GPRS

GPRS

GPRSGPRS(General Packet Radio Service), which refers to a mobile or wireless data service, is not the same as GPS, which refers to geo-location. GPRS data networks enable users to access Web data and rich content from their cell phones.(About.com)

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General Packet Radio Service is a packet-switching technology that enables data transfers through cellular networks. It is used for mobile internet, MMS and other data communications. In theory the speed limit of GPRS is 115 kbps, but in most networks it is around 35 kbps. Informally, GPRS is also called 2.5G.(gsmarena.com)

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