question This topic has 6 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 14 years, 11 months ago by Pix. Viewing 7 posts - 1 through 7 (of 7 total) Author Posts 8th January 2008 at 09:18 #50378 SlimGuest what are mobiles Release 4? How can the MS indicates to the network if it’s a R4 MS? I am speaking about ALCATEL network 8th January 2008 at 10:05 #50379 PixGuest Hi Slim, It’s not vendor dependant : MS is said to be compliant to “3GPP release 4” if it has the “GERAN Feature Package 1”. This information is wrote in the field “MS Radio Access Capability IE” which is in, either, : – “Packet Resource Request” (MS > BTS) – one DL LLC PDU – “RA CAPABILITY UPDATE-ACK” (SGSN > MS) regards, pix 8th January 2008 at 10:14 #50380 slimGuest Is there any KPI or counters in RNO B9 to help determine the rate of R4 MS in the ALCATEL network? 8th January 2008 at 14:34 #50381 pixGuest slim, unfortunately, no. you can find such indicators in the MSC though, i suppose. 10th January 2008 at 07:19 #50382 slimGuest Thanks Pix, So the asset in those feautures can be shown only if there’s a good part of mobiles R4 in the network. Otherwise , no improvement. 10th January 2008 at 08:39 #50383 slimGuest Hi pix, What’s the mame of the fied in the first DL LLC PDU or in the “Packet Resource Request” (MS > BTS)which indicates the support of the features? 10th January 2008 at 09:56 #50384 PixGuest Slim, I don’t know the name of the field… check 3GPP for a full description of those messages, the answer should be in there. (sorry, no time to do it myself 🙂 ) Author Posts Viewing 7 posts - 1 through 7 (of 7 total) The forum ‘Telecom Design’ is closed to new topics and replies.