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APXVTM14-ALU-I20
TD-LTE  Beamforming Cross Polarized  8-port Antenna, 2496-2690MHz, 1.4m, 65deg,  VET, RET, 0-6°

 

FEATURES / BENEFITS

This antenna provides an ideal solution using 4 columns (8 Ports) for flexible use in Beamforming and MIMO applications in the TD-LTE band.
 
 
  • Multiple Individual Beam Control (Unit Beam)
  • Single High Powered Beam Option (Broadcast Beam)
  • Beamsteering flexibility up to 30° off Boresight (Service Beam)
  • Calibration Port functionality for precise steering performance
  • Integrated AISG compliant RET Motor
  • Variable electrical down tilt 0-6 degrees

 


Technical features

Electrical Specifications

Electrical Specification HeaderY1 Unit Beam Left
Frequency Band MHz 2496 - 2690
Gain dBi(dBd) 18.0 (15.9) +/- .4
Azimuth Beamwidth 3dB deg 69.3 +/- 4.5
Cross Polar Discrimination at Boresight dB >16.8
Cross Polar Discrimination over Sector dB >11.2
F/B at +/-30 Copolar dB >27.5
Elevation Beamwidth 3 dB deg 5 +/- 0.2
Electrical Downtilt deg 0 to 6
Upper SideLobe Suppression 0 to +20 dB >18.9

Electrical Specifications

Electrical Specification HeaderY2 Unit Beam Left Center
Frequency Band MHz 2496 - 2690
Gain dBi(dBd) 18.0 (15.9) +/- .6
Azimuth Beamwidth 3dB deg 68.3 +/- 6.7
Cross Polar Discrimination at Boresight dB >15.1
Cross Polar Discrimination over Sector dB >11.7
F/B at +/-30 Copolar dB >29.2
Elevation Beamwidth 3 dB deg 4.8 +/- 0.2
Electrical Downtilt deg 0 to 6
Upper SideLobe Suppression 0 to +20 dB >17.4

Electrical Specifications

Electrical Specification HeaderY3 Unit Beam Right Center
Frequency Band MHz 2496 - 2690
Gain dBi(dBd) 18.0 (15.9) +/- .5
Azimuth Beamwidth 3dB deg 69.4 +/- 6.7
Cross Polar Discrimination at Boresight dB >14.6
Cross Polar Discrimination over Sector dB >11.5
F/B at +/-30 Copolar dB >29.5
Elevation Beamwidth 3 dB deg 4.9 +/- 0.2
Electrical Downtilt deg 0 to 6
Upper SideLobe Suppression 0 to +20 dB >17.2

Electrical Specifications

Electrical Specification HeaderY4 Unit Beam Right
Frequency Band MHz 2496 - 2690
Gain dBi(dBd) 17.8 (15.7) +/- .6
Azimuth Beamwidth 3dB deg 69.1 +/- 4.7
Cross Polar Discrimination at Boresight dB >17
Cross Polar Discrimination over Sector dB >12.6
F/B at +/-30 Copolar dB >27.4
Elevation Beamwidth 3 dB deg 4.8 +/- 0.2
Electrical Downtilt deg 0 to 6
Upper SideLobe Suppression 0 to +20 dB >16.9

Electrical Specifications

Electrical Specification HeaderBROADCAST BEAM
Frequency Band MHz 2496 - 2690
Gain dBi(dBd) 18.5 (16.4) +/- .8
Azimuth Beamwidth 3dB deg 67.7 +/- 3.7
Cross Polar Discrimination at Boresight dB >16.7
Cross Polar Discrimination over Sector dB >9.9
F/B at +/-30 Copolar dB >28
Elevation Beamwidth 3 dB deg 4.8 +/- 0.2
Electrical Downtilt deg 0 to 6
Upper SideLobe Suppression 0 to +20 dB >16.4

Electrical Specifications

Electrical Specification HeaderSERVICE BEAM
Frequency Band MHz 2496 - 2690
Gain @ Steer 00 dBi(dBd) 23.6 (21.5) +/- .5
Gain @ Steer 30 dBi(dBd) 21.5 (19.4) +/- .5
Azimuth Beamwidth 3dB deg 19.7 +/- 0.6
Azimuth Sidelobe @ Steer 00 dB >12
Azimuth Sidelobe @ Steer 30 dB >6
Cross Polar Discrimination at Boresight dB >15.9
Cross Polar Discrimination over Sector dB >12.8
F/B at +/-30 Copolar dB >36.4
Elevation Beamwidth 3 dB deg 4.8 +/- 0.2
Electrical Downtilt deg 0 to 6
Upper SideLobe Suppression 0 to +20 dB >18.7

Electrical Specifications

Electrical Specification HeaderCALIBRATION & ELECTRICAL PARAMETERS
Frequency Range MHz 2496-2690
Transmission from antenna ports to CAL port dB 26.0 +/-2
Amplitude Diff Between antenna port and CAL port dB <0.7
Phase Diff Between antenna port and CAL port deg <5
Same Polarization ISO dB >25 (typical)
Different Polarization ISO dB >28
3rd Order IMP @ 2 x 43 dBm dBc >143

Electrical Specifications

ImpedanceOhm50
PolarizationDeg±45°

Mechanical Specifications

Dimensions - H x W x Dmm (in)1430 x 320 x 160 (56.3 x 12.6 x 6.3)
Weight (Antenna Only)kg (lb)25.5 (56.2)
Weight (Mounting Hardware only)kg (lb)5.2 (11.5)
Packing size- HxWxDmm (in)1550 x 440 x 300 (61 x 17.3 x 11.8)
Shipping Weightkg (lb)32.5 (71.6)
Connector type8 x 4.1/9.5 DIN Female + 1 N - Fremale (Calibration Port)
Adjustment mechanismIntegrated RET solution AISG compliant
Mounting Hardware MaterialDiecast Aluminium and Galvanized steel
Radome Material / ColorASA / Light Grey RAL7035

Testing and Environmental

Temperature Range °C (°F)-40 to 60 (-40 to 140 )
Lightning protectionDirect Ground
Survival/Rated Wind Velocitykm/h200 (150 )
Wind Load @Rated Wind FrontN839
Wind Load @Rated Wind SideN361
Wind Load @Rated Wind RearN839
EnvironmentalETSI 300-019-2-4 Class 4.1E
Survival wind Velocity km/h200

Ordering Information

Order No. Configuration Mounting Hardware Mounting pipe Diameter Weight
APXVTM14-ALU-I20 ALU Radio Port Configuration APM40-2 Beam tilt kit 50-114mm 25.5kg (56.2)
APXVTM14-C-I20 All non-ALU Port Configuration APM40-2 Beam tilt kit 50-114mm 25.5kg (56.2)



Notes

Please note: This antenna designed for compatibility with f/ALU radio configurations.  RET upgrades not available for APXVTM14-ALU-I20.  See your local sales rep for any questions.
 
Available Configurations
  • APXVTM14-ALU-I20 - 65° Antenna with Pre-commissioned, Integrated ACU
  • APXV9TM14-ALU-I20 - 90° Antenna with Pre-commissioned, integrated ACU
For additional mounting information please click ""External Document Links"".