In this hi-tech world many mobile phone users download web contents. They also do multitasking with these applications in 3G enabled mobile phones. Thus there is a need for a high data transfer speed in these smart phones. With more and more mobile phones coming with 3G applications, HSDPA technology has gained a lot of prominence. HSDPA ( High Speed Downlink Packet Access) is a break through in mobile technology field; it offers download speed that is 10 times faster than the other usual networks. The main objective behind the development of HSDPA technology is to incorporate many features and functions in the latest mobile handsets.
These days the popular brands are introducing the latest gadgets with high end specifications that require HSDPA technology. Thus this technology can enhance the mobile experience by making several applications easy to access. HSDPA is also known as 3G mobile telephony protocol. It lays a smooth network service for high speed data transfer and it can support download speed ranging from 1.8 megabits per second to 3.6 megabits per second. With such a high download speed, it can download a full album in less than 15 seconds. This advanced technology takes complete responsibility of data transmission from the network to the users 3G enable phone.
Initially due to its overall cost, it was available at a very high price. Thus it wasn’t very popular until 2005. Later, when more and more network providers started providing the 3G enabled phone at affordable rates, it slowly gained popularity. Soon demand increased and the 3G technology was upgraded to 3.5G. Lately phones phones have been made capable of handling higher data transfer speed of 3.6 megabits per second; and this has made HSDPA very popular among users who prefer to run several applications at the same time. This technology enables you to browse the web whilst listening to your favourite music.
After the demand was created in the market the user expectation grew rapidly day by day. They needed to use this application to book flight tickets, watch live updates of matches etc. Thus the network providers had to reduce the transmission cost and increase the data transmission rate of this radio network. This enables users to enjoy the broadband services anywhere, anytime. The operators have created this as an value added service mainly for business users, who need high-speed internet access constantly.