anyway to get 3g?


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  1. camaro0011

    camaro0011 Member This Topic's Starter

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    I have a hero on att. Anyway to get 3g or will they be able to update?
     

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  2. TENtimesFAST

    TENtimesFAST Active Member

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    I'm sorry, I think it's established that AT&T covers 200+ million americaNs. They just don't specify what they cover them with....
    Odds are, you're SOL for 3g coverage my friend lol
     
  3. quantumrand

    quantumrand Well-Known Member

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    It's not that. The issue is that the European Hero only has an HSPA 900/2100 antenna. In order to use AT&T's 3G you need an HSPA 850/1900 antenna. This is a hardware limitation, so no software update will ever change this.

    There is, however, a Canadian Hero on Telus which uses the same 3G bands as AT&T. If you have one of those, it will automatically jump on the 3G network any time it's available.
     
  4. TENtimesFAST

    TENtimesFAST Active Member

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    My apologies as I do not know much in that matter, I just love to take a jab at AT&T any chance I get! :D
     

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