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By trilogee, Senior Member on 1st December 2012, 09:08 PM
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I know there are a number of speed test threads for the Nexus 4 but I want this one to be specifically for mobilicity and wind customers.

I have mobilicity's fake 4g premium data.. network type is set to lte/gsm/CDMA auto

Here are 7 test results with a peak of 10mbps down anyone on wind or Mobilicity will know that the speeds are unheard of.

These tests show an average speed of around 8 Mb but typical speeds are generally much closer to the 3.5 to 4 MB range.

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1st December 2012, 10:17 PM |#2  
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Where in Mississauga did you take these speeds? I'm so thrilled.
1st December 2012, 10:21 PM |#3  
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Near heartland and about 1 km away from a newly erected tower (Terry fox and eglinton).
Keep in mind these were taken on a Saturday morning between 10-1130 (minimal congestion)

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1st December 2012, 10:31 PM |#4  
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Ah, I live near the area too. Thanks for the reply!
2nd December 2012, 02:18 AM |#5  
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Really awesome speeds...

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2nd December 2012, 05:17 AM |#6  
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That's impressive I work in a wind store and have never been able to pull those kinda speeds.

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2nd December 2012, 05:27 AM |#7  
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Damn, I feel sorry for you guys that live in Canada if you think those are good speeds...? The upload is horrid but the ping times are pretty good.
2nd December 2012, 05:35 AM |#8  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by shojus

Damn, I feel sorry for you guys that live in Canada if you think those are good speeds...? The upload is horrid but the ping times are pretty good.

$25/m +$10 premium data.

How to complain?
2nd December 2012, 05:36 AM |#9  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by shojus

Damn, I feel sorry for you guys that live in Canada if you think those are good speeds...? The upload is horrid but the ping times are pretty good.

Wind doesn't have a great network, but when you pay $29 a month for unlimited everything you don't expect lightning quick download speeds. I was with them for awhile but I had to switch back to Rogers for reliability purposes. Still, those are good speeds for wind. Hopefully they continue to improve their network.

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2nd December 2012, 05:46 AM |#10  
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i dont know if they changed it, but when i had my galaxy nexus before nov 13, i was on basic data and i couldnt get more than 2 mbps, but i did get around 800kbps upload,
i wonder if got the fast speeds for basic data users too now, if not im going to switch to premium data
2nd December 2012, 06:10 AM |#11  
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I managed to get 12 mbps down on wind at major mac and weston thats using Htc One S

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