Have you ever wondered what that LTE acronym means when it shows up in the top right corner of your cell phone? What’s the big deal about the “G”s in the cellular networks?

It’s all about “Speed. Faster than fast, quicker than quick…” as Lightning McQueen says in the movie Cars!

1G, 2G, 3G represent the first three generations of mobile networks where the G stands for ‘Generation’ and the numbers represent the generation number. Every decade since the early 1980s, we have seen a new generation of mobile networks.

The first generation, 1G, used an analog transmission only allowing…


Ansh Verma

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