US Patent No. 10,560,927

DOWNLINK QUALITY IMPROVEMENT METHOD AND APPARATUS


Patent No. 10,560,927
Issue Date February 11, 2020
Title Downlink Quality Improvement Method And Apparatus
Inventorship Hiroaki Takano, Saitama (JP)
Assignee SONY CORPORATION, Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,560,927

1. An apparatus that operates a small cell, the apparatus comprising:processing circuitry configured to
cut a number of beams used for downlink transmission on resources;
concentrate a transmission power on the resources so as to improve a downlink quality of a unit frequency band used in the small cell; and
report information for computing an improved downlink quality, the information being reported to a terminal that connects to the small cell, and the information indicating a difference between an antenna gain of a reference signal and a maximum antenna gain.