What’s the Difference Between GSM, CDMA, & TDMA?

In the United States, there are two primary types of telecommunications standards for cellular networks: GSM and CDMA. The terms can get a little confusing since they often not only represent the standard but also the transmission method of digital data. In general, GSM and CDMA standards by their authentication practices. GSM is used nearly…

Easy Fixes for Better Signal Booster Performance

Getting less boost from your signal booster than usual? Try these quick and easy fixes for better signal booster performance. Cell phone signal boosters are a great way to improve your cell service for all cell carriers, cell phones, tablets, and other cellular devices. A stronger signal not only means clearer, more reliable calls, but…

What is dB Gain? Why Does it Matter?

What is dB gain? How can I check my dB signal strength? What is good dB signal?  In electronics, a gain is the increase of power or amplitude of a signal from an input to an output port. This is usually done by adding energy from a power supply to the signal. Gain is…

What are Cellular Radio Technologies? How do they Work?

Introduction to Cellular Radio Technologies Cellphones have been a part of our lives for so many years— the very, very first cellular phone call was made all the way back in 1973. We’ve come such a long way in such a short time. Of course, it would be a couple of decades before they would…

All You Need To Know About Cellphone Boosters

A Primer on Phone Signal Boosters Nothing’s quite as irritating as stepping into your home and watching your signal bars just drop like a rock – especially if the signal is really strong just a few feet away. Many factors can reduce cell phone reception. It can be the construction materials of the home itself,…

How To Improve Weak Cell Phone Signals in Home

Use these solutions to improve cell phone signals in home, cottage, winter lodge, or summer cabin The relationships, work, and information that fuels our lives is made possible by our cell phones and devices. Remaining connected at home is no longer a matter of want, it has become a need. This post is for those of…