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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by afromann13, Jan 18, 2010.

  1. afromann13

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    If tethering for me is faster than my school Wifi, will there be a problem if i use it excessively?

    Is there any cons with tethering besides the heavy battery usage?
     

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  2. Kelmar

    Kelmar Done by choice
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    Battery usage shouldn't be a problem bc your phone will charge when connected to the computer via USB cable.
     
  3. afromann13

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    Ok so a bunch of tethering shouldn't be a problem?
     
  4. cacaman

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    I have a question along these lines. Do Sprint knows if I'm tethering or not? If they notice increased data do they assume I'm tethering and cancel my contract?
     
  5. Shouse

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    Sprint is going to luuuub you.
     
  6. ItsDon

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    5GB monthly data usage is the unofficial position. Stay under that and you should be good.
     
  7. Shouse

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    even for the 'everything' plan?
     
  8. cacaman

    cacaman Well-Known Member
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    I got my Sprint bill this week and under data I had over 1 million but I don't remember if it is bytes or kb. Do any of you knows if it is 1GB (which I'm assuming it is)?
     
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