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.


11505 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3685

Trusted
Subscriber

Topic # 151290 20-Aug-2014 13:00
Send private message

I was in Wellington yesterday and they have 4 G in the CBD.

I have noticed in the past - and confirmed yesterday - that the touchscreen response on my iPhone becomes slow to the point of unusable when 4G is enabled and in use. As soon as I switch 4G off in Settings, it returns to normal. 

Can anyone think why that would be?

Also, at least on my phone, 4G appears no faster than 3G in the CBD to be honest. It may be technically but for normal email/browsing etc there is no appreciable difference!





Create new topic


11505 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3685

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1113317 22-Aug-2014 10:01
Send private message

No one but me encountered this?!





3162 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 804


  Reply # 1113320 22-Aug-2014 10:03
Send private message

No probs using 4G on my iPhone 5, what apps did you have running? also what version of IOS were you running?

404 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 119


  Reply # 1113341 22-Aug-2014 10:37
Send private message

no issues here

297 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 160

Trusted

  Reply # 1113472 22-Aug-2014 14:51
Send private message

Confirming it's a 5 and not 5S or a 5C (ew)?

In saying that, I use a 5 and haven't had any issues on 4G for over a year. 






Lannah - find me on twitter.


Mad Scientist
18620 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2365

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1113554 22-Aug-2014 16:38
Send private message

no



11505 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3685

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1113709 22-Aug-2014 20:29
Send private message

wellygary: No probs using 4G on my iPhone 5, what apps did you have running? also what version of IOS were you running?


It's a first gen 5 running up to date iOS.

Any app. Typing becomes impossible and general response goes AWOL.

Turn off 4G and it all reverts to normal.





Mad Scientist
18620 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2365

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 1113725 22-Aug-2014 20:53
Send private message

Umm probably won't work but you can reset all settings and keep the data, that would be your last shot short of buying a 6



11505 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3685

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1113825 22-Aug-2014 22:34
Send private message

joker97: Umm probably won't work but you can reset all settings and keep the data, that would be your last shot short of buying a 6


Yes well, if the large screen 6 that is rumoured turns out to be a reality I will be doing just that!





12564 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2229

Trusted

  Reply # 1113833 22-Aug-2014 22:38
Send private message

Reset Network Settings. You will need to add your wifi PW thats it, try that



11505 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3685

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1113852 22-Aug-2014 23:12
Send private message

tdgeek: Reset Network Settings. You will need to add your wifi PW thats it, try that


OK. Next time I head over the hill I will try!

(Last week I went over and then they closed the Hill road once I was safely on the Wellington side to collect SWMBO from the airport...resulting in a 300km detour to get home again!!! Not to keen to repeat that.)





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 »

Hawaiki Transpacific cable ready-for-service
Posted 20-Jul-2018 11:29


Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34



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.