With General Packet Radio Service (GPRS), 2G offers a theoretical maximum transfer speed of 50 kbit/s (40 kbit/s in practice). With EDGE (Enhanced Data Rates for GSM Evolution), there is a theoretical maximum transfer speed of 1 Mbit/s(500 kbit/s in practice).
*speed maybe throttled back after you reach a stated “monthly limit”.
Thanks to some new — and severe — bandwidth caps by Canadian telecoms and cable companies, streaming video is very expensive for our northern neighbors. … Within the last year, Bell and other major ISPs, including Rogers Communications (RCI), drastically cut the bandwidth …https://money.cnn.com/2011/05/17/technology/netflix_canada/index.htm
U.S. mobile data traffic will exceed 1 exabyte before the end of 2010