mobile wireless modes
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mobile wireless modesSmartphones have four or five wireless radios built in for transmitting and receiving data. Cellular, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS radios are in every modern smartphone, and near field communication (NFC) is also standard on most phones except iPhones (as of the current 5C/5S generation).
Tablets come with two to five radios built in. All tablets have Wi-Fi, and many have Wi-Fi and cellular. A few have NFC and GPS radios. See how to select a mobile device, cellular hotspot, cellular generations, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and NFC.
BUILT-IN RADIOS Wi-Fi + Wi-Fi CellularSmartphones Tablets TabletsCellular X XWi-Fi X X XBluetooth X X XGPS X Few Some NFC Most Few Few