Techniques in Measurement Gap Configuration in New Radio (NR) Related Communications

Utility Patent Application (A1)

July 22, 2021

Source: USPTO via Sqoop

Assignees: Apple Inc.

Inventors: Jie CUI, Yang TANG

Embodiments of the present disclosure describe methods, apparatuses, storage media, and systems for measurement gap (MG) configuration in an E-UTRA (Evolved Universal Terrestrial Radio Access)-New radio dual connectivity (EN-DC) network, and other new radio (NR) related networks. Various embodiments describe how to configure a measurement gap (MG) based on various conditions in a network, which may include, but are not limited to, different MG types, operating frequencies and modes in the network, timing advancing, and how to determine a starting point of the configured MG to utilize the MG and perform certain measurements adequately. Other embodiments may be described and claimed.