Equipment used for measuring specific absorption rate needs validation to provide useful test results.
The SiT5008 from SiTime goes to 60 MHz, draws 3.5 mA, and features a standby mode.
Spirent adds test chambers and peripherals to its product line.
The Deutsche Messe exhibition site in Hanover, Germany will get a private 5G network for testing products and applications.
The GN2255 clock-data recovery chip from Semtech cleans signals in 50 Gbps PAM4 data streams and integrates an optical laser driver.
Keysight expands is wireless test offerings, moving into monitoring of RF and low-layer protocols.
A trio of mid-band radios include SoCs that handle much of the processing. RAN compute products round out the announcement.
A swath of 500 MHz that could add spectrum to 5G looks like low-hanging fruit, but it’s not without opposition. New sharing technology could solve the problem.
Qualcomm, Ericsson, and TIM demonstrated just how far a line-of-site mmWave connection can reach, which could make fixed-wireless access more practical. Qualcomm’s Gautam Sheoran explains in the video interview.
With the announcement of the Snapdragon X65 and X62, Qualcomm boosts 5G data rates, lowers power consumption, and supports 3Gpp Release 16.