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Why it is called uplink and downlink?

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09/13/2011

Uplink translates also to Upload - where you send data to another destination. Like when you want your data to be acessed by any other person you upload that thing and data rate of uploading is called as uploading speed.

Downlink translates to Download - where you receive data from another destination. meant that when you want to acess any data from any source and data transfer rate from downlink is also known as downloading speed