HSDPA


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HSDPA

(High Speed Downlink Packet Access) See HSPA.
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O-net HSDPA speed will be up to 3.6mpbs, which is double the speed of similar services currently available in the Kingdom, according to the company.
Option, the wireless technology company, is a leading innovator in the design, development and manufacture of 3G HSUPA, HSDPA, UMTS, EDGE, and WLAN technology products for wireless connectivity solutions.
With HSDPA, data can be transmitted through the mobile network at speeds up to 14Mb/s.
"HSDPA is an important service for NTT DoCoMo which provides advanced high speed data transmission to our customers.
Nortel's HSDPA solution can provide connectivity at speeds up to 7.2 Mbps.
For HSDPA, there exists two extra downlink channels; the high-speed shared control channel (HSSCCH) and the high-speed downlink shared channel (HSDSCH).
KPN is working with Huawei to establish a nationwide 3G/2G Circuit Switch/Packet Switch core network and the HSDPA datacard offering will allow its subscribers to access an enhanced 3G service.
"The launch of our new brand "3G+" marks the beginning of the world's first handset-based HSDPA service.
The company aims to start HSDPA services sometime between July and September 2006.
HSDPA is a software upgrade to 3G that delivers download speeds four times faster than those currently possible, with a theoretical maximum of 1.8Mbps in the first phase, compared to today's maximum of 384Kbps on standard 3G networks.
"While there has been increasing talk of HSDPA for the last couple of years, one has to question why mobile operators are making their respective upgrades to HSDPA so soon after the launch of commercial 3G networks.
HSDPA, which stands for High-Speed Downlink Packet Access, will offer download speeds several times higher than current 3G networks, cutting downloading times on mobile devices from minutes to seconds.