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Speech codec for the European mobile radio system

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6 Author(s)
Hellwig, K. ; Philips Kommunikations Ind., Nuernberg, West Germany ; Vary, P. ; Massaloux, D. ; Petit, J.P.
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The speech coding scheme which will be used as the standard for the European mobile radio system has been selected by the CEPT Groupe Special-Mobile (GSM) as a result of formal subjective listening tests. It is based on the regular-pulse excitation linear predictive coding technique (RPE-LPC) combined with long-term prediction (LTP). The solution is called the RPE-LTP codec. The codec algorithm and the error protection scheme are presented. The net bit rate is 13.0 kb/s, and the gross bit rate, including error protection, is 22.8 kb/s. The experimental implementation based on VLSI signal processors is described. The speech quality obtained with the technique considered is far superior to that obtainable with present-day analog mobile radio systems. A duplex speech codec including error protection can be implemented with two VLSI sign processors with external data memories of about 1 K×16 b

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Global Telecommunications Conference and Exhibition 'Communications Technology for the 1990s and Beyond' (GLOBECOM), 1989. IEEE

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27-30 Nov 1989