US 9,813,166 B2
Gateway apparatus, wireless communication providing method thereof, and network system
Chung-suk Han, Ansan-si (KR)
Assigned to Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Suwon-si (KR)
Filed by Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Filed on Sep. 16, 2013, as Appl. No. 14/27,662.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2012-0107241 (KR), filed on Sep. 26, 2012.
Prior Publication US 2014/0085060 A1, Mar. 27, 2014
Int. Cl. H04B 15/00 (2006.01); H04W 16/14 (2009.01)
CPC H04B 15/00 (2013.01) [H04W 16/14 (2013.01)] 18 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A gateway apparatus for providing wireless communication, the gateway apparatus comprising:
an interface to which a plurality of electronic devices within a first range connect in a wireless local area network environment; and
at least one processor configured to:
perform a communication using a main frequency band to each of the plurality of electronic devices so that each of the plurality of electronic devices connected to the interface is enabled for wireless communication,
determine whether communication interference occurs between the plurality of electronic devices,
split the main frequency band into a plurality of bands respectively corresponding to the plurality of electronic devices connected to the interface when it is determined that communication interference occurs between the plurality of electronic devices,
allocate the split bands to each of the plurality of electronic devices, and
perform the communication using the split bands to each of the plurality of electronic devices,
wherein the split bands are set up to have non-overlapping frequencies, and
wherein a number of the split bands is equal to a number of the plurality of electronic devices.