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mikerussellnz

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#61785 23-May-2010 22:31
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Hi

I am wondering why the XT upload speeds are seem slow on 3G.  When I am uploading e-mail attachments it seems quite slow, downloading is fine.  I have also done a few speed tests and the upload is always below 100kb/s.  My friend is on vodafone and his upload speeds are 200kb/s - 250kb/s.



 

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  #333803 23-May-2010 22:53
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mikerussellnz: Hi

I am wondering why the XT upload speeds are seem slow on 3G. ?When I am uploading e-mail attachments it seems quite slow, downloading is fine. ?I have also done a few speed tests and the upload is always below 100kb/s. ?My friend is on vodafone and his upload speeds are 200kb/s - 250kb/s.



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upload on HSUPA devices is around 500k - 1.4mbps

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  #333884 24-May-2010 09:30
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What sort of device are you using? Does it support HSUPA?

 
 
 
 


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  #333925 24-May-2010 10:43
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Both of us using iPhones, so no. I thought normal 3g upload speeds should be more than 90kbits/s

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  #333927 24-May-2010 10:48
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mikerussellnz: Both of us using iPhones, so no. I thought normal 3g upload speeds should be more than 90kbits/s


Upload on release 99 should average around 200 - 300k under good radio conditions

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  #333961 24-May-2010 11:39
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The iPhone doesn't do HSUPA. If you need faster speeds a HSUPA capable device will easily give you 1Mbps + speeds on Vodafone and XT, lots of my testing has given pretty constant speeds in the ~1.5Mbps vicinity.

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