Super-fast Maglev train makes Net connections at 267mph (photos)

Super-fast Maglev train makes Net connections at 267mph (photos)

Summary: Huawei last week demonstrated the company's Long Term Evolution (LTE) mobile broadband running on the super-fast Maglev train in Shanghai.

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  • The Maglev train departs.

    Credit: Josh Taylor

  • Huawei boasts that the LTE network installed along the track will give passengers maximum uplink speeds of 50Mbps with a 99.5 per cent successful handover rate between cells.

    Credit: Josh Taylor

  • A Huawei LTE dongle on display at the Shanghai campus.

    Credit: Josh Taylor

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Topics: Telcos, Broadband, Mobility, Networking, Wi-Fi

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  • RE: Super-fast Maglev train makes Net connections at 267mph (photos)

    The depopulation of Tibet is nothing compared to having a really fast broadband connection on a train!
    tburzio