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Specifications Femtocell WiFi
spectrum type Licensed Unlicensed
Frequency range 1.9 GHz to 2.6 GHz 2.4 GHz to 5 GHz
Transmit Power 10 mW to 100 mW 100 mW to 200 mW
coverage range 20 meter to 30 meter 100 meter to 200 meter
Backhaul connectivity IP network IP network
data rates supported 7.2 Mbps to 14.4 Mbps 11 Mbps to 54 Mbps
no. of active handsets 1 to 4 scalable
Disadvantages RF interference with macrocell, Cost of Access point is high Dual mode handset is needed
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