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Topic # 111488 5-Nov-2012 14:03 Send private message

Hi Folks,

No mobile coverage today at home in Pukekohe. Very strange with 3 vodafone mobiles not registering. Nothing appearing on the forums. We are on the eastern side of Pukekohe. Anyone else with issues?

Cheers, Matt.




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  Reply # 712272 5-Nov-2012 14:10 Send private message

I wasn't having any issues earlier today but it no longer appears to be sending messages.
Currently located next to the town hall - Pukekohe.

Another member of staff also mentioned they were having issues.



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  Reply # 712302 5-Nov-2012 14:36 Send private message

Ok. Hot gen from Christian at Vodafone. Maintenance in Pukekohe today on one of the cell sites. ETA for fix is tonightish.

Cheers, Matt.




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  Reply # 712425 5-Nov-2012 17:05 Send private message

Yep, local news said there were some upgrades coming which will hopefully mean more speed

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Reply # 712653 6-Nov-2012 06:47 Send private message

Yes I can confirm hardware upgrade was going on and was part of planned work






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  Reply # 712655 6-Nov-2012 07:10 Send private message

Thanks John, all seems to back to normal. I would have thought as part of planned work it would have gone in network outages on the vodafone website. The call centre did say people had been ringing all day. It might have reduced their load a bit if it was linked from the network status page.

Does this mean I have to buy an LTE phone now? ;-)

Cheers.




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  Reply # 712656 6-Nov-2012 07:17 Send private message

Maybe a Dual carrier handset




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  Reply # 712669 6-Nov-2012 08:35 Send private message

Hi John I used to get 16+ Mbps on my iPhone 5 before the upgrade yesterday (I reside in Pukekohe East), now I get 6 Mbps. What gives? Have they finished the upgrade or what?

By the way guys this upgrade was advertised in the local rag.

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  Reply # 712689 6-Nov-2012 08:54 Send private message

As I understand more work to be done but main part done with hardware upgrade




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  Reply # 712691 6-Nov-2012 08:55 Send private message

Is this part of the RBI or does that come later?

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