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Old 09-11-2006, 08:56 PM   #1 (permalink)
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A funny thing happened to me about a year ago...

I moved apartments within the same building, and my T-Mobile signal went from 5 bars anywhere in my apartment to only working if I leave it on my back windowsill (and then maxxing out at 2 bars if I'm lucky).

So, I'm wondering, is the TMo's Edge service more of an enhanced feature on the existing network, or is it truly an entirely different network? If I got an Edge-enabled BB, is there at least a chance that my signal issues improve at home?

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No, EDGE will no help your signal strength. It will simply be faster when you do have a connection.
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No, EDGE will no help your signal strength. It will simply be faster when you do have a connection.
I figured as much, but it was worth asking. Thanks.
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