Today i will discuss about the difference between 3G and 4G mobiles. At first glance i will tell you that both these technologies not work well where signals are not so strong. And before wasting your money on your mobile check that you are living in the area where mobile signals are strong enough for transferring of data.

3G and 4G

3G and 4G

I am discussing the main differences between 3G and 4G. First discuss about 3G.


  • 3G stands for 3rd generation.
  • Has 14Mbps downlink and 5.8Mbps uplink speed.
  • Uses both circuit and packet switching.
  • 3G is slower than 4G.
  • Use both wired and wireless network to transfer data.


  • 4G stands for 4th generation.
  • Has 100Mbps speed for moving user and 1Gbps for stationary user. This speed is achieved via wired lans.
  • Use only packed switching.
  • Faster than 3G.
  • Combine 3G, gsm, wi-fi, bluetruth, voip.
  • Use only wireless network to transfer data.

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