Visit RF Cafe on Facebook    Visit RF Cafe on Twitter    Visit RF Cafe on LinkedIn

Data Rates Supported By Cellular Standards

Data Rates Supported By Cellular Standards


















Cellular
Family
Standard Peak Data
Rate (kbits/s)
Typical
Data Rate
Connection Modulation
GSM GSM-CSD
HS-CSD
GPRS
EDGE
9.6/14.4
28.8/43/2
115/171
384/513
9.6
28.8
50
115
Circuit Switched
Circuit Switched
Packet Switched
Packet Switched
GMSK
GMSK
GMSK
8-PSK
UMTS FDD
TDD
384/2000
384/2000
144
144
Packet Switched
Packet Switched
QPSK
QPSK
CDMAOne IS-95A
IS-95B
14.4
64/115
14.4
56
Circuit Switched
Packet Switched
QPSK
QPSK
CDMA2000 IX
IX EV
144/307
2000
130
N/K
Packet Switched
Packet Switched
QPSK
QPSK
TDMA CSD 9.6 9.6 Circuit Switched DQπ/4PSK
PDC i-mode 9.5 9.6 Packet Switched DQπ/4PSK


Data obtained from Philips 2002 Worldwide Wireless Telecommunications Standards chart.