US 11,659,379 B2
Dynamic capacity for multiple universal subscriber identity modules
Ozcan Ozturk, San Diego, CA (US); Gavin Bernard Horn, La Jolla, CA (US); Punyaslok Purkayastha, San Diego, CA (US); and Aziz Gholmieh, Del Mar, CA (US)
Assigned to QUALCOMM Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)
Filed by QUALCOMM Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)
Filed on Jan. 26, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/158,245.
Claims priority of provisional application 63/087,138, filed on Oct. 2, 2020.
Prior Publication US 2022/0109976 A1, Apr. 7, 2022
Int. Cl. H04W 8/24 (2009.01); H04L 5/00 (2006.01); H04W 8/18 (2009.01); H04W 76/27 (2018.01); H04W 80/02 (2009.01)
CPC H04W 8/24 (2013.01) [H04L 5/0053 (2013.01); H04W 8/183 (2013.01); H04W 76/27 (2018.02); H04W 80/02 (2013.01)] 30 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method of wireless communication of a user equipment (UE), comprising:
transmitting, to a base station, UE capability information in response to a UE capability enquiry, the UE capability information including a set of UE capabilities;
transmitting, to the base station, UE assistance information (UAI) including an information element (IE) indicating a modified subset of UE capabilities of the set of UE capabilities when multiple universal subscriber identity modules (USIMs) are active at the UE; and
operating based on the modified subset of UE capabilities when multiple USIMs are active at the UE.