1. knights665's Avatar
    On 4g with the newest radio I'm getting 1.23 mgbs at the most with all bars

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    11-14-2011 08:18 PM
  2. FrankXS's Avatar
    What app are you using to measure the speed?

    11-14-2011 08:23 PM
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    11-14-2011 08:30 PM
  4. defcon999's Avatar
    I just downloaded "speedtest.net" mobile and I just got 14 kbps download and 8 upload!
    11-14-2011 08:35 PM
  5. spartanguy81's Avatar
    Try pinging a different server...larger cities sometimes give better results. Bars are an indication of phone signal strength, not necessarily internet connection.
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    11-14-2011 11:39 PM
  6. knights665's Avatar
    Tried a different server and got 25.56 mb

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    11-15-2011 12:37 AM
  7. Shryne's Avatar
    My highest download speed is 38 MB/s. I got it in memphis back before 4G was officially turned on.

    Now in most 4G areas in the south, I get around 5-12MB/s, sometimes more. 5MB/s is more than enough for anything I want to do while traveling.

    Also, I noticed that in some areas, I'm getting up to 1.2MB/s over 3G, while people with 3G smartphones with me only get 400-500kb/s in the same location on the same network. Makes me wonder if 4G phones get better 3G reception.
    11-15-2011 03:01 AM