Long Term Evolution: LTE

LTE is the global standard for the fourth generation of mobile broadband (4G), supported by all major players in the industry. It is the fastest developing system in the history of mobile communication.

Ericsson has supplied the large majority of all commercial LTE networks and has signed contracts with the top ten ranked operators by global revenue 2012.

Verizon’s LTE network is the world’s largest commercial installation to date. Just like the world’s first LTE network, launched by TeliaSonera in Sweden, it was supplied by Ericsson.

In-depth information

LTE – key facts

LTE – background

Ericsson and LTE

Ericsson LTE/EPC contracts

Ericsson Mobile Telephony Evolution with VoLTE



LTE explained

Telstra, Australia: Superior performance

Leading the change

LTE Broadcast - A Revenue Enabler for Premium Media Content

The future of voice and video calling over LTE

Enabling success with LTE

MetroPCS, USA: Enabling 4G LTE for all

AT&T rethinks mobile

LTE gives Rogers an innovative edge

BBC News - Will 4G be faster than home broadband?

Danish TV 2 used LTE for live coverage during national elections

Ausgrid, Australia: Smart grid network to use LTE

Ericsson join force with Motorola to address NSPS business

What are the drivers behind Telstras decision to go with LTE?

Need more bandwidth and speed? You need LTE


Get up to date with LTE

Our new article series addresses key advantages of LTE.

Part 1. LTE: an end-to-end story

The benefits of a holistic end-to-end approach to LTE networks.

Part 2. LTE services

Our LTE story is about more than networks. We also have leading services to offer.

Part 3. LTE: simply the best

Find out how and why LTE came to be the 4G technology of choice.

Part 4: What’s the difference?

A look at the superior user experience subscribers on an LTE network will enjoy.

Part 5. R&D: making the best even better

We are working every day to develop LTE – through R&D, standardization and close customer partnerships.

Want the series as a pdf brochure?

You can download all five articles in one handy pdf. LTE: A global success story.