Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 9 of 9
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  
    kach474's Avatar

    Posts
    118 Posts
    Global Posts
    136 Global Posts

    Default Droid 4 no 4G?

    I recently acquired a droid 4 and it works well except it only will get 3g. My other 4g phones and wifes work fine in my area. I tried the airplane mode thing. Switch it app to switch between 4 and 3g also the data options switch between global and CDMA/LTE. I have wiped cache and factory reset the phone, still no 4G. I was wondering if I flashed the phone back to stock JB with RSD lite if that would work. Any other ideas would be helpful. Thanks

    Sent from my DROID RAZR using AC Forums mobile app
  2. #2  

    Default Re: Droid 4 no 4G?

    Did you try getting a new sim card? I had an issue like that before

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Tapatalk 2
  3. Thread Author  Thread Author    #3  
    kach474's Avatar

    Posts
    118 Posts
    Global Posts
    136 Global Posts

    Default Re: Droid 4 no 4G?

    I have used my SIM card in my razr maxx and another droid 4 with no issue. Just that one.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR using AC Forums mobile app
  4. #4  
    Evilnut's Avatar

    Posts
    310 Posts
    ROM
    Stock

    Default Re: Droid 4 no 4G?

    Maybe that is why the previous owner got rid of it? Could be a problem with the radio.

    Posted via the totally awesome Android Central App
    Tim
    Droid 4
    Nexus 10
    Lapdock 500 Pro
  5. #5  

    Default Re: Droid 4 no 4G?

    I had the same issue with a brand new Droid4 and a brand new SIM. I had to replace the SIM twice.
  6. Thread Author  Thread Author    #6  
    kach474's Avatar

    Posts
    118 Posts
    Global Posts
    136 Global Posts

    Default Re: Droid 4 no 4G?

    I have tried two different SIM cards both that work in another phone. I flashed the phone with RSD. And I changed the SIM tray from another phone. Still no 4g. The previous owner claimed they had no issues. The phone works flawlessly just no 4g???
    Sent from my DROID RAZR using AC Forums mobile app
  7. Thread Author  Thread Author    #7  
    kach474's Avatar

    Posts
    118 Posts
    Global Posts
    136 Global Posts

    Default Re: Droid 4 no 4G?

    Ok I may have a clue to the issue. Or its just a new one. As I said if I put a SIM card in it works ok. Phone calls, text messaging, data all work. Except 4g only 3g. I looked in the phone settings/ about phone/ status. The MEID number is there but the IMEI number is "unknown" the IMEI number is on the sticker on the back which is clear. The number still is unknown after a reset.?? Any one have an idea why this is like that? Thanks.

    Posted via Android Central App
  8. #8  

    Default Re: Droid 4 no 4G?

    I've heard of losing that number but that's in some rare cases of flashing roms. But if the number was gone I also heard nothing would work.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Tapatalk 2
  9. Thread Author  Thread Author    #9  
    kach474's Avatar

    Posts
    118 Posts
    Global Posts
    136 Global Posts

    Default Re: Droid 4 no 4G?

    Ya I'm not sure. I got rid of the phone. So not my problem anymore. Thanks everyone.

    Posted via Android Central App

Similar Threads

  1. T-Mobile no longer offering Signal Boosters
    By Captainbob767 in forum Google Nexus 4
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 07-05-2013, 09:34 PM
  2. No boot after flashing/rooting One S
    By Iaudio87 in forum HTC One S
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-05-2013, 04:25 PM
  3. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-05-2013, 11:36 AM
  4. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-04-2013, 03:57 PM
  5. Sidekick 4g charging problems
    By Matthew Shane Ganey in forum General Help and How To
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-03-2013, 08:10 AM

Posting Permissions