Review Step 2c: Characteristics & Trade-offs

Common Access Network Technologies (Wireless)

Table 17 provides a summary comparison of common wireless access network technologies

Table 17: Comparison of common wireless access network technologies

Note with the evolution of 4G and 5G, throughput can reach up to 1 Gbps Sources: adapted from various sources, including the European Union, Cisco, Huawei, ITU, the Inter-American Development Bank, the World Bank and the EMEA Satellite Operators Association