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By TJj33p3rz, Senior Member on 23rd January 2014, 09:02 PM
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I'm trying to find a list to each modem and what's the best for me.Is there a list of what each contains some where?Thanks for any help.

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23rd January 2014, 09:02 PM |#2  
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this is so good
23rd January 2014, 09:37 PM |#3  
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The difference is in the code... There is no change log that I have seen so the only way to find out is to try (every area seems to be different so looking at the code wouldn't really provide you with any answers anyways). JB modems generally offer the best data speed but they can only be used on TouchWiz Jelly Bean (4.1.2)

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24th January 2014, 12:41 PM |#4  
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Another question could modems effect battery as in each one would search for data signal differently?

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24th January 2014, 01:59 PM |#5  
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Another question could modems effect battery as in each one would search for data signal differently?

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Not really anything that would be noticeable

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Poor signal = poor battery life.

If the phone is constantly searching for signal, it will affect battery life. This is why I leave wifi always on and connected if possible wherever I am. This only affects data polling of course but it still helps.

There aren't really many choices for Jellybean modems but if you are running a rom that lets you use ICS or GB modems, there are a ton of choices and it is trial and error what will work best for you in your area.
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25th January 2014, 03:44 PM |#7  
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I'm using EG31 I thought about experimenting with others.

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for me el29 is the best

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28th January 2014, 10:28 PM |#9  
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GB27 has always been way better than anything else for me, that's why I stay on TouchWiz

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