what is fourth generation 4g mobile?
4g an acronym for fourth-generation communications system is a term used to describe the next step in wireless communications. a 4g system will be able to provide a comprehensive ip solution where voice data and streamed multimedia can be given to users on an "anytime anywhere" basis and at higher data rates than previous generations. there is no formal definition for what 4g is; however there are certain objectives that are projected for 4g. these objectives include: that 4g will be a fully ip-based integrated system. this will be achieved after wired and wireless technologies converge and will be capable of providing 100 mbits and 1 gbits speeds both indoors and outdoors with premium quality and high security. 4g will offer all types of services at an affordable cost.
4g is being developed to accommodate the quality of service qos and rate requirements set by forthcoming applications like wireless broadband access multimedia messaging service video chat mobile tv high definition tv content dvb minimal service like voice and data and other streaming services for "anytime-anywhere". 4g in principle will allow high-quality smooth video transmission. it will enable fast downloading of full-length songs or music pieces in real time.
the business of 4gmobile is predicted to be huge. by 2009 this 4gmobile market will be over $400b. this 4gmobile technology will dominate the wireless communications and its converged system will replace most conventional wireless infrastructure.