When we talk of a mobile system, then only
mobile phone or a mobile network can not be mentioned but both of these together form a complete mobile system.
Mobile system

Mobile phone

Mobile network 

so here is a complete mobile system which
works on solar energy.

A solar based mobile phone works normally as other mobile phone while it charges up via a solar panel on the back of the phone in both sunny as well as cloudy days, apparently generating enough electric power to make a call anytime.

phone provide a unique user interface ³to draw attention to preserving our fragile environment´. 
These phones will be particularly useful in rural areas where there is no mains electricity.  The phone can get fully charged in 8-15 hours depending on the climatic conditions. An hour of charging can yield between 5-15 minutes of talk time depending on the climatic conditions. 


This mobile network has been designed from the ground up- the hardware, software, towers and network architecture-to extend existing GSM networks into areas they could never before serve. 

Its components Its software Its deployments Its architecture Its technology

To drive down power, cost and size we had to design our own hardware. The result ² three boxes at the core: BlueBox BTS ² The low-power, low-cost BTS (Base Transceiver Station) in a box. Complete GSM Base Station functionality in a single box, including microwave backhaul. It comes in two capacities ± 1 TRX and 2 TRX. BSC ² the world¶s first rural-optimized GreenBox BSC (Base Station Controller). One GreenBoxŒ BSC supports up to 16 BTS nodes (WorldGSMŒ Rural, Road or Village sites). OrangeBox MSC ² the compact MSC (Mobile Switching Center) for rural deployments. One OrangeBoxŒ supports up to 6 GreenBoxŒ BSC nodes, serving over 10,000 subscribers.

The core network is built on the MontaVista distribution of Linux. This confers the following advantages: Extreme stability ² carrier-class uptimes Flexibility ² choose from a wide variety of silicon and hardware Ubiquity ² easy to find skills and resources Open Source ² free and easily adapted Wide acceptance ² by operators all over the world

It is deployed in any of three site configurations to support two different types of deployment. The Rural Deployment ² gives low cost coverage of entire rural areas by combining freestanding Rural Site Base Stations with rooftopmounted village sites. The Road Deployment ² gives fast, low-cost coverage along major roads and arteries, using the road site Base Station.

It is based on VNL¶s Cascading Star ArchitectureŒ, a unique approach to Radio Network Planning, with several important advantages: It allows WorldGSMŒ to use panel or omni antennas to provide coverage. It provides an easy entry into previously uncovered areas. It enables low-cost expansion as uptake increases. All three contribute significantly to the cost, power savings and sustainability of the WorldGSMŒ system.

Solar based network is fully GSM compliant, so it easily links to existing networks, dramatically extending their reach. But it¶s different from traditional GSM in these important ways: LowLow -power ² at less than 100W per Base Station, the entire system can be run on solar power. No power grid or generator necessary. Low cost ² a fraction of the cost of traditional GSM Base Stations; profitable at very low densities and ARPUs. SelfSelf-deploying ² an entire Network Base Station packs into two carts and is easily installed by unskilled field staff who may not be able to read or write. No buildings, power, air conditioning. Just point it South and turn it on. Near-Zero Maintenance ² update software remotely and perform simple swap repairs if needed. Cascading Star Architecture ² a unique, modular architecture optimised for lowcost rural expansion; with local switching to minimise backhaul.

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