4th generation mobile network updating, speed increases from 3G to 4.5G at April in Turkey. Why is this important for gamers? Why it is not 4G, its 4.5G? Let’s take a close look at what is the deal with this update!


Generally, 4th generation wireless networks in mobile are called 4G. In Turkey, our mobile network is 3G but it will be changed to advanced 4G called LTE Advanced. Standard 4G connection can reach 100mbps speed, and LTE Advanced can reach 300Mbps. So Turkish government decided to use the name 4.5G. Theoretically, 5G will reach 1000Mbps but it will expand to the world in the 2020s. So it seems we will use 4.5G for nearly 4 or 5 more years.

Of course, while you are searching the web, using your mail accounts you can’t understand the exact speed change between 3G and 4.5G but if you use Skype, Facetime, and other applications, you will use them with high display quality and without tripping. With the new generation of 4.5G, new technology is coming, VoLTE which will increase your voice communications quality. It will also affect your call speed.

4.5G will start in April as we said at the beginning. Till 2024 %95 of Turkey will use 4.5G technology as planned. In addition to this, 5G will start to test in 2018 and will start in worldwide 2020. However, we don’t know when it will start in Turkey. But after 3G, 4.5G will boost our speed in communications. So let’s talk about why 4.5G is important for gamers. With this high speed, we will also download our more hastily our games. In Eastern countries, all new mobile games are more than 50MB nearly. It’s hard to download such a huge MBS in 3G but with 4.5G, we will download them immediately. After downloading the game, there are sometimes lots of updates. With a high connection, it will not be a problem.

It seems 4.5G will boost Turkey’s mobile games and lots of new games will enter play stores. So we will see new graphical games, more action, more detail, and speed. It’s lower than 30 days to enter 4.5G connection speed, don’t forget to set your phone card upgraded to 4.5G in Turkey, otherwise, you can’t use this technology.