Mobile Phone Reception
Mobile phone reception is one of the most important factors for choosing mobile phone subscriptions. The point of having a mobile phone is usually so that you can communicate with people while you are away from a telephone. There are many places where mobile phone reception can be difficult to obtain. For instance, rural areas usually have weak mobile phone reception. Even some places in urban areas, however, can suffer from poor mobile phone reception.
Some countries have allowed the use of mobile phone boosters. These boosters amplify signals to provide better mobile phone reception. In Australia, however, these boosters have been banned. Security issues and interference issues are the main cause for the banning of boosters. They do not meet the requirements and standards of the ACMA (Australian Communications and Media Association).
There are other ways to increase mobile phone reception. Many mobile phone car kits come with antennas that are mounted onto the vehicle. These antennas are much larger than those found in most mobile phones. They allow for better mobile phone reception when your phone is connected to your car kit. Another option is to test different phone models. Some phones have better mobile phone reception than others. This is because of better technology or antenna size. The best way to assure good mobile phone reception is to choose a mobile phone company that provides good signal for the places that you most frequently visit.
Before going out and buying your own mobile phone reception booster. Be sure to familiarise yourself with the different rules, regulations, prohibitions and laws that restrict the use of such boosters. Although many vehicle-mounted antennas are legal, there are some prohibitions. Most of the prohibitions that apply to boosters have to do with non-Australian products. This is because Australian manufacturers are aware of, and must abide by Australian laws and regulations regarding mobile phone reception boosters.