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

38 posts

+1 received by user: 4

Topic # 95098 27-Dec-2011 16:38
Send private message

G'day Folks

Hope you've all had a great Christmas with family and friends.

I use a R201 for my internet and an iPhone.

Over the last couple of weeks:
  • downloading emails is choppy but better than downloading from websites
  • accessing websites, they take a while to start loading and then seem to stop and start
  • downloads from the internet seem to get half way through and then hang
  • had a noticeable increase in dropped calls
  • had a noticable increase in the phone searching for a signal
  • press the call button and it takes 30 to 45 seconds to make a connection or just drops
  • SMS seem to take a lot longer to send.
Haven't logged these as a fault as they're a bit too random to pin down but am wondering whether:
  • anyone else has noticed similar issues (I see there was a thread about slow initial response times to web requests a short while ago but this probably isn't related. Have posted this on the Vodafone forum too.)
  • Vodafone is aware a problem with or done any work recently on it's Kilbirnie/Evans Bay/ Shelly Bay sites in Wellington.
Thanks n cheers, Gobit

Create new topic

38 posts

+1 received by user: 4

  Reply # 562098 28-Dec-2011 10:24
Send private message

Quick update

Looks like nobody else here is having issues so it sounds like the cause could well be cell breathing, see the comments here;

 Cheers, Gobit

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:

Geekzone Live »

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

Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron

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.