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Old 08-31-2008, 03:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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ive been getting "call failed" and missed calls on my Bold on 3g, so ive been told to keep it on EDGE until Rogers can do a line test on Tuesday. it's working fine on 2G.

Im using a brand new sim card and have recently re-installed the OS

do other people have similar experience? Rogers says theyve had lots of data problems with 3g, but they have "no known issues" of my problem on 3g

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no problems with 3g so far
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My 3G works great but it was flipping back between EDGE and 3G all the time so I set it to 3G only and that seemed to do the trick...

Using 9000M_PBr4.6.0_rel253_PL4.0.0.139_A4.6.0.134

I get about 160 kb/s download speed tethered.

It ramps up after about 10-15 seconds
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I've pinpointed the problem to having the phone in 3g (either 36 or "3g + 2g" and having wifi on.

If 3g is on without wifi, there doesnt seem to be a problem...
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I've pinpointed the problem to having the phone in 3g (either 36 or "3g + 2g" and having wifi on.

If 3g is on without wifi, there doesnt seem to be a problem...

I think this is going to be a case of YMMV for a while. I have my Bold set on 3G only w/Wi-Fi on all the time and have had no problems with phone calls (yet ...)
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