Macrocell vs. Small Cell vs. Femtocell: 5G Base Stations Compared

Share it with your friends Like

Thanks! Share it with your friends!


3 different types of 5G enterprise tech:

5G promises a world of ultra-high-speed connectivity. While we may see a decreased reliance on macrocells — or those sky-high cell towers along highways or in rural areas — the truth is that 5G relies on a combination of base stations, including macrocells, small cells, and femtocells. The differences between the three are apparent in size, coverage, and cost — but, small cells in particular are key to providing the high millimeter wave frequencies 5G promises.

How do you anticipate 5G deployment will impact your organization? Share your thoughts in the comments, and be sure to hit that like button, too.

Stay up to date on the latest networking news:

Follow us on Twitter:

Like us on Facebook:

#5Gbasestations #MacrocellvsSmallCell #SmallCell

  • Rating:
  • Views:3,677 views
  • Tags: -
  • Categories: NO5G Videos


Comments are disabled for this post.

The owner of this website, RDI, is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon properties including, but not limited to,,,,, or Certain content that appears on this site comes from Amazon Services LLC. This content is provided 'as is' and is subject to change or removal at any time.