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  1. STEVENK3102's Avatar
    I'm trying to look everywhere to see if i can buy the Sony Z1 Compact, I believe its a D5503 which is saw on ebay for preorder and if this will work with ATT and receive 4G LTE. I know the Z1 C6906
    will get 4G in the US, but im not clear about the z1 compact. The person that i might order says if it supports these: support phone's bands:
    4G Network LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600 then it will work. I really would like someone to please just say Yes it will or No it wont. I just cant seem to get a straight answer. I appreciate your help with this.

    Thank you
    Steve
    01-26-2014 08:01 AM
  2. Firehand81's Avatar
    Those are the LTE bands that international version supports according to Sony (and so far, I have only seen compact & z1f in japan), so if AT&T supports those then it should work.
    01-26-2014 02:02 PM
  3. robertopod1968's Avatar
    I don't believe that it will. I'm pretty sure AT&T uses 700 for most of its network. I would like one also.

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    01-26-2014 05:22 PM
  4. robertopod1968's Avatar
    Confirmed. AT&T uses 700,1700 and 1900 and while 2 of those are listed almost all of there LTE is on 700 so no LTE. Hopefully there will be one released with the appropriate bands eventually

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    01-26-2014 05:28 PM
  5. paul-c's Avatar
    Yeah, I was kinda pissed when I found that out. Pretty much expected it, though. Same situation as the Z from last year. We might be waiting awhile for the Compact.

    Sent from my HTC One
    01-27-2014 08:36 PM
  6. monotok's Avatar
    Is LTE important? Personally I couldn't care about it. Would it work fine with 3G?
    01-28-2014 03:26 PM
  7. paul-c's Avatar
    To the best of my knowledge, it'll work with 3G. I wouldn't drop that kind of money on a phone that didn't work with LTE in 2014, personally.

    Sent from my HTC One
    01-28-2014 07:54 PM
  8. STEVENK3102's Avatar
    will this work with tmobile??
    01-29-2014 08:25 PM
  9. nyc_rock's Avatar
    What a disappointment. I was about to pull the trigger on this.

    Just don't get Sony. Never seen a company so determined NOT to succeed.
    shura1980 likes this.
    02-13-2014 11:10 AM
  10. robertopod1968's Avatar
    I have one in using on At&t right now. No it doesn't get LTE. But I'm getting between 4-10mbs and doesn't seem like the Internet is any slower. Pretty cool phone

    Sent from my D5503 using Tapatalk
    02-13-2014 04:49 PM
  11. garment69's Avatar
    Glad you are liking it. Where did you buy it? How is the battery life?

    Posted via Android Central App
    02-13-2014 11:07 PM
  12. robertopod1968's Avatar
    Glad you are liking it. Where did you buy it? How is the battery life?

    Posted via Android Central App
    I bought it from Clove in the UK. First day with it and the battery is crazy good so far. On pace for 9 hours of screen time!!
    02-13-2014 11:23 PM
  13. nyc_rock's Avatar
    Just got mine today. Suprise, suprise, ATT LTE is working here in NJ.
    02-21-2014 12:29 PM
  14. paul-c's Avatar
    Just got mine today. Suprise, suprise, ATT LTE is working here in NJ.
    Hmm, might have to pull the trigger on it after all. I don't have much faith that an unlocked version is coming to the States.

    Sent from my HTC One
    02-21-2014 12:57 PM
  15. robertopod1968's Avatar
    Just got mine today. Suprise, suprise, ATT LTE is working here in NJ.
    Whoa. Did you have to change the APN at all or did it just work.?
    02-21-2014 04:24 PM
  16. nyc_rock's Avatar
    No apn changes. It downloaded some internet settings and then it locked on right away. BUT, it was hit or miss the rest of the day. Sometimes it was LTE, but most of the time it was HSPA+.
    robertopod1968 likes this.
    02-21-2014 06:36 PM
  17. robertopod1968's Avatar
    No apn changes. It downloaded some internet settings and then it locked on right away. BUT, it was hit or miss the rest of the day. Sometimes it was LTE, but most of the time it was HSPA+.
    I think ATT added LTE to a different band in the new York are in some spots. Thanks for the info
    02-21-2014 08:12 PM
  18. iknowmyabc's Avatar
    In the dfw (Dallas TX) parts of the city I get LTE and most parts it's H+. Not bad at all definitely something I can deal with

    Sent from my D5503 using Tapatalk
    02-21-2014 10:58 PM
  19. CAL7's Avatar
    In the dfw (Dallas TX) parts of the city I get LTE and most parts it's H+. Not bad at all definitely something I can deal with
    With HSPA+, what kind of speeds are you seeing?
    02-24-2014 07:51 AM
  20. iknowmyabc's Avatar
    With HSPA+, what kind of speeds are you seeing?
    8mb down and the usual 1mb up. On lte I've seen 30mb down and 15 up

    Sent from my D5503 using Tapatalk
    02-24-2014 12:56 PM
  21. amj dvd's Avatar
    Just a question does it getting a 4G or H+.... Thanks

    Posted via Android Central App
    02-27-2014 06:43 AM
  22. iknowmyabc's Avatar
    8mb down and the usual 1mb up. On lte I've seen 30mb down and 15 up

    Sent from my D5503 using Tapatalk
    Just a question does it getting a 4G or H+.... Thanks

    Posted via Android Central App
    Both

    Sent from my D5503 using Tapatalk
    02-27-2014 08:16 AM
  23. amj dvd's Avatar
    What do you mean by both

    Posted via Android Central App
    02-27-2014 05:57 PM
  24. iknowmyabc's Avatar
    What do you mean by both

    Posted via Android Central App
    I get HSPA+ and 4G which is LTE. The symbols on my phone with att show H+ and 4G

    Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk
    02-28-2014 01:29 AM
  25. CAL7's Avatar
    Terminology is s little confusing. My wife's Nexus 5 indicates "LTE", but my Z1C shows 4G. The Z1C is getting download speeds less than half the N5. I can't tell if that's because I am not getting real LTE or if I'm just slower for another reason.
    03-03-2014 04:13 PM
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