Consider the following differences between Wi-Fi and WiMAX:

  1. Bandwidth efficiency of a WiMAX is much higher than that of WiFi
  2. The effective range of WiMAX is much greater than that of WiFi

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
An ideal Wi-Fi based network reaches around 100metres as it maximum range whereas an ideal WiMAX network can reach about 80-90kilometers in terms of range.

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