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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 "subscriber"?

Subscriber is the term used to refer to a person that has an account with a mobile network carrier. They are called such because they subscribe to the carrier's mobile phone services.

See Also: carrier

Referred to by: churn rate, UMA

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