The 2,6 GHz TDD-band (band 38 in LTE, band n38 in NR) has a bandwith of 50 MHz and consists of 10 unpaired frequency packages The spectrum of this band overlaps with the wider band 41/n41.
On Oct. 18, 2010 the allocation procedure for this frequency band was completed.
The following figure shows the current allocation for this frequency band:
The frequency-related technical conditions for the use of the 2.5-2.69 GHz frequency band have been defined in a Decision of the European Commission on June 13th, 2008. The Commission decision is based on "block edge masks", that is, masks for maximum e.i.r.p. within and outside of an assigned block are defined for a base station. The specific limits can be found in the annex to the Commission's decision.
The following procedures and consultations regarding this frequency range have been carried out:
Last update: November 2nd, 2020