Patent Number: 9,432,926

Title: Attempting to access network based on a service provider identification

Abstract: A method and an apparatus for attempting to access a network from among a plurality of networks by a mobile terminal is provided. The method includes attempting to access the network through at least one target channel determined by the mobile terminal, such that the at least one target channel has a measured signal quality value at least equal to a predetermined reference value among signal quality values measured for channels corresponding to network access provider identification information indicating a network having a highest priority among the plurality of networks.

Inventors: Seo; Hanshin (Seoul, KR)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: H04W 4/00 (20090101); H04W 48/20 (20090101); H04W 36/08 (20090101); H04W 36/00 (20090101)

Expiration Date: 2020-08-30 0:00:00