Patent Number: 8,718,645

Title: Managing audio during a handover in a wireless system

Abstract: In one embodiment, the present invention includes a method for determining if a mobile station is to be resynchronized on a handover from a first serving cell to a second serving cell. If so, a first downlink hardware storage may be drained to a predetermined level. This level may then be maintained during the resynchronization.

Inventors: Anderton; David O. (Austin, TX), Chen; Shaojie (Austin, TX)

Assignee: ST Ericsson SA

International Classification: H04W 36/00 (20090101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018