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Topic # 113735 26-Jan-2013 13:35 Send private message

Hi,i'm gonna be purchasing the Nexus 4 and it supports DC HSDPA+. Will it be able to utilise vodafones DC network?
I ask because it is not on the supported devices.

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  Reply # 751162 26-Jan-2013 13:42 Send private message

Yes it will the devices listed is what Vodafone retail not a supported list as such






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  Reply # 751163 26-Jan-2013 13:49 Send private message

No I am purchasing it unlocked from 2Degrees and it is not in vodafone stores(to my knowledge) so will the nexus 4 still run on DC even though its not officially supported?

Nevermind I understand, hoping for some pretty sweet speeds!!

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  Reply # 751164 26-Jan-2013 13:57 Send private message

It will work fine




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  Reply # 751352 26-Jan-2013 23:21 Send private message

Firebreak, I have a Google US purchased Nexus 4 and it rocks on VF.  I haven't tried anything beyond Youtube in terms of data throughput but can go find a speedtest server and let you know what it will do, if that helps?




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  Reply # 773871 3-Mar-2013 13:23 Send private message

DoomlordVekk: Firebreak, I have a Google US purchased Nexus 4 and it rocks on VF.  I haven't tried anything beyond Youtube in terms of data throughput but can go find a speedtest server and let you know what it will do, if that helps?


Hi thanks, I got my Nexus from the US imported actually and with DC I have hit 15mb/s at most places I go to but thanks for the offer anyway.

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  Reply # 774553 4-Mar-2013 20:32 Send private message

This is my best effort with a Nexus 4, granted this is on 2Degrees, in Dunedin, so I'm pretty sure there's no DC there.


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  Reply # 774567 4-Mar-2013 20:52 Send private message

whereabouts in Dunedin? what time what day? with my telecom I seldom get above 2Mbps in the day time regardless of device




Apologies for poor typing standards when on Samsung S4 [swype's fault]/iPad 2 Wifi[too slow to use!]



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  Reply # 774571 4-Mar-2013 21:09 Send private message

neoprint: This is my best effort with a Nexus 4, granted this is on 2Degrees, in Dunedin, so I'm pretty sure there's no DC there.



Vodafone is better;) at my school I have hit 23 and lemme tell ya it was awesomely fast!

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  Reply # 774615 4-Mar-2013 22:09 Send private message

In Dunedin?




Apologies for poor typing standards when on Samsung S4 [swype's fault]/iPad 2 Wifi[too slow to use!]

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  Reply # 774658 4-Mar-2013 23:00 Send private message

joker97: whereabouts in Dunedin? what time what day? with my telecom I seldom get above 2Mbps in the day time regardless of device


That was sitting outside the casino (Waiting to pick the mrs up from work - I don't gamble) at about 10pm on a Friday night, so it's not like nobody else would have been on the cell

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  Reply # 774659 4-Mar-2013 23:02 Send private message

Ppretty darn good!




Apologies for poor typing standards when on Samsung S4 [swype's fault]/iPad 2 Wifi[too slow to use!]

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  Reply # 774661 4-Mar-2013 23:09 Send private message

Indeed, I'm pretty stoked with it anyway. I'd chuck the SIM in from my work mobile (vodafone) but it's not a microSIM >_<



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  Reply # 775178 5-Mar-2013 19:00 Send private message

joker97: In Dunedin?

No Auckland but I rooted my phone and the test got wiped:( when my data tops up again I will post results.



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  Reply # 798451 12-Apr-2013 15:05 Send private message

How do you upload pics? I'm getting 21mbps down on HSDPA 42, it's depressing because my house only gets 2mbps.

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  Reply # 798683 13-Apr-2013 08:37 Send private message

Firebreaker: How do you upload pics? I'm getting 21mbps down on HSDPA 42, it's depressing because my house only gets 2mbps.


Approx where do you live?




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