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  • adj. Describing a communications transmission rate between that of narrowband and broadband

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. responding to or operating at a wide band of frequencies


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  • And VoIP conferencing service ZipDX, which supports HD (which it calls wideband) voice conferencing with Polycom phones, recently announced the integration of its service with snom klarVOICE phones as well.

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  • By combining elements of traditional narrowband systems with key elements found in wideband systems, “xMax delivers broadband data rates orders of magnitude farther than other technologies operating at the same frequency and power level,” it promises, going on, “Conversely, xMax achieves equal range with far less power, thereby improving battery life.”

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  • While 802. 11b and 802. 11a will continue to play a strong role in the enterprise and public access market, ultra-wideband is the first wireless technology that is capable of streaming digital video and audio at price points the average consumer can afford.

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  • I can see techie types using it if wideband is supported, but that’s about it …

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  • The Icon HD has a new high-definition wideband speaker, simultaneous A2DP multipoint capabilities, the ability to play and pause music, voice announcements and other features.

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  • By 2013, all local public safety radio systems will be required to shift from a broadcast channel that takes up bandwidth of 25 kilohertz of the broadcast spectrum, known as wideband channels, to a channel that takes up half the bandwidth, known as narrowband channels.

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  • T's network runs on a technology called wideband CDMA that grew out of the GSM wireless standard.

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  • As someone who spends a lot of time on conference calls the wideband codec from GIPS is what sets the calls apart from the cheap stuff.

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  • HD (high-definition) voice, also known as wideband voice, is gaining a lot of attention these days.

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  • The technology behind wideband, which is formally known as



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