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Topic # 81772 18-Apr-2011 11:48 Send private message

Hi I am looking at buying a Milestone off trademe,
It list's Network Frequencys as
"Network Band GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900, 3G 900 (Vodafone), 3G 2100 "

Im a bit of a n00b when it comes to phones / networks, so I was just wondering if this phone will indeed work in built up areas (AKL etc) on both 2g and 3g Vodafone.

Cheers
Pat
 

Also does anyone recommend this phone or are there better androids to be had for around $500. (I would probably put Cyanogenmod7 rom on it)

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  Reply # 460051 18-Apr-2011 11:51 Send private message

Vodafone NZ runs a GSM / 2G 900/1800mhz and WCDMA/UMTS 900/2100mhz network

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  Reply # 460052 18-Apr-2011 11:52 Send private message

why bother with milestone1????





 

 





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  Reply # 460057 18-Apr-2011 11:56 Send private message

nakedmolerat: why bother with milestone1????


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  Reply # 460060 18-Apr-2011 11:58 Send private message

johnr: Vodafone NZ runs a GSM / 2G 900/1800mhz and WCDMA/UMTS 900/2100mhz network

John


And so thats a yes? 

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  Reply # 460066 18-Apr-2011 12:09 Send private message

milestone 2 is $719 (GST inclusive) http://www.mobicity.co.nz/others/motorola.html

maybe wait a bit more until you have enough fund. milestone1 is outdated. have you considered huawei x5?






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  Reply # 460067 18-Apr-2011 12:10 Send private message

Should be fine

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