View Single Post
Old October 20th, 2013, 11:01 PM   #42 (permalink)
jhawkkw
Moderator
 
jhawkkw's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Rochester, NY
Posts: 9,370
 
Device(s): Nexus 5, HP 14 Chomebook, Google Glass, LTE Nexus 7(2013), Logitech Revue, Chromecast
Carrier: T-Mobile USA

Thanks: 2,726
Thanked 5,837 Times in 3,296 Posts
jhawkkw
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jkc120 View Post
So technically the S800 should support their LTE bands. Google likely had to disable them, similar to what they did for LTE on the Nexus 4 (though in this case specific bands and not the entire LTE radio).

I guess, in theory, someone could probably re-enable those bands and if a VZW simcard fits in it, it could work on Verizon as an LTE-only device. In theory...
Maybe, but Verizon might have a legitiment argument for disallowing access to the device if the FCC doesn't certify it for band 13 usage.
__________________
Site Rules/Guidelines / Meet the Team
If something needs attention, Report it .
If someone helped you, hit to show it.

Current Devices: Nexus 5, HP 14 Chromebook (Data Enabled), Google Glass, (2013) LTE Nexus 7, Logitech Revue, Chromecast
Retired: Samsung Fascinate, Droid Charge, Galaxy Nexus, (2012) WiFi Nexus 7, Asus TF700, Nexus 4
jhawkkw is online now  
Reply With Quote