Table 3: Slot payload capacity per MCS for PUSC DL.

MCS 𝑚 𝑟 Slot payload 𝑃 s l (bits)

QPSK 1/2 4 1/2 48
QPSK 3/4 4 3/4 72
16QAM 1/2 16 1/2 96
16QAM 3/4 16 3/4 144
64QAM 1/2 64 1/2 144
64QAM 2/3 64 2/3 192
64QAM 3/4 64 3/4 216