1. CrackBerry Question's Avatar
    I was told I must get 4G and not 3G for performance reasons. Then I was told the BB Classic and Passport are only 3G. Is this true?
    03-30-15 07:16 PM
  2. Bravurag's Avatar
    Both are 3G and 4G enabled!!!!

    With diplomatic Passport
    03-30-15 07:18 PM
  3. raino's Avatar
    It depends on where you are. For most of the world, yes--4G (if you mean 'LTE.') For some places--including notable exceptions like India and China--no 4G LTE.

    Also for the Classic, you would have to get the right model for your carrier/country/part of the world. For instance, the "European" model of the Classic will not get 4G LTE in the US.
    03-30-15 07:23 PM
  4. Deckard79's Avatar
    Funnily, BlackBerry's own site is listing the Passport, Z10 and Z30 as 3G only on the device comparison page here:


    They just love shooting themselves in the foot, don't they?

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    03-31-15 11:01 AM
  5. richmaz3333's Avatar
    It's if your network has 3g or 4g both phones will work with 4g

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    03-31-15 11:39 AM
  6. raino's Avatar
    It's if your network has 3g or 4g both phones will work with 4g
    Not necessarily--if when you say '4G' you mean LTE. The phone has to have:
    A) LTE bands in it, and
    B) LTE bands relevant to your carrier.

    For example, let's look at a US carrier called AT&T, and the STL100-1 Z10 and SQN100-3 Q10--both of which will get 3G on AT&T. The Z10 -1 won't get LTE on AT&T because it fails condition A. The Q10 -3 won't get LTE on AT&T either because it fails B: AT&T's LTE bands are not present in this Q10. But take the Q10 -3 to Europe, you'll get LTE just fine.
    03-31-15 04:17 PM

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