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Forum: Mobile Phones Today, 04:58
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By The Lord Lucan
It's such a bad area for the networks for a few...

It's such a bad area for the networks for a few reasons. A few work around a were found by all 4 so I'd expect it to ramp up shortly. EE has had equipment ready to go but couldn't.. Wouldn't be...
Forum: Mobile Phones Yesterday, 00:28
Replies: 6,970
Views: 1,000,577
Posted By The Lord Lucan
And if Ofcom wasn't trying to reap in more cash...

And if Ofcom wasn't trying to reap in more cash for the Govt because they buggered up the value forecasts for the last auction and left the Treasury a bit skint then All 4 networks would have been...
Forum: Mobile Phones 28-08-2014, 01:31
Replies: 6,970
Views: 1,000,577
Posted By The Lord Lucan
Forgot to put 50p in the meter, Sorry. ;-)

Forgot to put 50p in the meter, Sorry. ;-)
Forum: Mobile Phones 27-08-2014, 18:46
Replies: 45
Views: 4,266
Posted By The Lord Lucan
Not needed at this site. Its so high up that 800...

Not needed at this site. Its so high up that 800 would be pointless for EE where they can get great penetration from 1800 and 800 would struggle to provide much use. Can be added very quickly if...
Forum: Mobile Phones 27-08-2014, 05:27
Replies: 13
Views: 1,583
Posted By The Lord Lucan
Do you have the first part of your post code...

Do you have the first part of your post code where affected?
Forum: Mobile Phones 27-08-2014, 05:24
Replies: 6,970
Views: 1,000,577
Posted By The Lord Lucan
I think you can lay that blame at Ofcom's door...

I think you can lay that blame at Ofcom's door for increasing the spectrum fees by 4 times the current amount. Since the extra amounts have been hanging over the operators they have certainly slowed...
Forum: Mobile Phones 27-08-2014, 01:46
Replies: 45
Views: 4,266
Posted By The Lord Lucan
Just to show what is happening with some of those...

Just to show what is happening with some of those sites where the UTMS is dire or been switched off with EE and 2G has been the only source of signal for some time.

This is a site in Aberdeen (65m...
Forum: Mobile Phones 26-08-2014, 23:13
Replies: 6,970
Views: 1,000,577
Posted By The Lord Lucan
I believe its already down there mate.. I know...

I believe its already down there mate.. I know last year they were planning it around the A39 between Ply-Ex and large parts the A380 area to be covered by masts with access to the Gigabit backhaul..
Forum: Mobile Phones 26-08-2014, 22:54
Replies: 45
Views: 4,266
Posted By The Lord Lucan
I know a certain event this year has forced the...

I know a certain event this year has forced the hand to speed things up regarding deployment.. At least for a great marketing opportunity.
Forum: Mobile Phones 26-08-2014, 22:48
Replies: 6,970
Views: 1,000,577
Posted By The Lord Lucan
Die Thread, God Damnit, Die. :D Lots of Gigabit...

Die Thread, God Damnit, Die. :D

Lots of Gigabit backhaul going live shortly, Core Network improvements underway.

I agree seems either the ookla servers are overloaded or that the peering to them...
Forum: Mobile Phones 22-08-2014, 22:29
Replies: 39
Views: 1,361
Posted By The Lord Lucan
It should be said compared to Siri, S-Voice...

It should be said compared to Siri, S-Voice sounds like 'she's' in the bucket of ice water.
Forum: Mobile Phones 22-08-2014, 22:13
Replies: 10
Views: 828
Posted By The Lord Lucan
For outdoor coverage fairly accurate but even the...

For outdoor coverage fairly accurate but even the weather can affect the distance signal travels so they can never be THAT accurate.
Forum: Mobile Phones 22-08-2014, 22:09
Replies: 39
Views: 1,361
Posted By The Lord Lucan
A little misguided but for ALS it's money in the...

A little misguided but for ALS it's money in the bank & more exposure..
Let's be honest most people are doing this for the exposure or likes whilst being charitable.
Forum: Mobile Phones 22-08-2014, 20:24
Replies: 45
Views: 4,266
Posted By The Lord Lucan
Still testing, but could be sooner than we think..

Still testing, but could be sooner than we think..
Forum: Mobile Phones 22-08-2014, 20:23
Replies: 1,141
Views: 128,944
Posted By The Lord Lucan
Sorry to be short in my reply but no, it's...

Sorry to be short in my reply but no, it's separate.
Forum: Mobile Phones 19-08-2014, 18:01
Replies: 8,861
Views: 997,716
Posted By The Lord Lucan
"EE are looking at using 1800Mhz to cover 98% of...

"EE are looking at using 1800Mhz to cover 98% of the UK. They will be using 800Mhz to cover rural areas and use 2600Mhz in cities and towns to provide additional capacity."

I disagree. EE is to...
Forum: Mobile Phones 19-08-2014, 17:24
Replies: 18
Views: 1,239
Posted By The Lord Lucan
The only time you'll see stock levels that high...

The only time you'll see stock levels that high are on launch weeks of say the iPhone or latest flagship Samsung Galaxy i.e. S5. Even then it's not really in stock somewhere in huge numbers they are...
Forum: Mobile Phones 19-08-2014, 17:11
Replies: 13
Views: 1,583
Posted By The Lord Lucan
With the iPhone switching off wifi doesn't affect...

With the iPhone switching off wifi doesn't affect or reconnect the cellular it's connected in the background.

Latest Carrier update? Latest iOS? Reset your Network Settings recently? I have noticed...
Forum: Mobile Phones 19-08-2014, 16:57
Replies: 23
Views: 1,109
Posted By The Lord Lucan
I have to agree.. although i expected O2 to do...

I have to agree.. although i expected O2 to do better as they have improved lots. However this only tells half the story if we were to measure rural data coverage i.e. 3G or better EE would be...
Forum: Mobile Phones 19-08-2014, 08:58
Replies: 1,141
Views: 128,944
Posted By The Lord Lucan
Not sure what O2 plans to do with them, I know...

Not sure what O2 plans to do with them, I know Orange had to get rid of quite a few non upgradable lamppost types in the merge.



That is still the current plan..
Forum: Mobile Phones 19-08-2014, 08:47
Replies: 18
Views: 1,239
Posted By The Lord Lucan
I can safely say Virgin UK do not have 10K+...

I can safely say Virgin UK do not have 10K+ inventory of S3 mini's..
Forum: Mobile Phones 18-08-2014, 15:59
Replies: 1,141
Views: 128,944
Posted By The Lord Lucan
In villages it's rare for masts still to be...

In villages it's rare for masts still to be awaiting being turned off. There just isn't that many left. Those still lurking in 2G or slow 3G are to be upgraded.
Forum: Mobile Phones 18-08-2014, 15:43
Replies: 35
Views: 3,484
Posted By The Lord Lucan
EE/MBNL deal with Arqiva helped the roll out some...

EE/MBNL deal with Arqiva helped the roll out some what.. It was more that it allowed them to turn off sites where landlords were asking crazy prices to add the other operator or add 4g or both. But...
Forum: Mobile Phones 14-08-2014, 19:10
Replies: 1,141
Views: 128,944
Posted By The Lord Lucan
[QUOTE=paulker;74257907] Same here, same here......

[QUOTE=paulker;74257907]

Same here, same here... :D
Forum: Mobile Phones 14-08-2014, 19:07
Replies: 23
Views: 2,253
Posted By The Lord Lucan
O2 then EE. Close though. O2 has slightly better...

O2 then EE. Close though. O2 has slightly better indoor coverage, but EE has faster speeds. Voda is still poor for everything other than 2G in London. Three well i wouldn't buy it for it's 4G just...
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