Nokia announces $100 million contract with AT&T Wireless Services.
IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 5, 1996--Nokia (NOK NOK
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Nokia will supply AWS with Nokia-branded analog and digital mobile phones for distribution in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. . The phones will be manufactured at Nokia's facilities in Fort Worth, Texas Fort Worth is the fifth-largest city in the state of Texas, 18th-largest city in the United States, and voted one of "America’s Most Livable Communities. .
In March, Nokia announced the first available dual mode AMPS/TDMA phone, the Nokia 2160, designed to work on the new IS-136 TDMA (Time Division Multiple Access) A satellite and cellular phone technology that interleaves multiple digital signals onto a single high-speed channel. For cellular, TDMA triples the capacity of the original analog method (FDMA). digital cellular network. AWS is the first carrier to implement IS-136 TDMA digital features into their existing TDMA networks. The phone supports new IS-136 network features such as call forwarding, calling line identification, call waiting, selective call acceptance, short message service and voice privacy. Nokia's world leading user interface, like that of the Nokia 2160, will help users to enjoy the benefits of the new, advanced digital features.
"We are pleased to continue our relationship with the AT&T family of companies," said Kari-Pekka Wilska, president of Nokia Inc. "AWS's implementation of IS-136 TDMA network features represents a major step in the industry's effort to deliver the benefits of digital wireless service to the growing number of mobile subscribers."
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Kari-Pekka Wilska, 214/257-9813
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