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Nexus 5.

Is the nexus 5 and 6 capable of carrier aggregation

 

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Nexus 5.

Im sure you are aware that the N5 does not support CA.

So it's all about capacity for you, not peak speed.

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Is the nexus 5 and 6 capable of carrier aggregation

 

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Nope.

 

Nexus 5.

If you had a CA capable device, you'd likely see speeds around 30Mbps. Instead, you are just seeing the second carrier which has speeds similar to the first carrier. Not really a speed boost... but certainly a capacity boost.

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Nope.

Is it capable of just 10mhz band 41

 

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Nope.

 

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OK and I m planing to visit Manhattan very soon...particularly times square ....how's the coverage and speeds there

 

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Is it capable of just 10mhz band 41

 

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Where did you come up with 10MHz?

 

OK and I m planing to visit Manhattan very soon...particularly times square ....how's the coverage and speeds there

 

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Wrong thread....

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OK and I m planing to visit Manhattan very soon...particularly times square ....how's the coverage and speeds there

 

This is the Philadelphia thread.  Ask the New York thread.

 

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This is the Philadelphia thread. Ask the New York thread.

 

AJ

Oh sorry

 

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Im sure you are aware that the N5 does not support CA.

So it's all about capacity for you, not peak speed.

Correct, I figured if the tower was under-load it would give better speeds though. Which it is clearly doing. :) I am planning on getting a new phone soon but I just don't like anything out right now it's all junk.

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So I was downtown yesterday for the mummers and I was impressed with the speed on B41, with how busy it was I was pulling 20+Mbps, CA is great.

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I use project fi for my nexus 5x and it was fantastic with Sprint

 

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Did anyone else just experience an issue for about 10-15 minutes I literally had no service for that time I was on LTE texting my girlfriend and then nothing. She's a few miles away and experienced the same issue on a totally different tower.

 

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Did anyone else just experience an issue for about 10-15 minutes I literally had no service for that time I was on LTE texting my girlfriend and then nothing. She's a few miles away and experienced the same issue on a totally different tower.

 

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Mine was about 30 seconds, that I noticed. I was on WiFi and all of a sudden a message popped up that said there was no network and did I want to switch to global mode. I pressed no and then a few seconds later 3G came back.

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Band 26 running very well , lte plus ok in some places and awesome in others .philly market has improved alot last 6 months.

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Mine was about 30 seconds, that I noticed. I was on WiFi and all of a sudden a message popped up that said there was no network and did I want to switch to global mode. I pressed no and then a few seconds later 3G came back.

network repairs?

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Apparently there's an LTE outage, so I dropped down to 3G. But just got this speed test (!!!)68e8d086a616989a6a503043c7c1f100.jpg

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Apparently there's an LTE outage, so I dropped down to 3G. But just got this speed test (!!!)68e8d086a616989a6a503043c7c1f100.jpg

Yeah the outage lasted a good two hours for me.

 

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Just got this on 78 near Hamilton Blvd on my HTC 10 ... crazy fast!

 

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Wait until you see 120mbps

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Went down i95 from princeton nj back to delaware notice more sprint band 41 now then clear wire max speeds 35mbps to 10mbps on 2 carriers . Not bad but sprint needs to work more to ever compete with other 3 cell carriers.

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Was in philly this past weekend and noticed these all along market street at almost every corner. Any idea who these belong too. Also noticed my hotel, The Westin, had a Verizon DAS in it. 

 

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Was in philly this past weekend and noticed these all along market street at almost every corner. Any idea who these belong too. Also noticed my hotel, The Westin, had a Verizon DAS in it. 

 

hmm Sprint maybe doing a small cell rollout

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