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What is the use of gprs in mobile

Asked by abhishek anchlia, 09 Aug '09 10:20 pm
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General packet radio service (GPRS) is a packet oriented mobile data service available to users of the 2G cellular communication systems global system for mobile communications (GSM), as well as in the 3G systems. In the 2G systems, GPRS provides data rates of 56-114 kbit/s.

GPRS data transfer is typically charged per megabyte of traffic transferred, while data communication via traditional circuit switching is billed per minute of connection time, independent of whether the user actually is using the capacity or is in an idle state. GPRS is a best-effort packet switched service, as opposed to circuit switching, where a certain quality of service (QoS) is guaranteed during the connection for non-mobile users.

2G cellular systems combined with GPRS are often described as 2.5G, that is, a technology between the second (2G) and third (3G) generations of mobile telephony. It provides moderate speed data transfer, by using unused time division multiple access (TDMA) channels in, for e ...more
Answered by anantharaman, 09 Aug '09 10:26 pm

 
  
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To check your mails or connect to internet you need not rush to PC and connect Broadband, Net is anytime available to you on mobile. World Wide Web (WWW) in your pocket as simple as this. How dependent or important is net to you in your day to day life will decide how much is a necessity for you to have GPRS.
Answered by koena, 11 Aug '09 10:56 am

 
  
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You can search/locate your home if you forget
Answered by hari nadham, 10 Aug '09 10:24 pm

 
  
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Mobile tracking as well as u'r current position!
Answered by harshal kalangutkar, 09 Aug '09 10:24 pm

 
  
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It will show u your present position and even ur friends will com to know about where u r.
Answered by Tushar Kher, 09 Aug '09 10:23 pm

 
  
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U can acess net relatively at lower speed
Answered by Santonu Borpuzari, 09 Aug '09 10:23 pm

 
  
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