What Is the Difference between Wifi and Wimax?

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The difference between Wimax and Wi-Fi is; Wimax is a criterion based wireless technology which is used to provide internet access and multimedia services at very high speed to the end user while Wi-Fi technology uses local area network (LAN) for internet access. They are both wireless technologies but designed for completely different applications. Wimax covers a greater distance than Wi-Fi thus can cover a metropolitan area network.
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What Is the Difference Between WiMAX vs. WiFi?
WiMax and Wi-Fi are both contemporary technologies for connecting to the Internet, the design and technology of the two systems differ substantially. WiMax networks broadcast their signals for miles from outdoor towers, and rely on an infrastructure of... More »
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