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Glossary Term List

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.

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f-number [AKA "aperture"] - The aperture of a lens system is the opening between the act...

f-stop [AKA "aperture"] - The aperture of a lens system is the opening between the act...

FCC - The FCC is the agency within the United States government th...

Feature Phone - A feature phone is any mobile phone that is not a smartphone...

Federal Communications Commission [AKA "FCC"] - The FCC is the agency within the United States government th...

femto [AKA "femto cell"] - A femto cell is a device used to improve mobile network cove...

femto cell - A femto cell is a device used to improve mobile network cove...

femtocell - A femtocell is a miniature cell tower for homes or small bus...

Firefox OS - Developed by Mozilla, Firefox OS is an open source mobile op...

firmware - Firmware refers to the applications and operating system tha...

Firmware Over The Air [AKA "FOTA"] - Firmware over the air (FOTA) is a feature found on most mode...

fixed focus - Fixed focus refers to a type of lens that can not adjust its...

Flash [AKA "Adobe Flash"] - Adobe Flash, commonly referred to simply as Flash, is a mult...

Flash Lite - Flash Lite is a system that enables devices like phones to m...

Flash Memory - Flash memory is a type of solid state drive (SSD) storage, w...

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