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[Q] Can I use an AMERICAN/ENGLISH Nexus 5 in Italy?

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4th June 2014, 12:05 PM   |  #1  
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I would like to buy a Nexus 5 from Swappa.
If it is American or British, I can use it in Italy? What should I keep in mind?
4th June 2014, 01:24 PM   |  #2  
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I would like to buy a Nexus 5 from Swappa.
If it is American or British, I can use it in Italy? What should I keep in mind?

The united states version and the United Kingdom version are different.

- The Italian N5 is the same as the British/UK version. (Model: D821)
- The USA version is another model D820.

You can use both N5 versions in Italy for 2G and 3G networks.

BUT if you want to use LTE/4G networks you must choose the D821 variant from UK/Europe/etc. NOT the D820 variant from USA.

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4th June 2014, 01:28 PM   |  #3  
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The united states version and the United Kingdom version are different.

- The Italian N5 is the same as the British/UK version. (Model: D821)
- The USA version is another model D820.

You can use both N5 versions in Italy for 2G and 3G networks.

BUT if you want to use LTE/4G networks you must choose the D821 variant from UK/Europe/etc. NOT the D820 variant from USA.

Sent from my Nexus 5

Thank You very much!
Then, I should to buy an UK (or Europe) version. I understood. ^^
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4th June 2014, 01:57 PM   |  #4  
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Thank You very much!
Then, I should to buy an UK (or Europe) version. I understood. ^^

UK, European, Asian, African...etc.

Just not "North America". There are only 2 models that exist
4th June 2014, 02:31 PM   |  #5  
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UK, European, Asian, African...etc.

Just not "North America". There are only 2 models that exist

Ah.. Ok ok, thanks!
4th June 2014, 04:06 PM   |  #6  
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The British is the same as the Italian

From the wonders of mobile telephony.
4th June 2014, 08:57 PM   |  #7  
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The British is the same as the Italian

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