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By fusion5ny, Junior Member on 18th May 2014, 02:13 PM
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when i send a file from my computer to the S5 thru bluetooth i get around 50-70 KB/sec
my old samsung phone used to get around 200 KB/sec
anyone else getting faster speeds or is this just a built in regression?
 
 
20th May 2014, 03:48 AM |#2  
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nobody? can anyone at least confirm they are getting slow speeds as well

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when i send a file from my computer to the S5 thru bluetooth i get around 50-70 KB/sec
my old samsung phone used to get around 200 KB/sec
anyone else getting faster speeds or is this just a built in regression?

3rd July 2014, 06:55 PM |#3  
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i'm getting around 75-79 kb/sec....my old samsung phone (captivate glide) was getting 250 kb/sec

any way to fix or just stuck with this?
3rd August 2014, 02:00 PM |#4  
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when i send a file from my computer to the S5 thru Bluetooth i get around 50-70 KB/sec
my old Samsung phone used to get around 200 KB/sec
anyone else getting faster speeds or is this just a built in regression?

I have the same problem with my LTE Galaxy S5 G900F !! Speed is about 40-45 KB/S !! while my Nokia n95 or Samsung GT s6312 Speed
was about 100 KB/s ! I'm so confused too ! I understand you... For such a modern smartphone, it's too weird !
21st January 2015, 07:53 AM |#5  
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Were having the same problem. Im trying to transfer a 40mb. apk file to my wife's S5 from my S5 via Bluetooth and its taking 8 mins to transfer
22nd January 2015, 01:23 AM |#6  
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I think WiFi direct is faster, maybe give it a try?
23rd January 2015, 03:56 AM |#7  
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Originally Posted by fusion5ny

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when i send a file from my computer to the S5 thru bluetooth i get around 50-70 KB/sec
my old samsung phone used to get around 200 KB/sec
anyone else getting faster speeds or is this just a built in regression?

Try the Superbeam app in the playstore. It uses wi-fi direct and I've gotten transfer speeds > 40MBs. I think you need the paid version ($1.99) to transfer to pc.

Sent from my SM-P600 using xda app-developers app
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