TITLE

Smart antennas

AUTHOR(S)
Cugnini, Aldo
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Broadcast Engineering (World Edition);Mar2008, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the advantage of smart antennas. Originally designed for military purposes, smart antennas are being used by mobile phone base stations and for digital television as of March 2008. According to the author, these antennas offer convenience by automatically getting the best reception for any particular broadcast or station without physical adjustments. The antenna displays a significant advantage over mini yagi and the set-top UHF loop/VHF rod antenna combination.
ACCESSION #
31537628

 

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