.
threshold3a hysA3Offset
RACApp
EM <->
be specified. <->
RsrqInterFre LTERAC
BTS
<->
q shall not RAC
LTE
BTS
RACApp
LNHOIF threshold3aI
EMRAC
<->
be specified <->
threshold3In nterFreqQci LTE
BTS
RAC
<->
terFreqQci1: 1 is only
RACApp
LTE BTS
LNCEL
threshold3In
<->
EMRAC
<->
LNHOIF- allowed to
threshold4:
terFreq
must
LTE
BTS
threshold3aI be
RAC <->
threshold4
be
greater if RACApp
LTE BTS
nterFreq:
configured,
must be
than
<->
RAC
in the same
smaller than threshold4
RAC <->
LNHOIF
threshold3In instance
RACApp
terFreq
threshold1
threshold3aI
LNCEL must be

Range and
step

-15...15 dB,
step 0.5 dB
0: 120ms
1: 240ms
2: 480ms
0:
3: 0ms
640ms
1:
4: 40ms
1024ms
2:
64ms
5:
2048ms
0...15
dB,
3:
80ms
6:
5120ms
step
0.5
dB
4:
7: 100ms
10240ms
5:
-15...15
8: 128ms
1min dB,
6:
step
0.5 dB
9: 160ms
6min
7:
10:256ms
12min
-15...15
dB,
8:
11:320ms
30min
step
0.5
dB
9:
480ms
12: 60min
10: 512ms
-15...15
dB,
11: 640ms
step
0.5
dB
12: 1024ms
13:
1280ms
0: 120ms
14:
2560ms
1: 240ms
15:
5120ms
2: 480ms
0:
120ms
3: 640ms
1:
4: 240ms
1024ms
2:
480ms
5:
2048ms
0:
0ms
3:
640ms
6:
5120ms
1:
40ms
4:
1024ms
7:
10240ms
2:
64ms
5:
2048ms
0:
0ms
8:
1min
3:
80ms
6:
5120ms
1:
9: 40ms
6min
4:
100ms
7:
10240ms
2:
64ms
10:
12min
5:
128ms
0...15
dB,
8:
1min
3:
80ms
11:
30min
6:
160ms
step
0.5
dB
9:
6min
4:
100ms
12:
60min
7:
256ms
10:
12min
5:
128ms
0...15
dB,
8:
320ms
11:
30min
6:
160ms
step
0.5
dB
9:
480ms
12:256ms
60min
7:
10: 512ms
0...15
dB,
8:
11:320ms
640ms
step
0.5
dB
9:
480ms
12: 1024ms
10:
512ms
13:
1280ms
-140...-43
11:
14: 640ms
2560ms
dBm,
step 1
12:
15: 1024ms
5120ms
dBm
13:
1280ms
-140...-43
14:
2560ms
dBm,
step 1
15:
dBm5120ms
0...15 dB,
step 0.5 dB
-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm
-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm
-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm

LNCEL threshold4:
LNHOIF Handover threshold3In
Control terFreq:
LNHOIF Handover
threshold3aI
Control
nterFreqQci
Handover 1:
Control

Handover
Control

Updated in

Handover
Control

threshold3In EM <->
terFreqQci1 LTE BTS
is only
LTE BTS
<->
EMRAC
<->
allowed to
LTE
BTS
be
RAC <->
LTE BTS
configured, if RACApp
<->
EM <->
in the same LTERAC
BTS

RAC
<->
LNHOIF
RACApp
LTE BTS
<->
EMRAC
<->
instance
BTS
threshold3In LTE
RAC <->
RACApp
LTE BTS
terFreq is
<->
EMRAC
<->
specified.
LTE
BTS
RAC
<->
RACApp
LTE BTS
If
threshold3In <-> RAC
terFreqQci1 RAC <->
RACApp
is
configured,
all of the
following
conditions
must be
fulfilled:
threshold3In
terFreqQci1
must be
greater than
threshold4.
threshold3aI
nterFreqQci
1 must be
also
configured.

-140...-43
dBm, step 1
dBm
0: 120ms
1: 240ms
2: 480ms
0:
3: 0ms
640ms
1:
4: 40ms
1024ms
2:
64ms
5:
2048ms
0:
120ms
3:
80ms
6:
5120ms
1:
240ms
4:
100ms
7:
10240ms
2:
480ms
5:
128ms
0:
8:
1min
3: 0ms
640ms
6:
160ms
1:
40ms
9:
6min
4:
1024ms
7:
256ms
2:
64ms
10:
12min
5:
2048ms
8:
320ms
3:
80ms
11:
30min
6:
5120ms
9:
480ms
4:
100ms
12:
60min
7:
10240ms
10:
512ms
5:
128ms
8:
11:1min
640ms
6:
160ms
9:
6min
12:
1024ms
7:
256ms
10:
12min
13:
1280ms
8:
320ms
11:
30min
14:
2560ms
9:
480ms
12:
60min
15:
10: 5120ms
512ms
11: 640ms
12: 1024ms
13: 1280ms
14: 2560ms
15: 5120ms

Default
Value

3 dB

Formula for
Default
Getting
Modificatio Related
Value Notes Internal
n
Features
Value

References Data Type

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

Number

On-line

Enumeration

On-line

Enumeration

0 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

3 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

1 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1
(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

On-line
On-line

On-line
On-line

0 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1
(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

0 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

-116 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

-114 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

0 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

-114 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

-110 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

-116 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

LTE53
Intra and
inter eNB
handover
LTE55
Interwith X2
frequency
(Standard)
handover
LTE64
Service
(Optional)
based
handover
LTE55
Interthresholds
frequency
(Standard)
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE53
Intra
and
(Optional)
inter eNB
handover
with X2
(Standard)
LTE55
Interfrequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
LTE64
Service
(Optional)
based
handover
LTE55
Interthresholds
frequency
(Standard)
handover
(Optional)

3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331

Number
Number
Number
Number
Enumeration
Enumeration
Enumeration
Enumeration
Number
Number
Number
Number
Number
Number
Number
Number
Number

Parent
Structure

-120 dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

On-line

On-line

On-line

On-line

LTE64
Service
based
handover
thresholds
(Standard)

3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331

LTE55
Interfrequency
handover
LTE55
Inter(Optional)
frequency
handover
(Optional)

3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331
3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331

Number
Enumeration
Enumeration
Enumeration
Enumeration

Changes
between
releases

Default
Value
Current
Release

3 dB
3
8
0 dB
3 dB
1 dB

Default
Value
Previous
Release
3 dB
640ms (3)
320ms (8)
0 dB
3 dB
1 dB

Default
Values
Match?

Child
Parameter
Parameters Category

Yes

Basic
parameters

No

Advanced
parameters

No

Advanced
parameters

Yes

Basic
parameters

Yes

Basic
parameters

Yes

Advanced
parameters
Advanced
parameters

240ms (1)

No

Basic
parameters
Advanced
parameters

320ms (8)

No

Basic
parameters
Advanced
parameters

0 dB

0 dB

Yes

Basic
parameters
Advanced
parameters

0 dB

Changed
Changed

-116 dBm
-114 dBm
0 dB
-114 dBm
-110 dBm
-116 dBm

0 dB

Yes

Basic
parameters

-116 dBm

Yes

Basic
parameters

-114 dBm

Yes

Basic
parameters

0 dB

Yes

Basic
parameters

-114 dBm

Yes

Basic
parameters

-110 dBm

Yes

Advanced
parameters

-116 dBm

Yes

Basic
parameters

-120 dBm

3
8
1
7

-120 dBm
640ms (3)
320ms (8)
240ms (1)
256ms (7)

Yes

Advanced
parameters

No

Advanced
parameters

No

Advanced
parameters

No

Basic
parameters

No

Basic
parameters

Parameter name

Abbreviated_MO

threshold3aInterFreq

threshold3aInterFreq_LNHOIF

a5-Threshold2

threshold3InterFreq

threshold3InterFreq_LNHOIF

a5-Threshold1

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreq

a3OffsetRsrpInterFreq_LNHOIF

a3-Offset

a3Offset

hysA3Offset

3GPP Name

a3Offset_LNCELHandover margin for better cell HO. Used in measurem

hysA3Offset_LNCEL

hysteresis

threshold2InterFreq

threshold2InterFreq_LNCEL

threshold-RSRP

Threshold for RSRP of neighbour cell. If RSRP of serving value < threshold3InterFreq and RSRP of neighbour cell > threshold3aInterFre
Description
then handover
is triggered (A5 event)
Receive level threshold for neighbour cell in A5 event. Used in measurement event
where of
the
event value
is triggered
if the serving celland
becomes
than cell > threshold3aInterFreq
Threshold for RSRP of servingtype
cell.A5
If RSRP
serving
< threshold3InterFreq
RSRP worse
of neighbour
threshold3InterFreq ANDthen
the neighbour
cell
becomes
better
than
threshold3aInterFreq.
handover is triggered (A5 event)
in ReportConfigEUTRA
Receive level threshold forSet
serving
cell in A5 event. Used in measurement event

type A5 where the event is triggered if the serving cell becomes worse than
The dBm value
is mapped
to the cell
3GPP
IE value
according
to TS 36.133:
threshold3InterFreq
AND
the neighbour
becomes
better
than threshold3aInterFreq.
* -140 dBm means
a
threshold
lower
than
-140
dBm
Set in ReportConfigEUTRA
* values between -139 dBm and -44 dBm mean a threshold lower than the configured value but higher than or equal to the (value - 1 dB
* -43value
dBm is
means
a threshold
higher
equal to -44
dBm
The dBm
mapped
to the 3GPP
IE than
valueoraccording
to TS
36.133:

* -140 dBm means a threshold lower than -140 dBm


* values between -139 dBm and -44 dBm mean a threshold lower than the configured value but higher than or equal to the (value - 1 dB
* -43 dBm means a threshold higher than or equal to -44 dBm

er cell HO. Used in measurement event type A3 where the event is triggered when the inter frequency neighbour cell becomes A3 offset

cell HO. Used in measurement event type A3 where the event is triggered when the neighbor cell becomes better than the serving cell

Related Hysteresis of Handover Margin for Better Cell Handover of Intra-Frequency


Parameter is used within the entry and leave condition of the A3 triggered reporting condition. The IE value is multiplied by 2.

Threshold for RSRP of serving cell for start of inter frequency measurements
If value is below threshold2InterFreq (event A2) then inter frequency measurements are started.

The dBm value is mapped to the 3GPP IE value according to TS 36.133:


* -140 dBm means a threshold lower than -140 dBm
* values between -139 dBm and -44 dBm mean a threshold lower than the configured value but higher than or equal to the (value - 1 dB
* -43 dBm means a threshold higher than or equal to -44 dBm

Test Scenario-3

Proposed 34 (-106 dBm)

Current - User Value

Current Internal
Value

Multiplicity

-109 dBm

31

Related
Functions
Handover Control
Handover Con

Proposed 33 (-108 dBm)

-110 dBm

30

1
Handover
Control

Proposed 4 (2)

Handover
Control

Proposed 2 (4)

1 to 6

2 to 12

Handover
Control

Proposed 1 (2)

1 to 6

2 to 12

Handover
Control

Proposed 36 (-101 dBm)

-140 dbm if handover 0isifdisabled


handover is disabled
1
-110 dBm if handover30
is if
enabled
handover is enabled

Parameter
Related
Relationship Interfaces
Parameters
s

Range and
step

Default
Value

Formula for
Default
Getting
Modification
Value Notes Internal
Value

andover Control

EM <-> LTE -140...-43


BTS
dB -114 dBm
(UI_VALUE + On-line
1
LTE BTS <-> RAC
RAC <-> RACApp
LNCEL - threshold4:
threshold3InterFreq
threshold4
EM must
<->
must
LTE
bebe
-140...-43
smaller
BTS
greaterthan
than
dB threshold3InterFreq
-116
threshold4
dBm
(UI_VALUE + On-line
1
LNCEL - threshold1: threshold1
LTEmust
BTS be
<->greater
RAC than threshold3InterFreq
threshold1 must
RAC
be greater
<-> RACApp
than threshold3InterFreq - applicable if threshold2a is not configured
LNHOIF measQuantI
nterFreq: if
measQuantI
nterFreq is
set to 'rsrp'
or 'both'
a3OffsetRsr
pInterFreq
must be
configured

If
measQuantI
nterFreq is
set to 'rsrp'
or 'both'
a3OffsetRsr
pInterFreq
must be
configured.
if
measQuantI
nterFreq is
set to 'rsrq'
a3OffsetRsr
pInterFreq
shall not be
specified.

EM <->
LTE BTS
LTE BTS
<-> RAC
RAC <->
RACApp

EM <->
LTE BTS
LTE BTS
<-> RAC
RAC <->
RACApp

EM <->
LTE BTS
LTE BTS
<-> RAC
RAC <->
RACApp

-15...15 dB, 3 dB
step 0.5 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1
-15...15 dB,
step 0.5 dB

3 dB

0...15 dB,
0 dB
step 0.5 dB

(UI_VALUE - On-line
0) * 2 / 1

LNBTS actIfHo:
LNCEL threshold2a:

threshold2a
must be
greater than
or equal to
threshold2In
terFreq.
If actIfHo of
LNBTS is
set to
'enabled'
threshold2In
terFreq must
be
configured.
Only if
threshold2In
terFreq is
specified,
threshold2In
terFreqQci1
is allowed to
be
configured in
the same
LNCEL
instance.

EM <->
LTE BTS
LTE BTS
<-> RAC
RAC <->
RACApp

-140...-43
-100 dBm
dBm, step 1
dBm

(UI_VALUE On-line
+ 140) * 1 / 1

Related
Features

References Data Type

Parent
Structure

Changes
between
releases

Default Value
Current
Release

LTE55 Inter-frequency
3GPP ReferNumber
handover (Optional)

-114 dBm

LTE55 Inter-frequency
3GPP ReferNumber
handover (Optional)

-116 dBm

Default Value
Previous
Release

-114 dBm
-116 dBm

LTE55
Interfrequency
handover
(Optional)

3GPP
Reference:
TS 36.331

Number

3 dB

3 dB

Number

3 dB

3 dB

LTE53
Intra and
inter eNB
handover
with X2
(Standard)

3GPP
Reference:
TS36.331

Number

0 dB

0 dB

LTE55
Interfrequency
handover
(Optional)

Number

-100 dBm

LTE64
Service
based
handover
thresholds
(Standard)

-100 dBm

Default Values
Child Parameters
Match?

Yes

Parameter Category

Basic parameters
Basic parameters

Yes
Basic parameters

Yes

Basic parameters

Yes

Basic parameters

Yes

Basic parameters

Yes