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Altair ships IoT chipset to support NTT Docomo's eDRX implementation

Wednesday 16 May 2018 | 11:08 CET | News
Altair Semiconductor announced that chipset interoperability testing on its ALT1160 Cat-1 chipset has been completed by NTT Docomo. Altair started shipping of the ALT1160, featuring Ultra Low Power Consumption optimised for battery operation, to support the first commercial implementation of extended discontinuous reception (eDRX) technology in Japan by Docomo. eDRX substantially improves battery life by extending the sleep time between paging cycles of LTE-network connected devices.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Altair Semiconductor / NTT DoCoMo
Countries: Japan
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