02-09-2013 10:03 PM
I am considering buying the following phone and want to ensure it will work when we are in the USA (yes I am an At&t customer and have a sim.
Samsung Galaxy S Duos:
General Form Factor Candy bar Model S7562 OS Android OS Version Connectivity 2G Network 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 3G Network 900, 2100MHz Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 with A2DP Data Transfer Profiles EDGE / GPRS / HSDPA 7.2 SIM Type Stand-By Dual SIM Support USB Micro USB Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n 2.4GHz From what I have read .. it may or may not work .. so I would like to ensure before the outlay that it does. Thanks all
02-09-2013 10:19 PM
here is more information on the network it supports:
Network Band : GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900, 3G 900, 3G 2100
02-12-2013 10:09 AM
The phone will work for voice and text messages. For data, you will be limited to EDGE speeds.
02-12-2013 10:09 AM
It will only work on voice and EDGE data. As long as a phone has GSM 850 and 1900 MHz (and many phones do) it will work for voice calls and EDGE data.
The phone will NOT work on AT&T's 3G/4G network. For that you need 3G 850 and 1900 MHZ. The phone you listed only has 900 and 2100 MHz 3G.
02-14-2013 1:54 AM - edited 02-14-2013 1:59 AM
Thanks so much for all your replies.
We are with at&t pre-paid plan .. simply want a 'better' phone and it makes more sense to have just the one phone for both countries.
We will not be using it for data .. only messages and normal calls.
02-14-2013 8:02 AM
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