Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Samsung Galaxy S2 (International)

test: Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old August 7th, 2012, 01:25 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
Thread Author (OP)
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 7
 
Device(s):
Carrier: Not Provided

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default How to get 3g or better on s2 international on ATT?

Hi,

Visiting the US and i have an unlocked galaxy s2 LTE originally from korea which i loaded with an ATT sim. I had used it in the Philippines on different networks there and it did 3g speeds on all networks.Model number is SHV-E110S and it was upgraded thru Kies to 4.0.4.
With the ATT sim, Calling and texting are functional but for some reason, the mobile network type is only gprs which results to the phone delivering very slow internet speeds. Tinkered around with the apn using just about every apn setting i've seen here and the xda forums but still mobile network type remains gprs.

Interestingly, i tried the sim in another samsung phone from ATT and the mobile network type displayed was hsdpa. I switched sims from that phone to my shv-e110s and still my phone's mobile network settings remained at gprs. So i think the sim is not the problem but the phone.

How can i tweak the phone so that i can get better internet speeds? I need the speed because i want to use the hotspot function of the phone to share with my family while we are on the road here in the US.

Any help would be deeply appreciated.

Advertisements
vagabond777 is offline  
Reply With Quote
sponsored links
Old August 2nd, 2014, 01:15 AM   #2 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Incheon, S. Korea
Gender: Male
Posts: 4
 
Device(s): Galaxy S2 4G LTE model SHV-E110S I don't know what all the other stuff means! LOL
Carrier: SK Telecom

Thanks: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default How did you unlock your phone?

I am still in Korea and I want to unlock and root my G S2 4G LTE.
How did you do yours? I'm not an Android expert by any means.
Thanks
BigBaron is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply

Samsung Galaxy S2
Current Rating:
Rate this Phone:

The Galaxy S2 (sometimes known as the Galaxy S II) is the follow up to Samsung's widely successful Galaxy S lineup. This time, the Galaxy S2 raises all the stakes and Samsung has found a way to double almost every spec in a true, one of a kind ... Read More



Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Samsung Galaxy S2 (International)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:15 AM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.