5G glossary

IoT
Internet of Things. Electronic devices connected to the internet.

MIMO
Multiple Inputs Multiple Outputs. A new type of radio antenna that increases network capacity.

mMTC
Massive Machine Type Communications. Devices connected to the same network and communicating virtually in real time.

mmWave
Millimeter wave. Ultra-high frequency radio waves in the 24GHz to 300GHz range.

Network
A collection of devices that can communicate with each other.

QAM
Quadrature Amplitude Modulation. A technology that allows one radio wave to send multiple blocks of data simultaneously.

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