Home
2008:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
2007:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
2006:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
2005:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
2004:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
2003:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
2002:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
2001:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
2000:
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

(keitai-l) Re: WCDMA and CDMA 2000 in the same phone

From: Ian Mansfield <Ian.Mansfield_at_amplefuture.com>
Date: 05/31/05
Message-ID: <7EA5062B674C2147879B02F17DA4CD44037424_at_LARSON.staff.amplefuture.com>
Not yet.

Why - cost, market demand, battery life, technical hurdles.

When - probably never.

It should be recalled that the first dual frequency handsets (GSM) were built not because customers wanted them, but because a cellular operator had been granted spectrum in both the GSM900 & GSM1800 bands, and wanted to maximise usage.

So, for a dual format, WCDMA / CDMA2000 handset, we need the operators to have a need for them. The only possible option could be is roaming for customers, and practically every market that has one tech, also has the other as well so there are already roaming solutions available.


 

-----Original Message-----
From: keitai-l-bounce_at_appelsiini.net [mailto:keitai-l-bounce_at_appelsiini.net] On Behalf Of Erik Hörnfeldt
Sent: 30 May 2005 19:45
To: keitai-l_at_appelsiini.net
Subject: (keitai-l) WCDMA and CDMA 2000 in the same phone


Friends

Are there any handsets that will work both in WCDMA and in CDMA 2000 1x networks? If not, why? And when will they come? If ever?

Erik H



"Love me, love my dog"
----------------------------------------------------------
Erik Hörnfeldt           <all the usual disclaimers apply>
video-mobil +46 735 33 7404  




This mail was sent to address ian.mansfield_at_amplefuture.com Need archives? How to unsubscribe? http://www.appelsiini.net/keitai-l/ 


______________________________________________________________________
This email has been scanned by the MessageLabs Email Security System.
For more information please visit http://www.messagelabs.com/email ______________________________________________________________________

Amplefuture Ltd, 

Amplefuture House, The Quadrant, 135 Salusbury Road, London NW6 6RJ

Switchboard 0870 333 0 777

 

CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE

The contents of this e-mail are for the named addressee only. It contains information which may be confidential and which may also be privileged. If you are not the named addressee of this e-mail, you may not copy or use it, or forward or otherwise disclose it to anyone else. If you have received this e-mail in error, please e-mail the sender by replying to this message and then fully delete it from your system. 

Anything in this e-mail, which does not relate to the official business of Amplefuture Group, is neither given nor endorsed by the Group. Any views or opinions presented are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of the Group.

E-mails are not secure and cannot be guaranteed to be error free as they may be intercepted, amended, lost, destroyed or they may contain viruses. Anyone who communicates with us by e-mail is taken to accept these risks. Amplefuture Group reserves the right to monitor e-mail communications from both external and internal sources for the purposes of ensuring correct and appropriate use of our communication equipment.
Received on Tue May 31 11:10:51 2005