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Are the nexus 5 3G/4G antenna cables cross compatible

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By mr3army, Member on 30th May 2014, 08:57 PM
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Are the nexus 5 3G/4G antenna cables cross compatible. I broke both of them while fixing the screen which is great now except I have no service

Can I buy two of the same? I believe it should work due to it being coaxial right?

If so should I buy these two?

Or will any non nexus 5 one work?

Cheers guys
18th July 2014, 10:40 PM |#2  
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Wink Hello you
I read your question and it is not possible to use two the same cables go to parts4repair and order those parts it costs only 2 dollar
19th July 2014, 02:58 PM |#3  
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No the centre is the Ariel. The outside is the ground plane. You could use any wire. It's the size that is vital. It has to be a multiple, or fraction of the wavelength
Buy new good quality ariels. even being a fraction out in size will waste energy and make heat
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