Ranatec sees boom in 5G equipment orders from Asia in 1st half of 2020



Gothenburg, 2020-06-25 


Ranatec, a part of the Qamcom Group AB and supplier of specialized test and measurement equipment for RF and microwave applications, today announced it has experienced a very strong 1st half in 5G test equipment requests from the Asian market, requiring an increase in production capacity to handle demand. The company saw a 250% YoY (Year on Year) increase in 1H 2020 orders from Asia, compared to 1H 2019.


The supplier of niche test equipment sees the strong influx of orders from Asia as an indication the Asian market is trending towards heavy investments in 5G technology and development.


Boom in 5G Equipment | Ranatec-“We are experiencing keen interest in 5G test equipment investments this year from Asia, despite the general effect that COVID-19 has had on markets in the first half of 2020. At the same time, the European market appears to be taking a more careful approach to 5G expenditures and development” says Magnus Kilian, CEO of Ranatec.

-“As result of a strong 1H from Asia, Ranatec has experienced minor influence from the COVID-19 crisis on sales thus far. The significant new demand has meant ramping up production and capacity to produce 5G specialized products. The RI266 Tunable Notch Filter has been one of the Ranatec 5G products in strong demand.”


RI 266 tunable notch filter; first of its kind, state-of-the-art tool to meet new RF test and measurement requirements for wireless devices

  • Targets formal conformance testing by accredited test houses and internal verification processes executed by mobile device vendors
  • Critical tool for adaptation to stringent new ETSI/3GPP conformance test specifications for mobile device radio properties covers all sub-6 mobile bands and channel bandwidths for 2G/3G/4G/5G.


Experts at Ranatec work closely with leading global wireless device vendors and accredited test houses to develop benchmark tools that help our customers meet the evolving demands of testing environments and deliver benchmark services and products.


Ranatec AB (www.ranatec.com)

A part of the Qamcom Group AB, Ranatec designs and manufacturers niche test and measurement tools for the most demanding RF and microwave applications. Ranatec is a specialist in test equipment for design verification, product certification, production testing as well as expert trouble-shooting and in-service monitoring. The Ranatec product portfolio has been developed in close cooperation with leading global brands within cellular infrastructure, mobile phone and radar system industries – amongst others, and offers products for Wireless Test Automation, RF/EMC Shielding, and Radar Testing. Ranatec is ISO9001:2015 certified and compliant with the most stringent ISO requirements. Visit our website at www.ranatec.com and follow us on LinkedIn.


Ranatec Contacts
Leslie Johnsen
Public Relations


M: +47 4145 8043


Magnus Kilian
CEO, Ranatec
M: +46 703 00 50 15

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