Support Internet slow on my phone!

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Jamiee411, Apr 21, 2012.

  1. Jamiee411

    Jamiee411 Member
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    Hiya i got a contract from tesco 3 weeks today with 02 and since ive had it the internet has been really slow on it sometimes it doesnt even load, can anyone help me with this please? thank you
     

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  2. dapsonddroid

    dapsonddroid Member
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    Firstly,are u on gingerbread? If yes then i think u would be better off getting a new browser. i had the same problem with the stock browser.i currently use the opera mini as it is really fast.
     
  3. simes6600

    simes6600 Well-Known Member
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    are you referring to o2 mobile internet or wifi? are you connected to o2 Edge or 3G? (what data icon do you see in your status bar beside the signal)?
     
  4. fox27

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    I have the same issue with 02 mobile internet Jamee411 but no clue why either.
     
  5. Jamiee411

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    hi i have the new update ice cream sandwich and i use google beta browser, the icon i see is G with an arrow down and up but they aint lit up
     
  6. Jamiee411

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    hi, how do i check if im connected to EDGE or 3G?
     
  7. Russell Ng

    Russell Ng Well-Known Member
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    The icon shows in the notification bar.

    "E" stands for edge.
    "3G" Stands for 3G
    "H+" stands for HSPDA or 3.5G

    Up and down arrow indicates uploads and downloads. Lit up usually means active. Also H+ usually appears when there is download and upload activity and that speed is available.
     
  8. simes6600

    simes6600 Well-Known Member
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    if you are getting a "G", you're connected to standard o2 GPRS internet, which is the slowest you can get. o2 maybe doesn't have good mobile internet coverage in your area. have a look at O2 | Network Coverage | Coverage Checker
     
  9. fox27

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    I mainly only have G as the reception is poor in NI but my GS2 fails to connect in locations that my previous Symbian phone would connect to the internet. For me, my new faster, more powerful phone has taken me backwards & its very frustrating.
     

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