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General I got 3g on my lg optimus m.... Yea

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by elcocho852, Aug 3, 2011.

  1. twistedriku

    twistedriku Well-Known Member
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    The prl is downloadable from a link someone posted in this thread earlier. It'll be the 3020.prl in blue text. As for the lgnpst, you need to be sure to get the lab version and not the store. there is a thread posted by andyo and it gives you a link to download a rar file. However since it is a cracked version, you must follow the read me file or else you will not get it to work.
     

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  2. ChazzMatt

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    they are putting it in some markets to alleviate network problems. discussed endlessly over on another forum. a few markets, not all, temporary and CAPPED. They can't let the 3G be too good as they still want to push everyone over to LTE.

    Some markets will never see this 3G. Depends on where you live. Metro will NEVER announce it as it will make all the other customers mad.
     
  3. kris0933138

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    got it for some reason LGNPST doesnt want to open for me im on windows 7 64 bit. it say checking LG use/paraellel lockey and freeze
     
  4. twistedriku

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  5. twistedriku

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    You opened up the wrong one, go to C:/LGelectronics/LGNPST/ in your hardrive and look for the application file that DOESNT have "General" in it.
     
  6. tms592

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    UPDATE: Anyone in Miami we dont have 3G in Miami, I was just on a job world tour around Miami (on south beach, downtown, and aventura) no area has 3G. I checked.
     
  7. teh_dude

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    If metro never announced it, how is what you or anyone in that other forum say/s reliable information? Still sounds like speculation to me.
     
  8. new optimus

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    Sorry, I thought you said the site gave you the wrong spc.

    I guess a bit of misunderstanding thats all.
     
  9. new optimus

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    Chazz if you look at my photo I have 700kb/s download speed, that is not too bad. Though for how long I have no idea.
     
  10. rcookie

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    OK so im on 3g and 3020 prl but stuff like youtube are still the same speed and plus is takes about 2 or 3 hours just for one text to go through
     
  11. new optimus

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    if your not getting any faster speeds they may have it capped where you are, hell it may be they are systematically capping it everywhere they turned it on.
     
  12. alfick3

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    I was having a problem with text messages going through as well, at first. Unfortunately I can't write more right now (I'm at work), but it did clear up.
     
  13. rcookie

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    I think my texting is good right now
    But anyways im getting speed around 185kbps is anyone getting faster?
     
  14. new optimus

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    I was, I have not tried in a about half a day, and my wife has the phone now so I wont be able to check it till tomorrow.

    If you look you will find a pic several posts back.
     
  15. alfick3

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    185 kbps is about average for what I'm getting as well.
     
  16. teh_dude

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    I've now had a couple/few of what might as well be flickers of 3G. as soon as I notice it, it's gone in seconds lol. too quick for me to test it.
     
  17. reppard

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    Just updated my prl and no 3g :( I didn't think I would get it as am about 40 miles outside of atlanta
     
  18. teh_dude

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    hah yeah good luck. I was in Augusta a few months ago visiting my friend and his family for a week, and I couldn't even get regular service out there. you're lucky. lol
     
  19. kodfish

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    I am in north dfw area and just noticed 3g on mine today too.
     
  20. alfick3

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    What part of north DFW? I'm over in Garland and am getting it. I first saw it about a week ago. I've found though, when I goto the Marsh and Forest lane areas, I don't get it. Also the Hillcrest Beltline areas I don't get it. I haven't been over to Richardson yet to see about it there.
     
  21. teh_dude

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    Man you're exploring it pretty hard. All I can say is you probably won't see much more than a flicker driving down Division, Abram, nearby. lol. And that's just cuz I go to the QT sometimes.
     
  22. alfick3

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    Nah. I head over to those areas frequently (my in-laws live near the Hillcrest/Beltline intersection and my brother-in-law lives near Marsh/Forest Lane area). Also, for my job (I work for IBM repairing servers), I travel a bit.
     
  23. teh_dude

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  24. new optimus

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    Just did several speed test all different servers different parts of the country.

    [​IMG]

    I am going to post this in several of the threads so people can see it.
     
  25. alfick3

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    I wish I could get speeds like that. Mine are consistently below 200 kbps.
     
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