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Old 09-27-2010, 12:56 PM   #9 (permalink)
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That's one interpretation, but not the only one.

Did a little searching ...

3G Expansion & HSPA+ - T-Mobile Community

... And the best thing about the HSPA+ upgrade is that it's backward many of the 3G-enabled devices T-Mobile customers are using today will automatically be faster at no additional cost ...

... "The webConnect Rocket and Dell Inspiron Mini 10 are the latest mobile broadband products that deliver real customer benefits with faster speeds available today," said Cole Brodman, chief technology and innovation officer for T-Mobile USA. [b]"And the great thing about T-Mobile's 3G network evolution is its backward compatibility - most of our 3G smartphones will deliver a better mobile Web experience. Customers don't have to spend money on a device upgrade,[b/] which is a rarity in consumer electronics." ...

My guess is 3G blackberry users will see higher data rates on HSPA+ than what they see on straight 3G network now. Not necessarily the best possible, but higher.

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