1. Technology
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

What is EV-DO?



EV-DO is short for Evolution-Data Optimized, and is sometimes abbreviated as EvDO or EVDO. It is the high-speed, 3G network used by Sprint Nextel and Verizon Wireless.

EV-DO is rated to offer speeds from 400 Kbps to 700 Kbps; as with the other 3G networks, actual speeds vary.

Also Known As: Evolution-Data Optimized
Alternate Spellings: EvDO, EVDO

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.