Anritsu announces MT8000A Test Platform to Support MediaTek Inc on 5G Chipset Development and Verification
Luton, United Kingdom – July 9th, 2018 – MediaTek Incorporated and Anritsu Corporation agreed to forge a partnership for 5G development and physical layer verification. MediaTek Inc. selected Anritsu’s MT8000A Radio Communication Test Station as a prioritized test platform for the verification of standard-based 5G NR chipset targeting upcoming global 5G deployment.
Anritsu, a leader in mobile communications testing will support MediaTek’s development of 5G devices such as baseband chipset by providing powerful and efficient test solutions from early phase of pre-silicon verification to commercial validation stage of RF, protocol and function to enable launch of 5G chipset to the market with high quality.
Anritsu designed its new 5G test platform, MT8000A for the latest technologies, such as wideband signal processing and beamforming, required by ultrafast and large-capacity 5G communications. The all-in-one platform supports sub-6 GHz and millimeter-wave RF tests and as well as protocol tests. Anritsu’s long experience in supplying 3G and 4G test solutions to MediaTek Inc. will help facilitate smooth development and early deployment of 5G products.
Anritsu will continue contribution to MediaTek’s 5G development strategy by providing the latest test solutions and dedicated support.
Anritsu Corporation (www.anritsu.com) is a provider of innovative communications solutions for more than 120 years. The company's test and measurement solutions include wireless, optical, microwave/RF and digital instruments, operations support systems and solutions, customized software solutions, that can be used during R&D, manufacturing, installation, and maintenance. Anritsu also provides precision microwave/RF components, optical devices, and high-speed devices for design into communication products and systems. With the addition of multidimensional service assurance solutions for network monitoring and optimization, Anritsu provides complete solutions for existing and next-generation wireline and wireless communication systems and service providers. Anritsu sells in over 90 countries worldwide with approximately 4,000 employees.
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