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Join our 4G evolution: LTE solutions for next-generation networks

LTE networks are evolving - and so is our portfolio. Our evolutionary approach to our hardware and software is created to support you in your everlasting network evolution, and we are very proud to say that over 60% of the worlds best performing networks, are in fact using Ericsson RAN products, which is the result of great collaboration between us and our customers.

Our network technology also allows operators to smoothly transition from 4G to 5G and minimize the time to market when they want to flip the switch. Ericsson Radio System Basebands and Radios are already all set for 5G NR – no ‘rip and replace’ required.

To enable an efficient migration for operators from their existing 2G/3G networks to LTE, Ericsson offers advanced mixed mode (2G/3G/LTE) solutions. Our approach is unique for the industry. It maximizes spectrum efficiency for LTE in GSM/WCDMA frequency bands, with best performance and minimal complexity. 

With features that simplify and reduce the cost of building and managing next-generation networks, our LTE solutions deliver the goods. It means more capacity and better reliability for increasingly demanding applications. So, whether it’s interactive TV, mobile video blogging or advanced gaming, you can evolve with us. Join our 4G evolution now.

Evolve your 4G today

Critical broadband networks for industry 4.0

New business models are emerging for industries. From owning and operating their own networks, industries with critical communication needs are now procuring private networks and services that leverage service providers’ existing network assets and operations – without compromising required local control.

Discover Ericsson Spectrum Sharing

Share spectrum dynamically between 4G and 5G at the same time, using the same hardware. Ericsson Spectrum Sharing means nationwide 5G coverage for your FWA network from day one. 

Massive MIMO

Massive MIMO is deployed to improve spectral efficiency in a bid to ramp up network capacity and data throughput for end users, by enlarging network capacity. Discover our award-winning Massive MIMO to find out what it can do for your network. 

Fixed Wireless Access

Up to 50% of the world’s citizens are still waiting for access to reliable broadband. For operators, this large number of underserved households represents a profitable fixed wireless access (FWA) growth opportunity.

The need for speed

The need to evolve to Gigabit LTE, and beyond, is being driven by the growth in mobile broadband subscriber numbers and traffic volumes, the availability of more capable mobile devices, and rising user expectations.

Mobile subscriptions by technology (billion)

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Ericsson LTE Radio Access Network

LTE offers a superior user experience for next-generation mobile broadband. LTE is also constantly evolving and is paving the way to 5G with the introduction of new capabilities. One such capability, Gigabit LTE, increases capacity and enhances the end user mobile broadband experience.

Ericsson Lean Carrier

Our commitment to lead the industry in 5G research and development will also benefit today’s smartphone users on LTE networks using our new Lean Carrier solution.

Ericsson Shared Carrier

With the continuously growing LTE capacity and coverage needs, operators want to introduce LTE in their existing GSM bands and are therefore looking for ways to maximize the spectrum efficiency.

Explore our evolution cases

Massive MIMO brings high-speed mobile internet to football fans

Europe’s largest deployment of Massive MIMO has benefitted countless football fans in Russia thanks to a partnership between Ericsson and MTS.

Swap to a smarter network

Ericsson is working worldwide to modernize and future-proof mobile networks for better user experiences, by providing seamless network changes.

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