Nokia has announced the Nokia Smart Node, an all-in-one solution that delivers high-quality 4G and 5G indoor mobile coverage for residential and small-medium enterprise use. The plug-and-play nature of the device makes it easy to set up and keeps installation costs to a minimum.
The Finnish telecoms firm said that its product has been designed in such a way that it can be easily scaled in indoor environments, they can be used singly in smaller premises or as a group in larger environments. The versatile hardware can be installed on walls, ceilings, or mounted on a desktop.
Discussing the product, Giuseppe Targia, VP Mobile Network Transport Business Unit at Nokia, said:
“These new additions to our femtocell range enhance our award-winning and industry-leading small cells portfolio which covers all use cases for both indoor and outdoor use. These compact and stylish units make it easy to benefit from superior indoor coverage and capacity particularly for home or small business use.”
To ensure you get good performance, the Nokia Smart Note supports traffic management by reducing the core network load and optimising macro resource allocation. On the security front, Nokia said the device provides a secure connection and SIM-based authentication to deliver “quality required by mobile networks.”
The plug-and-play device will go on sale from the fourth quarter, according to the Finnish firm. To learn more, head over to the product page.