WiMax (Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access)) is a telecommunication protocol through which you can get fixed and mobile internet access. The internet access for which you were using broadband wired connection now you can use this WiMax.There is a modem or Gigaset to use this WiMax facility through which you can access internet. There usually two types of payment system for this kind of WiMax operators.Pre paid and Post Paid WiMax facility.Those who does not download much they can use the pre WiMax paid facility.Cause you will get high browsing speed and you can recharge any time and usually the prepaid cards are valid for one month.
Benefits of using WiMax:
- You can carry the WiMax Modem anywhere with your laptop and use internet anywhere.
- You are not dependent on your ISP.
- By ISP provided Broadband connection you may face problem cause it is wired and the wire may cut any time and you will not get any service but for WiMax you will not face this kind of problem as this is wireless.
- You have the option to choose different WiMax service provider. But for Broadband you will always choose the one which is near from your workplace though its service is not good.
- If you are staying over 5th floor then the WiMax network may not be able to provide you WiMax service upto that much height.
- If you do not have any laptop then it will not be that much helpful for you when you go outside.