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3G stands for 3rd Generation cellular data connection. This is high-speed data that lets you browse the Internet with ease and even stream music.
These symbols represent earlier generations of cellular data connections. They are fast enough to send text messages over the Internet on apps like WhatsApp.
This is your Wi-Fi symbol. It’s the technology that lets you connect to the Internet wirelessly at home, in a coffee shop or any other place with Wi-Fi set up. Even airplanes have Wi-Fi these days! It’s great to check and see if you can get a Wi-Fi signal when you’re browsing the Internet or streaming music because it doesn’t add to your monthly cellular data usage.
GPS, or Location Service, uses satellites to triangulate exactly where you are on planet Earth. It helps your navigation app get you where you’re going with ease, and doesn’t add to your cellular data usage either.