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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 "Siemens"?

Siemens is a Munich, Germany based electronics firm. At one time a major manufacturer of GSM mobile phones, the Siemens Mobile portion of the company was sold off to Taiwan's BenQ in 2005 to form BenQ Siemens, a company that has faltered badly since its inception, leading to a filing for bankruptcy in 2006.

Also known as: "Siemens Mobile"

See Also: BenQ

Referred to by: S60, Symbian, BenQ

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