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Topic # 58789 19-Mar-2010 09:25

Recently I have noticed that my phone has been trying to connect to 3G in more places than ever. Around xmas I was told by a tech that 24/80 of the Wellington sites had 3g.

Let's hope they will finish it off soon.

Have any of you guys noticed more 3G sites going live? 

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  Reply # 309022 19-Mar-2010 09:35
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None in Auckland CBD I am aware of



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  Reply # 309026 19-Mar-2010 09:44

When I was in Auckland 3 weeks ago, sitting at the bottom of queen street opposite the National Bank waiting for my cab; I could see a 3g signal from 2degrees.

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  Reply # 309027 19-Mar-2010 09:45
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Stuve: When I was in Auckland 3 weeks ago, sitting at the bottom of queen street opposite the National Bank waiting for my cab; I could see a 3g signal from 2degrees.


Could you attach though??



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  Reply # 309028 19-Mar-2010 09:47

No, defiantly not, what I am stating is that they are putting 3G in more of their coverage which implies the release is getting closer.

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johnr: None in Auckland CBD I am aware of


I'm sure 2degrees share all their plans with Vodafone Tongue out

all i can say is what you already know........ it is coming




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  Reply # 309034 19-Mar-2010 10:26
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pwner:
johnr: None in Auckland CBD I am aware of


I'm sure 2degrees share all their plans with Vodafone Tongue out

all i can say is what you already know........ it is coming


Its not hard to scan the 2100mhz band and see whats around

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  Reply # 309035 19-Mar-2010 10:28
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johnr:
Could you attach though??


No-one will be able to attach until we open up 3G service to ordinary subscribers.




iPad Air + iPhone SE + 2degrees 4tw!

These comments are my own and do not represent the opinions of 2degrees.




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  Reply # 309037 19-Mar-2010 10:30

SaltyNZ:
johnr:
Could you attach though??


No-one will be able to attach until we open up 3G service to ordinary subscribers.



ahhhhh all I am saying is that 2degrees is opening up their 3G network. We all know it is coming, and that you cannot connect to it yet. I should not have said anything. 


Blah blah blah! 

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Reply # 309039 19-Mar-2010 10:33
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SaltyNZ:
johnr:
Could you attach though??


No-one will be able to attach until we open up 3G service to ordinary subscribers.


Would you like some help testing??

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  Reply # 309043 19-Mar-2010 10:50
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johnr:
SaltyNZ:
johnr:
Could you attach though??


No-one will be able to attach until we open up 3G service to ordinary subscribers.


Would you like some help testing??


Sure, send me your CV. :-)




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Reply # 309044 19-Mar-2010 10:56
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SaltyNZ:
johnr:
SaltyNZ:
johnr:
Could you attach though??


No-one will be able to attach until we open up 3G service to ordinary subscribers.


Would you like some help testing??


Sure, send me your CV. :-)


My manager hates these type of messages

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  Reply # 309070 19-Mar-2010 11:42
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When 3G goes live, will it be available to all customers or restricted to the three major centres? Are 2D subscribers in, say, Dunedin, going to remain the poor second cousins?

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Dangermouse: When 3G goes live, will it be available to all customers or restricted to the three major centres? Are 2D subscribers in, say, Dunedin, going to remain the poor second cousins?


Poor second cousins? have you seen the cost of living in Auckland?! Tongue out

Unfortunately those sort of specifics are not public at the momment and you will have to wait for the offical announcements regarding 3G for that sort of information.
I just help build the thing.




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  Reply # 309080 19-Mar-2010 12:01
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Anyone care to speculate?

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  Reply # 309092 19-Mar-2010 12:44
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SaltyNZ:
johnr:
Could you attach though??


No-one will be able to attach until we open up 3G service to ordinary subscribers.


Can roaming SIM's still attach? I know they could and I'd been meaning to do a brief speedtest!

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