Adaptive Channel Estimation for Power Optimization for Narrow Band Systems

Utility Patent Application (A1)

February 7, 2019

Source: USPTO via Sqoop

Applicants: APPLE INC.

Inventors: Zhu JI, Yang LI, Johnson O. Sebeni, Junsung Lim

A device, system and method for determining when to initiate certain operations associated with received data. The method is performed at a device connected to a network. The method includes estimating a first number of repetitions of a subframe which is associated with a likelihood that the device will successfully perform an operation based on the subframe. The method further includes delaying initiating the operation for the subframe until a received number of repetitions of the subframe is greater than or equal to the first number of repetitions.