US Patent No. 10,893,503

USER EQUIPMENT, NETWORK NODE AND RADIO COMMUNICATION METHOD


Patent No. 10,893,503
Issue Date January 12, 2021
Title User Equipment, Network Node And Radio Communication Method
Inventorship Lars Nord, Lund (SE)
Anders Berggren, Lund (SE)
Assignee Sony Corporation, Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,893,503

1. A user equipment (UE), comprising:an electronic circuit configured, based respectively on whether the UE is pageable or unpageable, to either receive pages directed to the UE from a network or not receive any pages from the network, wherein when the UE is unpageable, the UE will never listen for pages from the cellular network while the UE is in an associated operational mode; and
a radio interface operative to transmit, from the UE, at least one message including paging related information in an initial attach or initial network registration procedure, wherein the at least one message includes at least one of a UE category indicator or at least one pageability indicator bit that indicates whether the UE is pageable or unpageable,
wherein the electronic circuit is configured to control the radio interface in dependence on the paging related information.