Patent Number: 8,879,678

Title: Method and apparatus for controlling finger lock state in a rake receiver

Abstract: Aspects of the disclosure provide methods and apparatuses for improving current 1x triage algorithm for assigning and de-assigning fingers of a Rake receiver included in a wireless communications apparatus operable in the 1x network. Other aspects, embodiments, and features are also claimed and described.

Inventors: Rajurkar; Anand (Hyderabad, IN), Batchu; Bhaskara Viswanadham (Ameenpur Village, IN), Attar; Rashid Ahmed Akbar (San Diego, CA), Kamaraj; Rajkumar (San Diego, CA)

Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated

International Classification: H04B 7/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00