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  Reply # 597008 19-Mar-2012 09:58 Send private message

timmmay:  Cost to 2degrees, I guess.



In a nutshell, yes.

 




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  Reply # 597009 19-Mar-2012 10:00 Send private message

Ohariu Farm could do with a 2degrees femtocell :-D

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  Reply # 597011 19-Mar-2012 10:03 Send private message

Imagine if all the mobile phone companies were forced to cross-licence their spectrum to enable roaming across the entire network...

Coverage would be amazing...

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  Reply # 597013 19-Mar-2012 10:13 Send private message

jonherries: Imagine if all the mobile phone companies were forced to cross-licence their spectrum to enable roaming across the entire network...

Coverage would be amazing...

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No, it would be rubbish. Your phone would be constantly hunting for a new network. You'd simply end up complaining that you couldn't make or receive calls properly because your phone couldn't decide what network to be on.

We have this situation in some places where roaming is not locked out. It's very difficult to avoid. It would be exponentially worse if it were all networks everywhere.

 




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  Reply # 597020 19-Mar-2012 10:32 Send private message

SaltyNZ:
jonherries: Imagine if all the mobile phone companies were forced to cross-licence their spectrum to enable roaming across the entire network...

Coverage would be amazing...

Jon


No, it would be rubbish. Your phone would be constantly hunting for a new network. You'd simply end up complaining that you couldn't make or receive calls properly because your phone couldn't decide what network to be on.

We have this situation in some places where roaming is not locked out. It's very difficult to avoid. It would be exponentially worse if it were all networks everywhere.

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This would also kill Battery life so bad bad idea




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