alphanumeric pager

alphanumeric pager

[¦al·fə·nü¦mer·ik ′pā·jər]
(communications)
A receiver in a radio paging system that contains a liquid-crystal display which can display text or numeric messages.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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HHAN notifies users by electronic mail, alphanumeric pager, facsimile, or voice communications; users decide how they want to be notified for each level of alert.
Plain English alarm descriptions and specific instructions are provided for correcting alarm conditions, and detailed notifications and instructions can be sent to repair technicians by alphanumeric pager, cell phone and e-mail.
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The Internet-ready device integrates digital cell phone, two-way radio, and alphanumeric pager with an Internet micro browser, two-way e-mail, and fax capability.
The i1000plus handset integrates a digital cellular phone, digital two-way radio, and alphanumeric pager with data capabilities (to be offered by Nextel later this year) such as an Internet microbrowser, two-way e-mail and wireless modem functionality to provide mobile professionals with flexible and efficient communications solutions.
The smartRay.com service can be used on any mobile phone that receives text messaging, any alphanumeric pager, any wireless PDA, and the new Internet phones.
The new pager, called ManoxVoice, incorporates this voice capability with the functionality of an alphanumeric pager. Messages are received by the voice-enabled alphanumeric paging device and played through a small speaker in the pager.
Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles supplied this year's incoming freshmen with an alphanumeric pager that sent periodic messages to students--from what size sheets to buy for their dorm beds to when to look for roommate assignments in the mail.
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Philips Consumer Communications displayed its fourth Flex alphanumeric pager, the Kalani.
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