Do I need a licensed for WiMax technology?- WiMax may us either licensed or unlicensed networks, unlicensed network is open to all users. Wi-fi spectrum is unlicensed spectrum. WiMax service providers use licensed spectrum, which allows access to only subscribers and provide a better controlled service.
- You as a user don’t need to own any license to use WiMax. All you need is a subscription with a service provider, same as your current mobile or cable TV subscription.
- Unlicensed spectrum can be used for setting up your own WiMax network.