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Our online glossary is here to help you make sense of the terminology used in the cell phone industry. It covers mobile technologies, such as 3G and 4G, and even includes a bit of information on smartphone operating systems and the companies that make the cell phones and other mobile technology devices we all use.

What is "latency"?

From a mobile phone perspective, latency generally refers to the time that passes between when an action is requested and when it actually occurs. Examples of such are network latency and PTT latency.

See Also: PTT

Referred to by: iDEN

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