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  1. srmurray1's Avatar
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    Default Blackberry L. Signal Strength?

    Any news on the L series signal strength? My first BB was a Style and worked great. I have a 9930 and have real problems with it. Hoping the L series doesn't let me down.
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    For every phone and every network it could be on, there is a different combination of signal strength received for a given amount of signal.

    Personally I wouldn't worry about it. Obviously different phones get different quality of service even though the manufacturers want everything to get great reception, but I've never experienced this as being a problem that blackberries have suffered from.
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    Have to agree with the second post. For instance....my wife had a Style and absolutely hated it. No reception at all. We are on the Bell network. Different experiences depending on network, area,....lots of factors.
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    I've always had amazing signal with my BlackBerry phones.
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    Default Blackberry L. Signal Strength?

    Thanks for the thoughts. I am in a rural area with Sprint. At home most of the time so I have to stand outside usually to get a signal with my 9930. Was never an issue with my Style. My wife still has a Style and gets a pretty good signal at home inside. Can't wait for BB10!

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    I've owned a few different makes of phones in between all of my berry usage, and I will say, my berries always had the best reception out of any phone I have owned. Not once while on a BB have I ever heard "What did you say, I can't hear you". My signal is always the highest with a BB, no matter where I am. It is one of the many reasons why I have not jumped ship. I may have been aggravated as the next person with all of the battery pulls, spinning clocks etc, but I am one of those kinds of guys (maybe one of the few) that actually considers purchasing a phone for its call quality and signal. All the rest of the things are just perks and bonuses along the way. Not saying I don't of course enjoy all of the extra goodies as well as the next person, but for me it is communication in forms of calls, emails and texts for the most part.
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    don't worry, I already tried London, and its antenna is able to catch the signal even we stay at almost closed room.
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    Black and White Z10, Samsung Galaxy S6 Dual SIM, Mi Note Pro (coming soon)
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