Advanced RF Technologies, Inc. (ADRF), a Distributed Antenna System (DAS) provider for commercial and public safety radio frequencies, announced the commercial availability of 5G New Radio (5G NR) capable DAS and repeater solutions.
5G NR aims to, “significantly lower cost-per-bit with new levels of reliability, security, and latency” according to the company release.
The three primary 5G use cases include Enhanced Mobile Broadband (eMBB) “whereby multitudes of people can experience seamless ultra-high speed anywhere, Massive Machine Type Communications (mMTC) (i.e., Internet of Things) that can connect a vast number of devices, and Ultra-Reliable Low Latency Communications (URLLC) which can deliver real-time connection without data delay for safety-critical applications,” the company stated.
The system is designed for mobile network operators, neutral host operators, or enterprises. The ADRF’s 5G NR features include:
- ADXV Series DAS now supports 5G NR on both Medium Power Remote Unit (MPR) (37 dBm) and High Power Remote Unit (HPR) (46 dBm).
- SDR-ICS Series outdoor modular repeater features ADRF’s patented Interference Cancellation System (ICS) and 43 dBm of output power.
- SDR Series is the first commercial grade indoor modular repeater to support 5G NR and allows backward compatibility supporting up to 20 MHz for 4G LTE-TDD.
January 14, 2019