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Do You Really Need 4G?

Posted November 20, 2010 7:28 AM

4G or the fourth generation of cellular wireless standards will soon bring higher speed wireless internet audio and video to you while on the go, but do you really need an ultrafast smartphone network? How will the introduction of 4G affect cellphone service in an already congested network? Can 4G wireless take on traditional broadband? Is 4G wireless enough to sate consumers? Will 4G wireless really threaten wires?

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Re: Do You Really Need 4G?

11/22/2010 5:30 PM

4G phone, I thought the TV commercials said An Orgy Phone! Shucks!

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11/22/2010 8:35 PM

I didn't need a computer when they first came out.

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11/23/2010 12:22 AM

I need the cheapest black & white phone available that makes calls and sends SMS.

The rest is useless for me.

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12/21/2010 5:16 AM

I think this is great when the technology comes every one needs that .That is not the question.

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