5G Frequency Bands

5G Frequency Bands are defined by the 3GPP:

NR frequency bands below 6 GHz 38.104 (Rel 15 Sept 2019)

All bands
Band Name Mode ΔFRaster
(kHz)
Nref
step
Downlink (MHz) Bandwidth
DL/UL
(MHz)
Uplink (MHz) Duplex
spacing
(MHz)
Geographical
area
3GPP
release
SCS
(kHz)
Channel bandwidth (MHz)
Low Middle High Low Middle High
nr-arfcn nr-arfcn 5 10 15 20 25 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
n1 2100 FD
100

20
2110
422000
2140
428000
2170
434000
60 1920
384000
1950
390000
1980
396000
190 Global 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60 10 15 20
n2 1900 PCS FD
100

20
1930
386000
1960
392000
1990
398000
60 1850
370000
1880
376000
1910
382000
80 NAR 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60 10 15 20
n3 1800 FD
100

20
1805
361000
1842.5
368500
1880
376000
75 1710
342000
1747.5
349500
1785
357000
95 Global 15.0 15 5 10 15 20 25 30
30 10 15 20 25 30
60 10 15 20 25 30
n5 850 FD
100

20
869
173800
881.5
176300
894
178800
25 824
164800
836.5
167300
849
169800
45 Global 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60
n7 2600 FD
100

20
2620
524000
2655
531000
2690
538000
70 2500
500000
2535
507000
2570
514000
120 EMEA 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60 10 15 20
n8 900 FD
100

20
925
185000
942.5
188500
960
192000
35 880
176000
897.5
179500
915
183000
45 Global 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60
n12 700 a FD
100

20
729
145800
737.5
147500
746
149200
17 699
139800
707.5
141500
716
143200
30 NAR 15.2 15 5 10 15
30 10 15
60
n20 800 FD
100

20
791
158200
806
161200
821
164200
30 832
166400
847
169400
862
172400
-41 EMEA 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60
n25 1900+ FD
100

20
1930
386000
1962.5
392500
1995
399000
65 1850
370000
1882.5
376500
1915
383000
80 NAR 15.2 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60 10 15 20
n28 700 APT FD
100

20
758
151600
780.5
156100
803
160600
45 703
140600
725.5
145100
748
149600
55 APAC,EU 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60
n34 TD 2000 TD
100

20
2010
402000
2017.5
403500
2025
405000
15 EMEA 15.2 15 5
30
60
n38 TD 2600 TD
100

20
2570
514000
2595
519000
2620
524000
50 EMEA 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60 10 15 20
n39 TD 1900+ TD
100

20
1880
376000
1900
380000
1920
384000
40 China 15.2 15 5 10 15 20 25 30 40
30 10 15 20 25 30 40
60 10 15 20 25 30 40
n40 TD 2300 TD
100

20
2300
460000
2350
470000
2400
480000
100 China 15.2 15 5 10 15 20 25 30 40 50
30 10 15 20 25 30 40 50 60 80 100
60 10 15 20 25 30 40 50 60 80 100
n41 TD 2600+ TD
15
30

3
6
2496
499200
499200
2593
518600
518598
2690
537999
537996
194 Global 15.0 15 10 15 20 40 50
30 10 15 20 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
60 10 15 20 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
n50 TD 1500+ TD
100

20
1432
286400
1474.5
294900
1517
303400
85 15.3 15 5 10 15 20 40 50
30 10 15 20 40 50 60 80
60 10 15 20 40 50 60 80
n51 TD 1500- TD
100

20
1427
285400
1429.5
285900
1432
286400
5 15.0 15 5
30
60
n66 AWS-3 FD
100

20
2110
422000
2155
431000
2200
440000
90 / 70 1710
342000
1745
349000
1780
356000
400 NAR 15.0 15 5 10 15 20 40
30 10 15 20 40
60 10 15 20 40
n70 AWS-4 FD
100

20
1995
399000
2007.5
401500
2020
404000
25 / 15 1695
339000
1702.5
340500
1710
342000
300 NAR 15.0 15 5 10 15 20 25
30 10 15 20 25
60 10 15 20 25
n71 600 FD
100

20
617
123400
634.5
126900
652
130400
35 663
132600
680.5
136100
698
139600
-46 NAR 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60
n74 L-band FD
100

20
1475
295000
1496.5
299300
1518
303600
43 1427
285400
1448.5
289700
1470
294000
48 EMEA 15.3 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60 10 15 20
n75 DL 1500+ SD
100

20
1432
286400
1474.5
294900
1517
303400
85 NAR 15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60 10 15 20
n76 DL 1500- SD
100

20
1427
285400
1429.5
285900
1432
286400
5 NAR 15.0 15 5
30
60
n77 TD 3700 TD
15
30

1
2
3300
620000
620000
3750
650000
650000
4200
680000
680000
900 15.0 15 10 15 20 30 40 50
30 10 15 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
60 10 15 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
n78 TD 3500 TD
15
30

1
2
3300
620000
620000
3550
636667
636666
3800
653333
653332
500 15.0 15 10 15 20 30 40 50
30 10 15 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
60 10 15 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100
n79 TD 4500 TD
15
30

1
2
4400
693334
693334
4700
713334
713333
5000
733333
733332
600 15.0 15 40 50
30 40 50 60 80 100
60 40 50 60 80 100
n80 UL 1800 SU
100

20
75 1710
342000
1747.5
349500
1785
357000
15.0 15 5 10 15 20 25 30
30 10 15 20 25 30
60 10 15 20 25 30
n81 UL 900 SU
100

20
35 880
176000
897.5
179500
915
183000
15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60
n82 UL 800 SU
100

20
30 832
166400
847
169400
862
172400
15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60
n83 UL 700 SU
100

20
45 703
140600
725.5
145100
748
149600
15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60
n84 UL 2100 SU
100

20
60 1920
384000
1950
390000
1980
396000
15.0 15 5 10 15 20
30 10 15 20
60 10 15 20
n86 UL AWS SU
100

20
70 1710
342000
1745
349000
1780
356000
15.2 15 5 10 15 20 40
30 10 15 20 40
60 10 15 20 40
Nb = 32

NR frequency bands above 24 GHz 38.104

All bands
Band Name Mode ΔFRaster
(kHz)
Nref
step
Downlink (MHz) Bandwidth
DL/UL
(MHz)
Uplink (MHz) Duplex
spacing
(MHz)
Geographical
area
3GPP
release
SCS
(kHz)
Channel bandwidth (MHz)
Low Middle High Low Middle High
nr-arfcn nr-arfcn 50 100 200 400
n257 28 GHz TD
60
120

1
2
26500
2054166
2054167
28000
2079166
2079166
29500
2104165
2104165
3000 Global 15.1 60 50 100 200
120 50 100 200 400
n258 26 GHz TD
60
120

1
2
24250
2016667
2016667
25875
2043750
2043749
27500
2070832
2070831
3250 Global 15.1 60 50 100 200
120 50 100 200 400
n260 39 GHz TD
60
120

1
2
37000
2229166
2229167
38500
2254166
2254166
40000
2279165
2279165
3000 Global 15.1 60 50 100 200
120 50 100 200 400
n261 28 GHz US TD
60
120

1
2
27500
2070833
2070833
27925
2077916
2077916
28350
2084999
2084999
850 NAR 15.2 60 50 100 200
120 50 100 200 400
Nb = 4

NSA
Non Standalone. Mobile will setup call on LTE and add a new 5G carrier for data traffic
SA
Standalone. Mobile can setup call on 5G

NR band overlap

Band Name Mode Band overlap
Full (MFBI) Partial
FR1
n1 2100 FD n84 n2, n25, n66
n2 1900 PCS FD n25 n1, n3, n39, n84
n3 1800 FD n80, n86 n2, n25
n5 850 FD n8, n20, n81, n82
n7 2600 FD n41
n8 900 FD n81 n5
n12 700 a FD n28, n83
n20 800 FD n82 n5, n28
n25 1900+ FD n2 n1, n3, n39, n84
n28 700 APT FD n83 n12, n20
n34 TD 2000 TD n70
n38 TD 2600 TD n41
n39 TD 1900+ TD n2, n25
n40 TD 2300 TD
n41 TD 2600+ TD n7, n38
n50 TD 1500+ TD n75 n74
n51 TD 1500- TD n76 n74
n66 AWS-3 FD n80, n86 n3, n80
n70 AWS-4 FD n34
n71 600 FD
n74 L-band FD n50, n75
n75 DL 1500+ SD n50 n74
n76 DL 1500- SD n51 n74
n77 TD 3700 TD n78
n78 TD 3500 TD n77
n79 TD 4500 TD
n80 UL 1800 SU n3, n66, n86
n81 UL 900 SU n8 n5
n82 UL 800 SU n20 n5
n83 UL 700 SU n28 n12
n84 UL 2100 SU n1 n2, n25
n86 UL AWS SU n3, n66, n80 n3
FR2
n257 28 GHz TD n261 n258
n258 26 GHz TD n257
n260 39 GHz TD
n261 28 GHz US TD n257

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