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[Q] Nexus 5 takes too long to send sms

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Originally Posted by tocarval View Post
Hi! Found the solution, I disabled the 4G and chose 3G in settings, now the sms are sent much quicker! This is probably a problem with my network, Vodafone Portugal, and not with my device right?
Well, at least you found a way to solve your problems.

SMS isn't sent over data network...I have no idea what's wrong with Vodafone. Have you tried sending SMS with 3G/4G completely off?
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I think that data is tied to MS but for sms? Odd

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I had the same problem rogers had some goofy APN in the phone so I changed that then in the 4636 menu put it on wdma prefered and in mobile networks set to 3g seems to be better now
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I tried sending SMS with 3G/4G completely off and its quicker too, so with 2G or 3G the SMS are delivered quicker than on 4G. Its odd but its happening. For now I'll keep my phone in 3G. Thank you all for the help!
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