CDMA Technology
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cdmaOne Advantages

When implemented in a cellular network, cdmaOne technology offers numerous benefits to cellular operators and their subscribers:

  • Voice network capacity increases of 8 to 10 times that of an analog system (AMPS) and 4 to 5 times that of a GSM or TDMA system
  • Improved call quality, with better and more consistent sound as compared to AMPS
  • Less blocked and dropped calls than other wireless systems
  • Simplified network planning by using the same frequency in every sector of every cell
  • Enhanced privacy and security
  • Improved coverage characteristics, enabling the use of fewer cell sites
  • Increased talk time for portable handsets
  • A well-defined path to higher data rates
  • Backward and forward compatibility