POWER LINE NETWORKED WPAN ACCESS POINT AS 3G CELLULAR MOBILE PHONE MICRO-CELL BASE STATION
Original Publication Date: 2003-Jan-15
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jan-15
A powerline communication channel is provided as a low cost alternative micro-cell base station. A Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN) access point connected to a cellular radio network via a powerline communication channel provides a low power consumption, low cost and high-speed radio interface connection that allows mobile equipment to access the cellular network.