Spectrum efficiency is the optimized use of spectrum or bandwidth so that the
maximum amount of data can be transmitted with the fewest transmission errors. In a cellular
telephone network, spectrum efficiency equates to the maximum number of users per cell that can be
provided while maintaining an acceptable quality of service (QoS).
This was last updated in October 2006
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