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Which Band for USA?


Baz48

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I beleive I need to alter the band to use my phone on a forthcoming trip to the usa. At the moment it is set to, Network - GSM and Band - UMTS(850+2100)+ GSM)900+1800). Could anyone tell me what settings I will need?

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Lazarus The 2nd

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Does this Click here help, I set mine to Triple-Band (Tri-Band), But it is a Old Phone.

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Woolwell

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Which phone do you have? Unless it is a tri-band or quad-band phone it will not work in USA. I think that you may only have a 2 band phone.

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Forum Editor

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Ideally you will use a quad band phone, which will work anywhere in the world. In North America all networks support both 1900 MHZ and 850 MHz GSM services.

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