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"What does UMTS mean?"


Definition: The European thrid generation wireless standard. According to the GSM association, UMTS will offer a wide range of voice, data and multimedia services. Data rates will reach from 114 to 2000 kbps (or 2 Mbps) depending on wether the user is stationary or in motion.

Alternate Spellings: UMTS stands for &Universal Mobile Telecommunications System&

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