ORLANDO, Fla., March 26 -- Samsung Electronics, a leading provider of telecommunications network systems and handsets, will introduce at CTIA Wireless 2007 a small plug-and-play base station that works with users' existing mobile phones to provide guaranteed, in-home cellular service over existing public broadband networks. Samsung's UbiCell(TM) Solution is a CDMA Femtocell base station that benefits users by improving coverage in a cost-effective, easy to install and dependable solution for use at home. This will allow carrier's to address customer complaints for coverage which can help retain customers and allow for new services and incentives through bundled pricing.
Samsung provides a total solution with the following features:
UbiCell will allow users to eliminate the need for a landline phone. With guaranteed in-home service, users will no longer have to pay for separate landline charges for basic features such as long distance, voice mail, caller ID and call waiting. The solution will allow Carriers to offer differentiated services and provides an opportunity to increase revenue through additional MOUs.
UbiCell is easy to install and adapts to its environment with automatic configuration, plug-and-play and remote operation and maintenance. The system is ready to use without requiring any technical assistance, it requires any broadband internet (xDSL or Cable Modem), Ethernet connection and 110V power. After installation, the UbiCell will locate and register with the Management Server to configure and begin service in a matter of minutes.
Air Interface IS95 A/B & CDMA2000 1X or WCDMA
System Capacity 1FA Omni
Channel Elements 4 traffic channels
Output Power Max. 50mw
Input Voltage 90~250VAC
Network Interface 10/100 BaseTx Ethernet (xDSL/Cable Modem)
Samsung's UbiCell Solution is expected to be available to consumers in the second half of 2007.
Samsung at CTIA Wireless 2007
To see Samsung Electronics' complete CTIA Wireless 2007 product lineup, please visit the company's booth (#3103) located in the West Hall B of the Orange County Convention Center. For more information on specific products, please visit mobile.mwwnews.com/.
About Samsung Electronics
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2006 parent company sales of US$63.4 billion and net income of US$8.5 billion. Employing approximately 138,000 people in over 124 offices in 56 countries, the company consists of five main business units: Digital Media Business, LCD Business, Semiconductor Business, Telecommunication Network Business and Digital Appliance Business. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, memory chips, mobile phones and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com/
About Samsung Telecommunications America
Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC, a Dallas-based subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., researches, develops and markets wireless handsets and telecommunications products throughout North America. For more information, please visit www.samsungwireless.com/.
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