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Old 08-28-2007, 03:09 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hey guys, i need to know if the pearl only supports edge? nothing faster? might be a dumb question but my buddy was insisting the pearl has 3g and ive never had it so what gives? honestly, edge is sooooo slow.
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Old 08-28-2007, 03:20 AM   #2 (permalink)
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theres edge... and then EDGE.. to me the latter is a bit faster than the former.
i guess it depends on the area. as for 3g.. maybe in the future that'll become available.
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Your friend is mistaken. The Pearl does NOT have 3g capabilities.
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Your friend is mistaken. The Pearl does NOT have 3g capabilities.
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Old 08-28-2007, 07:45 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Wish it did but, then again, the battery drain would be a negative.
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I'd take the loss in battery life for 3G data speeds... I use my BlackBerry for a lot of data...

But no, Pearl is NOT 3G capable. Just to emphasize.
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Old 08-28-2007, 10:50 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Old 08-28-2007, 10:51 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Depending your location it's more like ISDN :p
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Old 08-28-2007, 11:03 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Haha. True.

Ahh those were the days.
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