Tag : LTE

Australia is currently using these LTE bands (LTE bandmask in brackets):

  • 2100MHz (B1) FDD (0000000000000001) – Telstra (a handful of sites), Optus (Darwin, Tasmania)
  • 1800MHz (B3) FDD (0000000000000004) – Telstra, Optus, Vodafone
  • 850MHz (B5) FDD (0000000000000010) – Vodafone
  • 2600MHz (B7) FDD (0000000000000040) – Optus, Telstra (TPG have a license but have not announced plans for it.)
  • 900MHz (B8) FDD (0000000000000080) – Telstra (a handful of sites, utilises spectrum previously used by 2G)
  • 700MHz (B28) FDD (0000000008000000) – Telstra, Optus
  • 2300MHz (B40) TDD (0000008000000000) – Optus (Vivid wireless spectrum, metropolitan area), NBN (regional area including Gold Coast)
  • 3500MHz (B42) TDD (0000020000000000) – Optus, NBN
Author: 10 months ago