Welcome, Guest: Join Nairaland / LOGIN! / Trending / Recent / New
Stats: 2,489,139 members, 5,643,809 topics. Date: Saturday, 06 June 2020 at 06:30 PM

List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! - Phones - Nairaland

Nairaland Forum / Science/Technology / Phones / List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! (2637 Views)

Hot!!! "Back To Back streak" Every phone was a hit. (pix) / Almost Every Phone Has This Feature, But Most People Don't Know What It Does / Ever Wondered Why The NO: 5 On Every Phone Keyboard Has A Dot Behind It? (2) (3) (4)

(1) (2) (Reply) (Go Down)

List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 11:57pm On Oct 03, 2014
A member in my Facebook group posted this, so I thought maybe it will be great and educative if I post it here on Nairaland.

It contains list of meaning of some symbols we see everyday... In our phone, computers, DVDs, etc

It is worth reading.

[b]
* VIRUS - Vital Information Resource
UnderSeized.

* 3G -3rd Generation.

* GSM - Global System for Mobile
Communication.

* CDMA - Code Divison Multiple Access.

* UMTS - Universal MobileTelecommunication
System.

* SIM - Subscriber Identity Module .

* AVI = Audio Video Interleave

* RTS = Real Time Streaming

* SIS = Symbian OS Installer File

* AMR = Adaptive Multi-Rate Codec

* JAD = Java Application Descriptor

* JAR = Java Archive

* JAD = Java Application Descriptor

* 3GPP = 3rd Generation Partnership Project

* 3GP = 3rd Generation Project

* MP3 = MPEG player lll

* MP4 = MPEG-4 video file

*AAC = Advanced Audio Coding

* GIF= Graphic Interchangeable Format

* JPEG = Joint Photographic Expert Group

* BMP = Bitmap

* SWF = Shock Wave Flash

* WMV = Windows Media Video

* WMA = Windows Media Audio

* WAV = Waveform Audio

* PNG = Portable Network Graphics

* DOC = Document (MicrosoftCorporation)

* PDF = Portable Document Format

* M3G = Mobile 3D Graphics

* M4A = MPEG-4 Audio File

* NTH = Nokia Theme (series 40)

* THM = Themes (Sony Ericsson)

* MMF = Synthetic Music Mobile Application File

* NRT = Nokia Ringtone

* XMF = Extensible Music File

* WBMP = Wireless Bitmap Image

* DVX = DivX Video

* HTML = Hyper Text Markup Language

* WML = Wireless Markup Language

* CD -Compact Disk.

* DVD - Digital Versatile Disk.

*CRT - Cathode Ray Tube.

* DAT - Digital Audio Tape.

* DOS - Disk Operating System

* GUI -Graphical User Interface.

* HTTP - Hyper Text Transfer Protocol.

* IP - Internet Protocol.

* ISP - Internet Service Provider.

* TCP - Transmission Control Protocol.

* UPS - Uninterruptible Power Supply.

* HSDPA - High Speed Downlink PacketAccess.

* EDGE - Enhanced Data Rate for GSM
[GlobalSystem for Mobile Communication]
Evolution.

* VHF - Very High Frequency.

* UHF - Ultra High Frequency.

* GPRS - General PacketRadio Service.

* WAP - Wireless ApplicationProtocol.

* TCP - Transmission ControlProtocol .

* ARPANET - Advanced ResearchProject Agency
Network.

* IBM - International Business Machines.

* HP - Hewlett Packard.

*AM/FM - Amplitude/ Frequency Modulation.

* WLAN - Wireless Local Area Network.
[/b]

Culled from
https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10152414540486094&id=162684236093&refid=18&_ft_&__tn__=%2As


www..com

17 Likes 11 Shares

Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by LILGWANZ(m): 12:03am On Oct 04, 2014
atleast this is going to help some people a lot.Nice job OP
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 12:04am On Oct 04, 2014
LILGWANZ: atleast this is going to help some people a lot.Nice job OP
thanks dude.
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by tshegs19: 12:17am On Oct 04, 2014
cool nice work, op
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 12:20am On Oct 04, 2014
tshegs19: cool nice work, op
Ur welcome.
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by henryskywalker2003(m): 12:35am On Oct 04, 2014
Sorry, but how are these things you listed symbols?
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 12:40am On Oct 04, 2014
henryskywalker2003: Sorry, but how are these things you listed symbols?
thanks.!
I owe u 2cents
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Mention(m): 2:15am On Oct 04, 2014
Just In Case
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Sijo01(f): 2:25am On Oct 04, 2014
e make sense.
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by lawrenceunaa: 2:43am On Oct 04, 2014
thanks but I knew most of them


but thanks for the ones I now knw
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by tomiobj(m): 3:14am On Oct 04, 2014
lawrenceunaa: thanks but I knew most of them


but thanks for the ones I now knw
exactly. Secondary skul computer studies . But I dint kno mp3 nd some odas
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by FreshGuy2(m): 3:19am On Oct 04, 2014
pls i ve a question.
can a fairly used galaxy s4 mini imei no be changed as the first
user might ve changed
it before...nd also can i
be able root the phone
as well..........
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by UchihaItachi(m): 6:06am On Oct 04, 2014
Cool although it's an old post
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by hatux: 6:11am On Oct 04, 2014
Nice work
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 6:23am On Oct 04, 2014
this is good
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 6:44am On Oct 04, 2014
FreshGuy2: pls i ve a question.
can a fairly used galaxy s4 mini imei no be changed as the first
user might ve changed
it before...nd also can i
be able root the phone
as well..........
yea it can be rooted... But changing the imei is damn hard!
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 6:46am On Oct 04, 2014
UchihaItachi: Cool although it's an old post
u mean u don't read old books?
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 6:53am On Oct 04, 2014
true45:
this is good
thanks dude
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 8:02am On Oct 04, 2014
Nice one

1 Like

Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by UchihaItachi(m): 9:39am On Oct 04, 2014
post=26849685:
u mean u don't read old books?

I do. And like I just did with the post, I screen out the useful stuffs for keeps and do away with the rest. I did say the post was cool, didn't I?
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 10:04am On Oct 04, 2014
UchihaItachi:


I do. And like I just did with the post, I screen out the useful stuffs for keeps and do away with the rest. I did say the post was cool, didn't I?
yea u did.
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Raypawer(m): 12:09pm On Oct 04, 2014
lol
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 12:37pm On Oct 04, 2014
Very informative
Thumbs up@op cool
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by walescon(m): 12:46pm On Oct 04, 2014
what's "SOS"?
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 2:32pm On Oct 04, 2014
flexten:
Very informative
Thumbs up@op cool
thanks
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 2:37pm On Oct 04, 2014
walescon:
what's "SOS"?
its and international Morse code.
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 4:47pm On Oct 04, 2014
Opinoscopy dragnet, seun, mukina2 and other VIPs ... U mean this topic won't hit front page?
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by pat077: 5:00pm On Oct 04, 2014
.
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Khaynet(m): 9:46pm On Oct 04, 2014
Very informative
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
I didn't even know I was ignorant
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Nobody: 10:50pm On Oct 04, 2014
Khaynet:
Very informative
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
I didn't even know I was ignorant
hello dude?
Re: List Of Some Important Acronyms Every Phone/computer Geek Should Know! by Khaynet(m): 11:06pm On Oct 04, 2014
post=26869800:
hello dude?
Hi

(1) (2) (Reply)

5 Reasons To Use The Nigeria Made Android Smartphone Orbra / Phone Displays Charging But Does Not Increase / Mobile Phones ("GSM Handsets") Approved by the NCC for use in Nigeria

(Go Up)

Sections: politics (1) business autos (1) jobs (1) career education (1) romance computers phones travel sports fashion health
religion celebs tv-movies music-radio literature webmasters programming techmarket

Links: (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10)

Nairaland - Copyright © 2005 - 2020 Oluwaseun Osewa. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise. 53
Disclaimer: Every Nairaland member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nairaland.