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[q] n5100 vs n5120

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By 666power, Junior Member on 16th February 2014, 10:03 PM
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I just ordered an N5100 to use on ATT b/c I wanted to be able to use the device as a phone. But after looking up the specs I think the 5100 is only 3g.

The 5120 says it has 4g, but I wasnt 100% sure it also did voice.

If I order a 5120 will it still work with voice on ATT?

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17th February 2014, 01:25 PM |#2  
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I've used my n5100 as a phone in so singapore , Indonesia, Japan, and Australia.. 3g is fine for a phone.. If you want LTE go for the 5120.. As for using it on ATT I have no idea.. I bought my n5100 in Thailand unlocked no contract and used prepaid sims only

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I just ordered an N5100 to use on ATT b/c I wanted to be able to use the device as a phone. But after looking up the specs I think the 5100 is only 3g.

The 5120 says it has 4g, but I wasnt 100% sure it also did voice.

If I order a 5120 will it still work with voice on ATT?

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17th February 2014, 03:09 PM |#3  
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OK after a ton of searching I think I figured it out. On samsung's page they say the 5120 uses LTE Bands 3, 7, and 8. For the data only Note 8 LTE that ATT sells they say it uses bands 2, 4, 5, and 17.

So based on that I'm going to guess it won't work.
17th February 2014, 05:17 PM |#4  
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The AT&T model has a different model number, the 5120 is an international model.
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The AT&T model has a different model number, the 5120 is an international model.

I know, I figured the ATT model has the proper LTE bands, and if the internation (5120) doesn't have the same bands, it probably wont work in the US
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