Tag: improve cell phone strength
5 March 2015 - 9:16, by , in Blog, Comments off
Is your place of business riddled with communication snags? Dead spots? Dropped calls? A location that is a trouble spot for communication can be both an inconvenience and a safety hazard. If yours is like most commercial businesses, then you can’t afford communication problems in your location. Harris Communications has been designing, installing and maintaining...
14 January 2015 - 17:04, by , in Blog, Comments off
What is DAS? DAS stands for Distributed Antenna System, which is a system that allows for the use of cell phones and other wireless devices in areas that do not have direct access to a cell tower or power source. DAS works by receiving power from a radio frequency (RF) source, and distributing it over...
28 January 2014 - 2:07, by , in Case Studies, Comments off
Harris Communications works with boutique hotel in historic location to design and install a commercial cellular repeater solution.
28 January 2014 - 2:07, by , in Blog, 6 comments
Harris Communications has worked with hospitals throughout the country to eliminate dropped calls with the installation of commercial cellular repeaters.
28 January 2014 - 2:07, by , in Blog, 2 comments
Although everyone expects the voice and data capabilities of their mobile devices to simply work everywhere, there are significant technical and financial challenges to making this a reality. This post provides an overview of distributed antenna system (DAS) solutions for in-building wireless coverage for cellular voice services. It also provides a brief look at the...
28 January 2014 - 2:07, by , in Blog, No comments
A bi-directional amplifier (also known as a cell phone repeater or wireless cellular signal booster) is the most common way cell phone companies have been improving cellular coverage over the past few years. Nearly gone are the days when calls are dropped mid sentence. A bi-directional amplifier boosts cell phone signal by using an internal...
28 January 2014 - 2:07, by , in FAQ, No comments
This is a great question.  We have mentioned “dual band amplifiers” in the past.  When we talk about dual band we are generally referring to an amplifier.  This means the amplifier is built to amplify/enhance signals for both the 800 MHz cellular or the 1900 MHz PCS frequencies.
27 January 2014 - 2:05, by , in Blog, 2 comments
It is important to be able to determine the cellular signal in and around your building for us to provide an accurate budgetary cost to you. Check out the information below that details how to put the various cellular phones in test mode. If you do not see your particular cellular phone on our list...
27 January 2014 - 2:05, by , in Blog, 3 comments
Cellular coverage is an absolute necessity these days. Avoiding dead zones in coverage is paramount for any business. But with all of the cellular towers dotting the landscape, it does not seem possible for any kind of lull in cellular coverage. There are however dead zones, especially when inside buildings with metal shielding, thick concrete...
26 January 2014 - 1:34, by , in Blog, 13 comments
Some solutions can be as simple and inexpensive as placing an antenna booster. If it doesn’t work you’ve lost little. This solution could work for both your mobile and at home needs, but it will depend on how marginal your signal is and what is causing the poor reception. If you determine you need a...