Thread: Support 4G widget - turn off?
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Old July 6th, 2012, 07:41 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by bweave View Post
Battery life - 4G purportedly crushes the battery - I don't surf the web much so having my email be able to download at 4g speeds is not that important to me. Being able to turn it off/on when desired would be a plus
There's a difference between 4G on the Inc4G (and GS3) and on previous 4G phones (Rezound, RAZR, etc), and it's the S4 processor. The S4 has LTE on the chip, not as a separate chip. That should dramatically reduce power consumption while on 4G.
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