Technology - Mobile 2 - 2G - IS-95 CDMA & GSM

Report Cover Image

Last updated: 19 Mar 2007 Update History

Report Status: Archived

Report Pages: 11

Analyst: Robin Whittle


By the late 1990s, two 2G mobile cellular systems were dominant in areas outside North America: IS-95 and GSM. GSM became the dominant technology and is also the basis for one of the two leading 3G technologies: UMTS W-CDMA. We discuss IS-95 CDMA and GSM, which together with IS-136 were the technologies that lead to the explosive worldwide adoption of mobile telephony.

Related Reports

Share this Report

Purchase with Confidence

As usual, you’ve done a splendid job of bringing an industry well and truly into the spotlight.

I think that without your input and passion, Australia would have barely scratched the surface of the benefits that can and will be achieved with the wholesale adoption of Smart Grid and Smart City concepts.


Research Methodology

BuddeComm's strategic business reports contain a combination of both primary and secondary research statistics, analyses written by our senior analysts supported by a network of experts, industry contacts and researchers from around the world as well as our own scenario forecasts.

For more details, please see:

Research Methodology

More than 4,000 customers from 140 countries utilise BuddeComm Research

Are you interested in BuddeComm's Custom Research Service?

News & Views

Have the latest telecommunications industry news delivered to your inbox by subscribing to Paul's FREE weekly News & Views.