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Old 04-23-2009, 12:41 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ive tried searching around the forums for a good answer with no luck. With the OS upgrades I keep reading things like "its not holding EDGE?" What is EDGE? Please forgive my ignorance, I'm just looking for a simple answer............ Thanks
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Enhanced Data rates for Global Evolution (EDGE). EDGE is a technology promoted by Ericsson for high speed data transfer over existing GSM networks, without the need to install new hardware.

EDGE networks should allow speeds of up to 384 Kbps or higher.
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Ive tried searching around the forums for a good answer with no luck. With the OS upgrades I keep reading things like "its not holding EDGE?" What is EDGE? Please forgive my ignorance, I'm just looking for a simple answer............ Thanks
As you are a Verizon customer, you do not need to worry about EDGE. Simply ignore threads of that nature.
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To add to what dc/dc stated, you will see 1X or 1XEV in place of where others will see EDGE.
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Cool, thanks for all the fast reply's..... Makes sense now.
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