GSM Network technology
GSM and CDMA are the most commonly used mobile technologies in India. GSM Mobiles are becoming more and more popular these days, when compared to its counterpart, and has emerged as the most popular type of telephonic communication technology in India. This kind of technology works based on SIM card. Users have the option of change the mobile phone without changing their mobile number, when they are using this mobile technology.
Best part of GSM technology is that call can be made at good quality along with being secure. It can provide different kinds of add-on services like EDGE, GPRS, etc. Activation of GSM enabled mobiles is different from that of CDMA mobiles. Also, mobile phones which work based on GSM technology consume less power than the mobiles working on earlier technologies. Using roaming packages, it is possible to use the GSM enabled mobile phone while travelling abroad also. There are also options to track the mobile phone, but for this the mobile phone should be using GSM network. It is easy for locating the position of any mobile phone and hence it is very much easy for the intelligence and police for tracking. There is no need for the users to stick on to a particular service provider, when they have GSM based mobile. They can easily switch between various mobile operators for the purpose of availing best services at cheaper costs.
GSM is the abbreviation for Global System for Mobile Communication. This technology is based on the connection between SIM card and the service provider for making or receiving calls, sending texts and connecting to the internet. Wide ranges of mobile phones are offered on GSM technology, so the consumers will have the option of choosing their favorite handset model. This technology is known for dependability and reliability, and hence the list of mobile subscribers using this technology is increasing significantly.