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  • High Speed Downlink Packet Access (in UMTS).


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  • Cingular offers a faster data connection called HSDPA, which is purportedly as fast as EV-DO.

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  • They don’t offer anything faster than EDGE right now, and the only technology they could offer that would be faster than EVDO or HSDPA is WiMAX, and there’s no way they’re going to get WiMAX hardware on all their towers anytime soon, plus there aren’t any WiMAX capable phones on the market or on the horizon.

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  • For DATA it works occasionally on 3G/NextG else on HSDPA, which is of no worry to me.

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  • Of 35 MID designs so far using Intel technology, about half use short-range Wi-Fi networks and a long-range cellular data network called HSDPA, Mr. Chandrasekher said.

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  • Fortune 500 unlocked a capability in the iPhone 4S to take advantage of AT&T's new "4G" network , which operates on an enhanced 3G network standard called HSDPA.

  • These enable theoretical maximum data transfers of above 300kbps; enhancements to 3G called HSDPA (high-speed downlink packet access) allow speeds of up to news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

  • It is apparently also retaining its Wi-Fi and HSDPA, which is a huge relief.


  • Although the cell networks are rolling out new technologies (such as the new high speed data technology called HSDPA) that increase the speed at which data can be transmitted, they don't want multi-megabyte photos clogging up the network.

  • How It Works: iPhone 3G uses a technology protocol called HSDPA (High-Speed Downlink Packet Access) to download data fast over UMTS (Universal Mobile Telecommunications System) networks.

  • The Qualcomm chips — the same used in Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc.'s Droid Pro — supports technologies such as HSDPA that AT & T and other carriers use as well as CDMA, the firms found.

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