US Patent No. 10,368,305

AUTOMATIC NETWORK SELECTION FOR MULTEFIRE


Patent No. 10,368,305
Issue Date July 30, 2019
Title Automatic Network Selection For Multefire
Inventorship Andrei Dragos Radulescu, San Diego, CA (US)
Tao Luo, San Diego, CA (US)
Chirag Patel, San Diego, CA (US)
Miguel Griot, La Jolla, CA (US)
Manu Sharma, San Diego, CA (US)
Tamer Kadous, San Diego, CA (US)
Rajat Prakash, San Diego, CA (US)
Assignee QUALCOMM Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,368,305

1. A method of wireless communication comprising:receiving a network identity broadcast;
determining whether a network associated with the network identity broadcast supports access by a user equipment (UE);
receiving a master information block (MIB) that comprises an indicator of a presence of a system information message;
decoding the system information message indicated by the MIB for an indication of service providers supported by the network based at least in part on the determining being inconclusive;
determining that the system information message excludes the indication of service providers supported by the network; and
performing a random access channel (RACH) procedure to access the network based at least in part on determining that the system information message excludes the indication of service providers supported by the network.