Cirtek subsidiary, Quintel, bags telco contract for 5G in US

Quintel USA, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Cirtek Holdings Philippines Corp., has fully concluded contract signing on a Master Purchase Agreement with a new telecommunications operator in North America. Having acquired new spectrum in auctions, the carrier is primed to launch full commercial services on fresh spectrum for 5G services from 2021.

As part of providing pioneering and constantly evolving innovative antenna solutions to the market, Quintel will be launching a new platform of small cell antenna products to complement its growing Multi-port Base Station Antenna portfolio designed and tailored specifically to its new customer’s next generation network which is to be built around existing frequencies as well as overlaying newly assigned 5G spectrum under a compact, feature-rich form factor with 4G and 3G backwards compatibility. US wireless carriers overall are projected to grow spend by 11% to $35 billion in 2021.

Quintel is pleased to take part in building and transforming the information technology and connectivity revolution ahead as networks transition to 5G. Among the portfolio being launched, is a family of Small Cell Canister solution specifically optimized for exploiting radios with 4T4R configurations at Low-Band frequencies to maximize radio channel spectral capacity in dispersive radio channels.
According to Michael Liu, Quintel President and Cirtek Holdings Philippines Corp Executive Vice President, Quintel’s new Canister antennas covers all Low-Band spectrum (600, 700 and 850MHz) and Mid-Band spectrum (1.7-2.7GHz, CBRS, C-Band, and 5GHz) in North America (US, Canada, Mexico), a feature first and yet unseen in the market.

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