dual-band handset

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dual-band handset

A cellphone that operates in more than one frequency band. See dual-mode handset and quad-band handset.


Dual Band Phone
Cellphones such as this earlier Motorola smartphone operate in the traditional 800 MHz cellular band as well as the 1.9 GHz PCS band.
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Samsung E2121b Simple and easy-to-use dual-band phone featuring bluetooth and music Hotkeys.
One more thing to note -- in a world where the cheapest of branded phones support all four bands -- the A60 is just a dual-band phone (900 and 1800 MHz).
For example, a dual-band phone might work on both GSM 900MHz and GSM 1800MHz.
Regarding PIN-based modules, the addition of WCDMA functionality to existing dual-band phone architectures males the module size, complexity and quiescent current draw unattractive.
A combined dual-band phone and PDA (personal digital assistant) gizmo, it boasts a lightweight flip case design and has powerful software using Java script.
The Astra dual-band phone can switch from 1.9 GHz PCS CDMA and 800 MHz analog, allowing service for digital or analog cellular networks.
To cross network lines, customers will have to use a dual-mode, dual-band phone capable of working on both systems.
The Motorola Timeport P1088 is the first dual-band phone powered by JavaO, meaning it will support WAP- and HTML-based minibrowsers.
After seeing how our dual-band phones operate over the Meru WLAN, we are confident that the use of UMA technology will change the nature of the enterprise voice experience."
Another point to bear in mind if you are going to the US is that the dual-band phones that most of us use in the UK won't work there as America has different radio frequencies.
Xircom's GSM Connection Kits offer increased productivity and efficiency by allowing these GSM subscribers to access critical information via their notebook PCs directly through Ericsson GSM handsets, including the latest dual-band phones, for a truly mobile data communications solution.
A wide array of dual-band phones is now available for business users on both GSM networks.