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Old 07-22-2009, 10:13 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is anyone tethering with the Bold? What kind of connect speeds are you getting? I've tethered with my 8310 Curve, and got dial up speeds - 115.2kbps. I picked up a Mercury USB data card from ATT and I'm getting 3.6Mbps. Can I expect the same kinds of speeds with a Bold?

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Here is what I get using the Bold tethered via Bluetooth on Windows 7 (same speed as XP) with ATT

.90 Mbps Down
.30 Mbps Up
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From .4Mbps to 1.2Mbps
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Is there a difference in throughput between tethering with Bluetooth and using a USB cable? I've tethered with my 8310 Curve using wired USB, any problems doing the same with a Bold?
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I use the Bold, which is most likly why I have the higher speeds. (3g) I use a wire and an at&t plan. I am not sure how you are tethering.

Go to BlackBerry FAQ - BlackBerryFAQ and search the word 'modem' you should see something come up. Read that.
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