What Is 4G? An FAQ On Next Generation Wireless
From the blog:
Even if you’re not paying much attention to the fast-moving mobile world, you’ve probably seen some mention of 4G — and you’re likely to see a lot more in the coming week, as Mobile World Congress 2011 (MWC) gets underway in Barcelona.
Representing the next generation in mobile technology, 4G promises faster speed and better coverage. But it also represents a confusing mish-mash of competing standards and marketing speak — there is no single 4G technology. Wireless carriers and handset makers are busy jockeying for position, trying to prove why their breed of 4G is better than the rest. A slew of 4G phones is set to be launched at MWC.
We’ve sifted through the buzz words sea of acronyms to distill the facts about 4G into a single FAQ. If you have more questions, let us know — and watch for our full week of MWC coverage.