DSP Group claims customer win with Turkcell SuperOnLine & Huawei


DSP Group’s CAT-iq chipset can be found in Turkcell SuperOnLine’s latest service offering in Turkey.  The Huawei HG253 Fiber home gateway and Swissvoice IH250 handset combine in the offering both use DSP Group silicon.

HD voice and VoIP services provided by the Huawei HG253 home fiber gateway, including CAT-iq 2.0, use DSP Group’s XceedR […]

Sagemcom announces new set of HD voice CAT-iq 2.0 phones


French high-tech group Sagemcom has introduced three new CAT-iq 2.0 phones in conjunction with the DECT Forum event in Barcelona this week.

The D47, 57, and D68 all offer the full suite of CAT-iq 2.0 services, including HD voice over a wireless DECT connection, directory sharing between phones, and multiline support.

Pricing for […]

DSP Group announces CAT-iq 2.0 HD voice wins on Sagemcom, ZTE gear


DSP Group announced a pair of vendor wins for its CAT-iq 2.0 cordless chipset.   Sagemcom and ZTE will integrate DSP Group’s parts into gateways.

Sagemcom’s next generation home gateways will use DSP Group’s CAT-iq module to enable the delivery of HD voice and network services to home handsets like Sagemcom’s D47 and D680 models.  […]

DSP Group claims Swissvoice win


DSP Group (www.dspg.com) announced its XcitR chipset is inside Swisscom’s latest CAT-iq 2.0 basestation,

The Swissvoice IB 200 is the first VoIP base station to be certified by the DECT Forum, according to DSP group, and includes support for HD voice.  The IB 200 basestation will complement Swissvoice’s previously CAT-iq 2.0 certified IH 250 […]

Grandstream rolls out DECT phone–but no HD voice support (yet)


Garndstream Networks introduced its first DECT cordless phone last week at CommunicAsia 2012 – but without DECT or CAT-iq support.  It’s an odd choice, given the number of global  vendors linking up behind CAT-iq 2.0 for deployments in Europe and Grandstream’s incorporation of HD voice in nearly every other product it has shipped in […]

Swissvoice gets CAT-iq 2.0 certified handset, uses DSP Group chipset


Cordless handset manufacturer Swissvoice (www.swissvoice.net) got its IH 250 phone CAT-iq 2.0 certified by the DECT forum in January and DSP Group took credit for the chipset in it about two weeks ago.

The IH250 is expected to be launched in the first quarter of 2012 and supports the full range of CAT-iq 2.0 […]

Lantiq CAT-iq 2.0 certification leads to Deutsche Telekom HD voice on broadband


Lantiq (www.lantiq.com) has announced its XWAY and COSMIC chipsets have been incorporated into the first home gateway certified as CAT-iq  2.0 compliant by the DECT Forum.  Deutsche Telekom will upgrade its Speedport W 504V home gateway to be CAT-iq compliant in its service area – Germany – beginning this summer.

The Lantiq COSIC Modem […]

DECT Forum certifies first CAT-iq 2.0 handsets: Gigaset, Samsung, VTech


The DECT Forum has issued CAT-iq 2.0 certificates for three different cordless phones and vendors.  Gigaset Communications, Samsung Electronics and VTech Telecommunications all had a product that made it through the qualifications process.

CAT-iq handsets certified are the Gigaset C300H iq, Samsung SMT-W3510 and the VTech Advant 5000; yesterday VTech was claiming the Advant […]

First CAT-iq 2.0 test labs appointed


The DECT Forum has announced that CETECOM ICT Services GmbH  in Germany and Nemko AB of Norway have been approved as the first CAT-iq 2.0 test laboratories.

The CAT-iq 2.0 certification program will start in September and is on track to enable the “market launch” of CAT-iq 2.0 products before the end of […]