The LTE Evolution

Here you will find a collection of educational webinars, videos, white papers, application notes, etc., focused on 5G/NR and 4G/LTE technologies and testing from a device or user-equipment perspective. These pages are updated frequently. Thanks for visiting!

New LTE Technical Docs

Application Notes

dB or not dB?

Everything you ever wanted to know about decibels but were afraid to ask… True or false: 30 dBm + 30 dBm = 60 dBm? Why does 1% work out to be -40 dB one time but then 0.1 dB or 0.05 dB the next time? These questions sometimes leave even experienced engineers scratching their heads.… Read more »

5G and the LTE Evolution

Article & Infographic With the industry’s focus on 5G technology deployment, the next generation of wireless communication as we know it is seemingly right around the corner. As with any new technology turn, there will be a number of challenges and opportunities that arise alongside its commercial launch. Regardless, it’s exciting to witness the evolution… Read more »

Microwaves and Beyond

Test and measurement excellence up to 500 GHz and beyond Rohde & Schwarz offers the right solutions for your microwave test needs including signal generators, spectrum and signal analyzers, network analyzers, power meters, oscilloscopes and EMC test equipment. Whatever your application, whether you are dealing with pulsed, swept or modulated signals, our instruments generate and… Read more »

New LTE Videos


LTE Performance and Optimization Framework

LTE provides global mobility with a wide range of services that includes voice, data and video in a mobile environment with lower deployment costs. Traffic growth, increasing data rates, adoption of new devices, etc. is placing pressure on the performance of mobile networks. In order to get best performance out of an LTE network, and… Read more »

Beyond 4G — A Look at What’s Next

Andreas Roessler — Rohde & Schwarz In this presentation test and measurement aspects will be discussed, challenges identified and status of current solutions being presented.

Millimeter Wave CMOS for Low Power Multi-Gigabit Wireless Solutions

Dr. Joy Laskar — Centric Technologies In this presentation, we will begin with an overview on the need and applications of millimeter wave with multi-gigabit bandwidths (>3.5Gbps). Next, we will discuss the key design and test considerations for a single chip CMOS mmW system on a chip, including full radio and baseband functionality.

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