G.1 Measurement of transmitter

36.1413GPPBase Station (BS) conformance testingEvolved Universal Terrestrial Radio Access (E-UTRA)Release 17TS

Table G.1-1: Derivation of Test Requirements (Transmitter tests)

Test

Minimum Requirement in TS 36.104

Test Tolerance
(TT)

Test Requirement in TS 36.141

6.2 Base station maximum output power

In normal conditions:
within ±2 dB of manufacturer’s rated output power

In extreme conditions:

within ±2.5 dB of manufacturer’s rated output power

Standalone NB-IoT

In normal conditions:

within ±2 dB of manufacturer’s rated output power

In extreme conditions:

within ±2.5 dB of manufacturer’s rated output power

Normal and extreme conditions:

0.7 dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.0 dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

1.0 dB

1.0 dB

Formula:

Upper limit + TT, Lower limit – TT

In normal conditions:
within +2.7 dB and -2.7 dB of the manufacturer’s rated output power, f ≤ 3.0GHz

within +3.0 dB and -3.0 dB of the manufacturer’s rated output power, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

In extreme conditions:
within +3.2 dB and -3.2 dB of the manufacturer’s rated output power, f ≤ 3.0GHz

within +3.5 dB and -3.5 dB of the manufacturer’s rated output power, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

In normal conditions:

within +3.0 dB and -3.0 dB of the manufacturer’s rated output power

In extreme conditions:

within +3.5 dB and -3.5 dB of the manufacturer’s rated output power

6.3.2 Total power dynamic range

Total power dynamic range (dB):

1.4 MHz E-UTRA: 7.7

3 MHz E-UTRA: 11.7

5 MHz E-UTRA: 13.9 10 MHz E-UTRA: 16.9

15 MHz E-UTRA: 18.7

20 MHz E-UTRA: 20

0.4 dB

Formula:

Total power dynamic range – TT (dB)

1.4 MHz E-UTRA: 7.3

3 MHz E-UTRA: 11.3

5 MHz E-UTRA: 13.5

10 MHz E-UTRA: 16.5

15 MHz E-UTRA: 18.3

20 MHz E-UTRA: 19.6

6.3.3 NB-IoT RB power dynamic range for in-band or guard band operation

6 dB

0.4 dB

Formula:

Minimum Requirement + TT

6.4.1 Transmitter OFF power

-85dBm/MHz.

2 dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

2.5 dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

Formula:

Minimum Requirement + TT

6.4.2 Transmitter transient period

Transmitter transient period :

off to on: 17 us

on to off: 17 us

N/A

Minimum Requirement

6.5.1 Frequency error

Frequency error limit ±0.05 ppm

12 Hz

Formula: Frequency Error limit + TT

0.05 ppm + 12 Hz

6.5.2 EVM

EVM limit:

QPSK: 17.5 %

16QAM: 12.5 %

64QAM: 8 %

256QAM: 3.5%

1024QAM: 2.5%

1 %

Formula:

EVM limit + TT

QPSK: 18.5 %

16QAM: 13.5 %

64QAM: 9 %

256QAM: 4.5%

1024QAM: 3.5%

6.5.3 Time alignment error

Time alignment error within 65 ns

25 ns

Formula:

Time alignment error limit + TT

90 ns

6.5.4 DL RS power

DL RS power shall be within 2.1 dB

0.8 dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.1 dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

Formula:

Upper limit + TT
Lower limit – TT

DL RS power shall be within 2.9 dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

DL RS power shall be within 3.2 dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

6.6.1 Occupied bandwidth

1.4 MHz

3 MHz

5 MHz

10 MHz

15 MHz

20 MHz

Standalone NB-IoT: 200 kHz

0 kHz

Formula:

Minimum Requirement + TT

6.6.2 Adjacent Channel Leakage power Ratio (ACLR)

Paired spectrum ACLR:

45 dB for E-UTRA

45 dB for UTRA

Standalone NB-IoT:

40 dB (ACLR1)

50 dB (ACLR2)

Unpaired spectrum ACLR:

45 dB for E-UTRA

45 dB for 1.28 Mcps UTRA

45 dB for 3.84 Mcps UTRA

45 dB for 7.82 Mcps UTRA

CACLR:

45 dB

CACLR in Band 46:

35 dB or

40 dB

Absolute limit -13dBm / MHz

Absolute limit

-15dBm / MHz

0.8 dB

0.8 dB

0.8 dB

0.8 dB

0.8 dB

0.8 dB

0.8 dB

0.8 dB

0.8 dB

0.8 dB

0 dB

0 dB

Formula:

ACLR Minimum Requirement – TT

Absolute limit +TT

Paired spectrum ACLR:

44.2 dB

44.2 dB

Standalone NB-IoT:

39.2 dB (ACLR1)

49.2 dB (ACLR2)

Unpaired spectrum ACLR:

44.2 dB

44.2 dB

44.2 dB

44.2 dB

CACLR:

44.2 dB

CACLR in Band 46:

34.2 dB or

39.2 dB

Absolute limit -13dBm / MHz

Absolute limit -15dBm / MHz

6.6.3 Operating band unwanted emissions

For Wide Area BS:

Category A, bands < 1GHz

For 1.4MHz BW:

Offsets < 2.8MHz

-1dBm to -11dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 2.8MHz

-13dBm / 100kHz

For 3MHz BW:

Offsets < 3MHz

-4.5dBm to -14.5dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 3MHz

-13dBm / 100kHz

For 5, 10, 15, 20MHz BW:

Offsets < 10MHz

-7dBm to -14dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 10MHz

-13dBm / 100kHz

Category A, bands > 1GHz

For 1.4MHz BW:

Offsets < 2.8MHz

-1dBm to -11dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 2.8MHz

-13dBm / 1MHz

For 3MHz BW:

Offsets < 6MHz

-5dBm to -15dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 6MHz

-13dBm / 1MHz

For 5, 10, 15, 20MHz BW:

Offsets < 10MHz

-7dBm to -14dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 10MHz

-13dBm / 1MHz

Category B, bands < 1GHz

For 1.4MHz BW:

Offsets < 2.8MHz

-1dBm to -11dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 2.8MHz

-16dBm / 100kHz

For 3MHz BW:

Offsets < 6MHz

-5dBm to -15dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 6MHz

-16dBm / 100kHz

For 5, 10, 15, 20MHz BW:

Offsets < 10MHz

-7dBm to -14dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 10MHz

-16dBm / 100kHz

Category B, bands > 1GHz

For 1.4MHz BW:

Offsets < 2.8MHz

-1dBm to -11dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 2.8MHz

-15dBm / 1MHz

For 3MHz BW:

Offsets < 6MHz

-5dBm to -15dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 6MHz

-15dBm / 1MHz

For 5, 10, 15, 20MHz BW:

Offsets < 10MHz

-7dBm to -14dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 10MHz

-15dBm / 1MHz

For Home BS:

Category A and B:

For 1.4MHz BW:

Offsets < 2.8MHz

-30dBm to -36dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 2.8MHz

-50 dBm to -32dBm / 1MHz

For 3MHz BW:

Offsets < 6MHz

-34dBm to -40dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 6MHz

-50dBm to -32dBm / 1MHz

For 5, 10, 15, 20MHz BW:

Offsets < 10MHz

-36dBm to -42dBm / 100kHz

Offsets ≥ 10MHz

-50dBm to -32dBm / 1MHz

Standalone NB-IoT

Offset < 0.05 MHz

2 dBm/30kHz to
5 dBm/30 kHz

0.05 MHz ≤ Offset

-14 dBm/30kHz to
2 dBm/30 kHz

For Band 46 for 10 MHz BW:

Additional Reqts, bands < 1GHz

All BWs:

Additional Reqts, bands > 1GHz

All BWs:

Additional Reqts bands 12,13,14

All BWs:

Additional Reqts bands 20

All BWs:

1.5dB

0dB

1.5dB

0dB

1.5dB

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

0dB

1.5dB

0dB

1.5dB

0dB

1.5dB

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

0dB

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

1.5dB, f ≤ 3.0GHz

1.8dB, 3.0GHz < f ≤ 4.2GHz

2.2 dB, 4.2GHz < f ≤ 6.0GHz

0dB

0dB

0dB

0dB

Formula:

Minimum Requirement + TT

6.6.4.5.1 Transmitter spurious emissions, Mandatory Requirements

Category A

9 kHz f < 150 kHz:

-13dBm / 1kHz

150 kHz f < 30 MHz:

-13dBm / 10 kHz

30 MHz f < 1 GHz:

-13dBm / 100 kHz

1 GHz f < 12.75 GHz:

-13dBm / 1 MHz

0dB

Formula:

Minimum Requirement + TT

6.6.4.5.2 Transmitter spurious emissions, Mandatory Requirements

Category B

9 kHz f < 150 kHz:

-36dBm / 1 kHz

150 kHz f < 30 MHz:

-36dBm / 10 kHz

30 MHz f < 1 GHz:

-36dBm / 100 kHz

1 GHz f < 12.75 GHz:

-36dBm / 1 MHz

0dB

Formula:

Minimum Requirement + TT

6.6.4.5.3 Transmitter spurious emissions, Protection of BS receiver

-96dBm / 100 kHz

0dB

Formula:

Minimum Requirement + TT

6.6.4.5.4 Transmitter spurious emissions, Additional spurious emissions requirements

Levels from -61dBm to -41dBm

Bandwidths from 6.25 kHz to 1MHz

See TS 36.104 [2] for details

0dB

Formula:

Minimum Requirement + TT

6.6.4.5.5 Transmitter spurious emissions, Co-location

Levels from -98dBm to -96dBm

Bandwidth 100 kHz

See TS 36.104 [2] for details

0dB

Formula:

Minimum Requirement + TT

6.7 Transmitter intermodulation (interferer requirements)

This tolerance applies to the stimulus and not the measurements defined in 6.6.2, 6.6.3 and 6.6.4.

Wanted signal level – interferer level = 30dB

0dB

Formula: Ratio + TT

Wanted signal level – interferer level = 30 + 0dB