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Old 02-10-2009, 12:19 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by culture View Post
I would bet your issue is with 3G. It cant penetrate buildings like EDGE can. If you have the option, switch over to EDGE and see if that takes care of the problem.
3G is not an issue since the Bold does not have support for T-Mobile's 3G. EDGE is the only option.

Originally Posted by grynr View Post
The answer is simple.
TMO only supports 1900... therfore reception is weak in many places, especially buildings. in the same location a 850 signal from AT&t would be much stronger. TMO does nor support 3G in the 1900-850 band only 1700 which is not available on BBY.
That would make sense, however, he said his wife's Curve gets decent reception in the same location.
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