third-generation wireless



  • Developed in the late 1990s and early 2000s, provides for digital cellular communications which are more flexible and provide a much wider bandwidth than that available with second-generation wireless, in addition to seamless global roaming. Its abbreviation is 3G.
  • acronym3G
  • abbreviation3G wireless

Information & Library Science

  • noun a wireless communications technology designed to provide high-speed Internet access and transmission of text, digitised voice, video and multimedia.