The term broadband refers to the wide bandwidth characteristics of a transmission medium and its ability to transport multiple signals and traffic types simultaneously. The medium can be coax, optical fiber, twisted pair, DSL local telephone networks or wireless. In contrast, baseband describes a communication system in which information is transported across a single channel.Different criteria for "broad" have been applied in different contexts and at different times. Its origin is in physics, acoustics and radio systems engineering, where it had been used with a meaning similar to wideband.
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  • 44% of U.S. Broadband Users Watch Online Video Via a Games Console

    … Around 90% of U.S. households are connected to the internet via Broadband, and 44% of those homes are watching non-gaming online video apps via their games consoles. Streaming content from Netflix, Hulu Plus, and other sites via a PS4 or an xBox is more popular than watching via a DVR, a Connected TV, or even - despite the hype - a Google…

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  • By 2018, 84% Of Internet Traffic Will Be Video Content [Study]

    … devices and connections globally In 4 years time, the average fixed broadband connection speed will increase 2.6-fold, from 16 Mbps in 2013 to 42 Mbps by 2018 75% of Internet traffic will be accessed via WiFi by 2018 video, and the 'Internet of Things' will be important traffic drivers Ultra HD video will account for 11% of IP video traffic…

    Carla Marshall/ ReelSEOin Content- 53 readers -
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