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9th May 2014, 01:44 AM |#1  
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It's about to start...

http://m.androidcentral.com/sprint-b...ongested-areas

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9th May 2014, 01:58 AM |#2  
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It's about to start...

http://m.androidcentral.com/sprint-b...ongested-areas

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Well, thankfully its only top 5% of data users in high congested areas. With wifi, doesn't count thankfully haha. But I do agree its wrong to put caps on some customers.
9th May 2014, 08:10 AM |#3  
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Looks like I'll be using wifi at home now. Lol

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9th May 2014, 10:19 PM |#4  
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Well, thankfully its only top 5% of data users in high congested areas. With wifi, doesn't count thankfully haha. But I do agree its wrong to put caps on some customers.

I wonder if there'll be a way to tell when it's actually happening to you vs just slow network etc?
9th May 2014, 10:27 PM |#5  
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I wonder if there'll be a way to tell when it's actually happening to you vs just slow network etc?

Atleast to hit whats Sprints says is a "high user" is to be 5GB of data (not including Wifi). Takes a lot to hit 5GB unless doing Sam ROMs downloaded by data everyday haha.
9th May 2014, 10:56 PM |#6  
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I disagree. I am already using 7gb halfway through my billing cycle and I'm not even rooted or hotspotting yet

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9th May 2014, 10:57 PM |#7  
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I hope they notify you if you are being throttled

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9th May 2014, 11:00 PM |#8  
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I hope they notify you if you are being throttled

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Agree to that, notifying would be good. I was assuming using wifi for larger files.
9th May 2014, 11:28 PM |#9  
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I have used about 13gb in a week... Thats going to suck.
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I used 6 gigs the first 5 days of my billing cycle. There is no other reason to be on sprint other than unlimited data.

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