Consider the following differences between 4G and 3G networks:

  1. While 3G use LTE technology, 4G uses HSPA technology.
  2. HSPA technology has higher uplink and downlink speed compared to LTE.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] Neither 1 nor 2

4G network uses LTE (Long Term Evolution) and provides higher uplink and downlink speed, when compared to HSPA (High Speed Packet Access) technology used in 3G.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module