Sprint Nextel introduced a new product Monday to help improve cell phone coverage indoors.
The new Sprint Airave is a femtocell or compact wireless base station that boosts cellular signals indoors to provide enhanced coverage up to 5,000 square feet. The device, which can handle up to three calls at one time, is available for purchase in Sprint stores in Denver and Indianapolis. It will be available throughout Sprint's network sometime in 2008.
The device works with an existing broadband connection to send calls over the Internet instead of using Sprint's cellular network. When subscribers leave the … Read more