D-AMPS


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D-AMPS

(Digital-Advanced Mobile Phone Service) The second generation of TDMA. See IS-136.
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TDMA is the system interface for both Digital-AMPS (D-AMPS) - an evolution of AMPS - and Europe's GSM.
TyumenRuskom will provide mobile and fixed cellular telephone service using the D-Amps standard and intends to provide fixed Wireless Local service using advanced technology.
'TDMA, or D-AMPS, has the advantage in places such as South America, where a plethora of AMPS systems exist which can be easily upgraded through the transceiver to D-AMPS,' Swasey says.