Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 
94 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 314627 4-Apr-2010 10:47
Send private message

Hspa+ is available to any device that supports it.

It hasn't been "locked down" since well before Christmas.

Telecom NZ havent promoted Hspa+ for a number of reasons ... and I predict in the next few months that will change.

26340 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 5918

Moderator
Trusted
Biddle Corp
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 314631 4-Apr-2010 10:53
Send private message

digitaldivide: Hspa+ is available to any device that supports it.



It hasn't been "locked down" since well before Christmas.



Telecom NZ havent promoted Hspa+ for a number of reasons ... and I predict in the next few months that will change.


Not entirely true. HSPA+ was still locked down well into January (at least in the Wgtn region on all the test sites) when I was doing my network testing between Vodafone and XT.


 
 
 
 


Try Wrike: fast, easy, and efficient project collaboration software
94 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 314858 5-Apr-2010 08:46
Send private message

Hspa+ has been in Welli since before Xmas and it was locked down preXmas, but not in Jan (except for a brief period due to network work)

PaulR was going to showcase Hspa+ preXmas in Welli but it fell through, and it was soft-launched at Joes Garage.

Inbound Roamers probably saw it before Tnz customers did - due 850/2100 airport tunnel and CBD, and that the first Hspa datacards TNZ had were onsale after the first Hspa+ cell went live.


6152 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1002

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 320531 20-Apr-2010 09:04
Send private message

NBR has done some HSPA+ tests now too.

2326 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 747

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 329087 11-May-2010 19:43
Send private message

Just had a go with a Aircard 503 here in Wellington.


and


Not too shabby if you ask me, espcially the ping time.

Plus I downloaded Sharepoint Services 3.0 64Bit which is ~120MB file using WGET:

100%[======================================>] 123,294,880 1.06M/s   in 2m 8s

2010-05-11 19:19:08 (938 KB/s) - `SharePoint.exe' saved [123294880/123294880]

It peaked around 1.21M/s ... nice...





1917 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 110


  Reply # 329102 11-May-2010 20:04

BarTender: Just had a go with a Aircard 503 here in Wellington.


and


Not too shabby if you ask me, espcially the ping time.

Plus I downloaded Sharepoint Services 3.0 64Bit which is ~120MB file using WGET:

100%[======================================>] 123,294,880 1.06M/s   in 2m 8s

2010-05-11 19:19:08 (938 KB/s) - `SharePoint.exe' saved [123294880/123294880]

It peaked around 1.21M/s ... nice...


I am looking forward to new plans/promotions coming soon! 

6434 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1571


  Reply # 329225 12-May-2010 09:38
Send private message

don't voda have HSPA+ too?

239 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 329523 12-May-2010 21:14
Send private message

do any phones out now support HSPA+ ?

nexus1 ?  desire?

58 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 20


  Reply # 329570 12-May-2010 22:47
Send private message

FYI I just did some very basic testing on a new Sierra Wireless 308 HSPA+ USB stick... Looks like you guys have much better HSPA+ capability/capacity than I do!

Did a comparrison with CDMA Rev A and my Telecom BigTime plan <irk>, go HERE to read my very rough report.

BDFL - Memuneh
60255 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11311

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

1 | 2 
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

UpStarters - the New Zealand tech and innovation story
Posted 21-May-2018 09:55


Lightbox updates platform with new streaming options
Posted 17-May-2018 13:09


Norton Core router launches with high-performance, IoT security in New Zealand
Posted 16-May-2018 02:00


D-Link ANZ launches new 4G LTE Dual SIM M2M VPN Router
Posted 15-May-2018 19:30


New Panasonic LUMIX FT7 ideal for outdoor: waterproof, dustproof
Posted 15-May-2018 19:17


Ryanair Goes All-In on AWS
Posted 15-May-2018 19:14


Te Papa and EQC Minecraft Mod shakes up earthquake education
Posted 15-May-2018 19:12


Framing Facebook: It’s not about technology
Posted 14-May-2018 16:02


Vocus works with NZ Police and telcos to stop scam calls
Posted 12-May-2018 11:12


Vista Group signs Aeon Entertainment, largest cinema chain in Japan
Posted 11-May-2018 21:41


New Privacy Trust Mark certifies privacy and customer control
Posted 10-May-2018 14:16


New app FIXR connects vehicle owners to top Mechanics at best prices
Posted 10-May-2018 14:13


Nutanix Beam gives enterprises control of the cloud
Posted 10-May-2018 14:09


D-Link ANZ launches Covr Seamless Wi-Fi System
Posted 10-May-2018 14:06


Telstra, Intel and Ericsson demonstrate a 5G future for esports
Posted 10-May-2018 13:59



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.