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Topic # 138936 22-Jan-2014 12:32 Send private message

HD voice now available on the 2 degrees network.

http://www.2degreesmobile.co.nz/why-2degrees/hd-voice




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  Reply # 972200 22-Jan-2014 12:51 Send private message

For those of us with obscure (but newer) android devices. Any way to check if the necessary codecs are installed?

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  Reply # 972224 22-Jan-2014 13:22 Send private message

stink, no mention of the Samsung Ativ S.

*EDIT* It should be:
http://www.aeta-audio.com/fileadmin/downloads/pdf_uk/GSA_HD_voice_phones_list.pdf

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  Reply # 972247 22-Jan-2014 13:43 2 people support this post Send private message

Next step Telecom,

Then one day in the far off future when legacy interconnects are gone, HD-Voice between networks maybe :)




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  Reply # 972249 22-Jan-2014 13:45 Send private message

paulmilbank: stink, no mention of the Samsung Ativ S.

*EDIT* It should be:
http://www.aeta-audio.com/fileadmin/downloads/pdf_uk/GSA_HD_voice_phones_list.pdf


The problem with generic lists is that they're often wrong.

I have a S3, Nokia N9 and Nokia E72 that all support AMR-WB, but none have it enabled.



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  Reply # 972261 22-Jan-2014 14:10 Send private message

Guess we can take it as a good sign that the likes of S4, S3, Note 2 and Note 3 are on the list as "very near future" that a firmware upgrade will be soon ready to push out to the masses.

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  Reply # 972262 22-Jan-2014 14:11 Send private message

No S4 support :( but it is supported on Vodafone, are 2D using a different HD codec than Vodafone which is not supported on the S4?

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  Reply # 972296 22-Jan-2014 15:04 Send private message

sbiddle:
paulmilbank: stink, no mention of the Samsung Ativ S.

*EDIT* It should be:
http://www.aeta-audio.com/fileadmin/downloads/pdf_uk/GSA_HD_voice_phones_list.pdf


The problem with generic lists is that they're often wrong.

I have a S3, Nokia N9 and Nokia E72 that all support AMR-WB, but none have it enabled.




I see, so it is capable of doing HD voice, but possibly requires a firmware update to do it.

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  Reply # 972305 22-Jan-2014 15:22 Send private message

So does this mean that HD voice will work when calling a 2degrees number from Vodafone?

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  Reply # 972307 22-Jan-2014 15:24 Send private message

Klipspringer: So does this mean that HD voice will work when calling a 2degrees number from Vodafone?


No.




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These comments are my own and do not represent the opinions of 2degrees.

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Reply # 972308 22-Jan-2014 15:29 One person supports this post Send private message

Klipspringer: So does this mean that HD voice will work when calling a 2degrees number from Vodafone?


Did you click on the link and actually read?




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  Reply # 972309 22-Jan-2014 15:33 Send private message

johnr:
Klipspringer: So does this mean that HD voice will work when calling a 2degrees number from Vodafone?


Did you click on the link and actually read?


No... With guys like you around! Who needs to read!

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Reply # 972311 22-Jan-2014 15:42 Send private message

Klipspringer:
johnr:
Klipspringer: So does this mean that HD voice will work when calling a 2degrees number from Vodafone?


Did you click on the link and actually read?


No... With guys like you around! Who needs to read!


I don't know to say!




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  Reply # 972553 23-Jan-2014 05:27 Send private message

Klipspringer:
johnr:
Klipspringer: So does this mean that HD voice will work when calling a 2degrees number from Vodafone?


Did you click on the link and actually read?


No... With guys like you around! Who needs to read!


Thanks, came in ask the same question but you saved me from reading it as well :)

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  Reply # 972596 23-Jan-2014 08:18 Send private message

That list on 2 Degrees' website is amazingly narrow, relative to the number of models that support HD voice - 2 Degrees reps can you advise why this is, and is there an intention to expand the list of supported phones above and beyond the "forthcoming" names on the list?

Or is it possible that phones apparently capable of working with HD voice will do so on 2 Degrees, just that the list is incomplete (ie it only reflects those that have been tested and proven to work)?

I've an Xperia SP which apparently supports it, but not one Sony phone is on 2 Degrees' list.


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  Reply # 972601 23-Jan-2014 08:22 Send private message

Just cause a handset supports HD voice does not mean it's enabled as mentioned above by Sbiddle




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