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New iPad data download speeds tested in San Francisco and Sydney, Australians needn't complain

0. phoneArena posted on 28 Mar 2012, 09:05

In a not very scientific test, the combined LTE/HSPA+ Qualcomm radio in the new iPad has been tested in four major world cities - San Francisco, Sydney, Singapore and London...

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posted on 28 Mar 2012, 09:59 2

1. Triton (Posts: 24; Member since: 02 Mar 2012)

Where are the negative comments from the iHaters?

posted on 28 Mar 2012, 10:29 3

2. wumberpeb (Posts: 453; Member since: 14 Mar 2011)

I wasn't originally on their side, although its not a huge deal anyways, but the speeds in Sydney certainly warrant a 4G tag. If they were 4-6Mbits it would be iffy, otherwise there's nothing here that even the most ardent Android lover could really hate on Apple for

posted on 28 Mar 2012, 10:38

4. eaxvac (Posts: 328; Member since: 15 Jan 2012)

Although a lack of 4G tag but I got to admit, its impressive to have that speed in 3G HSDPA.

Carriers in Singapore are starting to rollout 4G but it sucks.

posted on 28 Mar 2012, 10:34 1

3. eaxvac (Posts: 328; Member since: 15 Jan 2012)

sucks, 3mb HSDPA download speed in Singapore.

posted on 28 Mar 2012, 20:53

5. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5993; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)

VZW on the S.F. Peninsula (USA) is producing LTE download speeds for the iPad 3 in the 15 to 22 mb/s range, according to a friend who recently purchased one. Upload has been as slow as 800 kb/s, but is usually in 5 to 8 mb/s area.

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