US Patent No. 10,602,481

METHOD AND APPARATUS OF ENHANCED PAGING


Patent No. 10,602,481
Issue Date March 24, 2020
Title Method And Apparatus Of Enhanced Paging
Inventorship Hua-Min Chen, Beijing (CN)
Min Wu, Beijing (CN)
Feifei Sun, Beijing (CN)
Tao Chen, Beijing (CN)
Assignee HFI Innovation INC., Hsin-Chu (TW)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,602,481

1. A method in a communication system comprising:receiving, by a user equipment (UE) in a wireless network, a paging configuration in system information (SI) from the wireless network, wherein the UE is selected from a group of a low cost (LC) machine type communication (MTC) device, a narrow-band (NB)-internet of things (IoT) device, and a normal UE in a coverage extension (CE) mode;
obtaining a set of narrow-band resource blocks reserved for paging messages; and
receiving a paging message based on at least one of the obtained set of narrow-band resource blocks, a UE ID, and downlink control information, wherein the downlink control information is based on the obtained set of narrow-band resource blocks, and wherein the UE ID is a function of an IMSI, an S-TMSI, a UE specific P-RNTI or a multicast P-RNTI shared by a group of UEs.