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Released: 2005-12-17

Wireless Extenders YX500-Cel zBoost Cell Phone Signal Booster up to 2500 Square Feet of Coverage for Home or Office (800 MHz Phones) by Wireless Extender

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  • Extends mobile coverage for single or multiple customers in homes or places of work–offers as much as 2500 sq. toes of protection
  • Works with AT&T, Verizon and Alltel cellular wi-fi phones in the frequency vary of 824-894 MHz
  • Omni-directional signal antenna receives alerts from a couple of cell towers
  • Antenna can also be installed open air above the roofline or indoors in the attic or close to a window
  • Extends cellphone battery existence–uses less power when sign is more advantageous


Works with Cingular, Verizon and Alltel cellular wireless phones in the frequency vary of 824 – 894 MHz.

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Designed as a whole-house/place of business resolution for bettering your cellular phone sign, the Wireless Extenders YX500/PCS zBoost zP Wi-fi Booster can prolong mobile protection up to 2500 square feet. This YX500/CEL variation works with all phones on the 800 MHz frequency, together with compatibility with AT&T and Verizon. The package includes the whole lot you want: amplifier base unit, energy provide, base unit antenna, low-loss SATV coaxial cable (RG6), signal antenna and mounting hardware. The omni-directional signal antenna receives signals from multiple cell towers.

Make stronger your cell sign with the YX500/CEL–good for enhancing the sign of AT&T and Verizon frequencies as much as 2500 sq. toes.

The use of a revolutionary, patent pending expertise that protects the carrier community, the YX500/PCS improves indoor mobile phone protection via shooting and repeating the surface sign, bringing it into the constructing and enhancing it. This course of creates a “Cell Zone” in your home or office. The Wireless Extenders zBoost machine contains:

  • Out of doors antenna (repeats the signal) can also be put in open air above the roofline or indoors within the attic or near a window
  • Coax cable (RG6- ultra low-loss, DBS satellite) connects from the out of doors antenna to the base unit
  • Base unit: Sleekly designed, it amplifies the signal and gives oscillation detection/correction which protects the service community the use of patent-pending know-how.
  • Indoor antenna connects to the bottom unit to repeat the sign and create “Cell Zone”–no bodily connection to the phone is required.

Selecting the very best place for set up of the Signal Antenna offers the perfect performance and the biggest space of greater sign. Resolve the positioning that provides the strongest signal the use of the signal energy indicator on your cell phone. For the very best reception, find the positioning that provides the most bars of sign strength and locate the Signal Antenna at that place.


  • US Mobile 800/850 MHz band
    • Uplink: 824 – 849 MHz
    • Downlink: 869 – 894 MHz
  • Network formats: CDMA, GSM, TDMA, AMPS, GPRS, EDGE, 1xRTT, EVDO, HSDPA
  • Total Signal Acquire: 60dB (adaptive)
  • Output Power: not up to zero.5 Watt EiRP (w/ included antenna)
  • Unit weight: 1 pound
  • Unit dimension: 5 x 7 x 2 inches
  • Energy input: a hundred-120 VAC 60 Hz
  • Power output: 5VDC, 1.5A
  • Signal antenna cable: Outdoor rated seventy five ohm DBS satellite tv for pc coaxial cable, Type-F male
  • Base unit antenna: 50 ohm, TNC male

Notice: If you need coverage for a Dash or T-Mobile phone (800 MHz spectrum), check up on the YX500/PCS or the dual-band YX510–which covers both the 800 MHz and 1900 MHz spectrums.

Will the Wi-Ex YX500-PCS or the YX500-CEL unit work with any wi-fi service?
The Wi-Ex YX500-PCS unit will work handiest in the PCS frequency vary (1850 — 1990 MHz), and the Wi-Ex YX500-CEL will only work in the Cellular frequency vary (824 — 896 MHz).

Cell phones from suppliers like Cricket, Metro PCS, Suncom, T-Cellular, and Sprint (excludes Nextel) typically work with our YX500-PCS edition, and mobile phones from providers like AT&T and Verizon will in most cases work with the YX500-CEL edition. Lots of the wi-fi phones in use nowadays are in the PCS or the Cell frequencies. Some wi-fi provider suppliers are PCS simplest whereas others will operate within the Cellular and PCS frequencies. This varies from metropolis to city. In case your service supplier shows both 800 and 1900 MHz the YX500-CEL will most likely work. If your provider provider shows best the 1900MHz, the YX500-PCS booster will work.


30 a reimbursement guarantee, 1 year waranty for components and labor

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