1. HarrySCrack's Avatar
    i wanted to know if anyone out there knows if the 3G speeds are faster than the wifi speeds. please let me know. thanks.
    10-20-08 11:20 PM
  2. voli's Avatar
    I've never used 3g or wifi but I hear if you have broadband or something and you're using wifi, its faster than 3g. I could be wrong though

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    Last edited by voli; 10-21-08 at 02:17 AM.
    10-21-08 12:20 AM
  3. sniffs's Avatar
    3G on GSM (if it's HSDPA)is quoted at 3.6mbps. 3G on CDMA RevA is 2.2mbps

    Wifi A/B/G/N are all faster.

    Even the slower Wifi B is 11mbps.
    10-21-08 12:37 PM
  4. avmsam's Avatar
    yup. wifi is faster
    10-21-08 02:07 PM
  5. dakatone's Avatar
    That is why Wi-Fi is great even if you have unlimited data plan
    10-22-08 10:28 PM
  6. ENORYT's Avatar
    What phones have wifi and the one that don't have it can you down load it?

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    10-23-08 12:45 AM
  7. dakatone's Avatar
    Current productio models:

    Wi-Fi Enabled 802.11 a/b/g

    Curve 8320
    BB 8820

    Wi-Fi Enabled 802.11 b/g

    Pearl 8120
    Pearl 8220

    As far as I know Wi-Fi is reliant upon hardware as well as software so the phone must have the hardware capable of supporting the Wi-Fi. For phones, including BB's, that do not natively support Wi-Fi you can sometimes find aftermarket hardware to connect to the device and provide the connectivity.

    Spectec Computer Co., Ltd.

    But I think that type of application would be at best awkward with the way the Curves accept microSD cards.
    10-23-08 09:24 AM
  8. pltaylor's Avatar
    Thorough answer dakatone, Good job.
    10-23-08 09:31 AM
  9. sgtryan's Avatar
    Wifi is faster because the server response time is not a factor (instant) but with 3G networks (not instant).
    11-11-08 05:04 AM