iPhone 3G Why is it called iPhone 3G if it's only the second generation?

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  1. 48days

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    +rep for those who explain...
  2. hackhot30

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    because 3G is the type of service the new iphone will use. instead of edge
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    because 3g is the network
    its still the second generation iPhone.
    still a pretty dumb question

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    3G refers to the wireless internet. Rightnow it uses EDGE and 3G is a much faster version
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    thats wrong. edge is the mobile internet, 3G is the network
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    3G is not the name of the new iphone. 3G is the third generation of cell phone data networking.
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    Okay, seems simple enough, I guess I should've wiki'd it first, whatever.

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