You are here


Short Messaging System

More commonly know as texts or texting. A feature of mobile phones that allows users to receive and transmit short text messages using their wireless phone. The messages are 140 characters or fewer.

Share This Term: 

There is currently no content classified with this term.

Who has the best wireless coverage in your area?

Get opinions from people who live in the Western U.S.
See our Forums.

Find Service

Find and research all the cell phone companies serving your area.
Enter your ZIP code to start your search!


Most recently, how long did you wait before buying a new phone?