iR1O

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  1. Remove the speed test pictures from what comments? Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  2. I uploaded the 7.0 image here, also. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  3. Thats correct, as long as youre in an LTE area of Tmo coverage when you activate it initially, you should be fine. things is you have to have it shipped to a zip code with LTE coverage, if you are far enough from one that activation would be a pain, shipping it to one would be, too.
  4. I know thats what you were pointing out and i TOTALLY agree - it's bizarre that it works that way, but for iPhone owners its a blessing! I would be an iPhone user if it werent for those two things (especially that since the carriers cant taint the OS with their filthy fingers, it's just a win for us)
  5. I cant bring myself to get an iPhone for 2 major reasons - no root (so no adaway), and I would have to re-purchase all of the apps I've already purchased once on android. Now... Most of my paid apps are root-related so... not really needed on iOS, but still, some are not root-related and I feel jipped if I bought them twice. Just throwing it out there, /ADD moment.
  6. I uploaded the stock firmware here, download that and flash it in Odin. It will likely reset the phone but you'd be updated. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  7. I'm personally not on USCC, but these are the speeds I get Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  8. I'm really glad I wasn't alone in this thought. I remember that - and couldn't help but think it had to be a similar reason. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  9. From what ive read ATT and USCC are the only "unlimited" that throttle anything. VZW doesnt mention it at all in any form, nor do they have "tiers" of unlimited - like SD or HD. So I think VZWs unlimited is just that, full speed until 22GB then you might be throttled based on congestion.
  10. I would imagine you'd for sure have better than 1.5 - because 1.5 is what 480p would stream at. For 720/1080 you'd need ~5-6mbps on the very low end for x264 video. More than likely 8 - 12mbps to stream 1080p So youd likely be above 1.5, but idk how much more - and idk if its capped at Xmbps rather than just being as fast as it can be in that area, without an artificial cap.
  11. What Fatboy said is correct, the HD plan is +$20/mo per line. Again, it could also be throttled, idk, but based on their expectations of 1.5mbps for 480p (actually seems accurate, but still...) I feel that throttling EVERYTHING is a pretty bad move. If it only applied to streaming Netflix or YT then I get it - but it appears that isn't the case. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  12. The HD plan would allow streaming at 720p or 1080p. While the SD plan would only allow streaming at 480p Max No I don't know if the HD plan has any kind of speed throttle on it at all, it could but I don't have any confirmation of that. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  13. I would like to point out that that phone is technically designed to work on gsm networks outside of the United States. (Iirc) (in like 1%of the world) Idk if they are or not but I'm guessing not - based on language. If it we're on ATT or TMO domestically I'd be pretty surprised. Sent from my Nexus 6P using Tapatalk
  14. To be fair their "unlimited" is advertised as "unlimited" - and thats it Only once you go into the store to pick a plan - you might be told about the SD and HD plans - HD having the higher speeds (how high, idk) and SD being...well, you saw it. I feel like they really did kind of trick a LOT of people with this, and most never even knew there were different speed options - only that unlimited was what they wanted, and got it. Fraud? I think thats a stretch, but I do believe most customers were heavily misled by it.
  15. Just saying - if you reach out to them on twitter, ig, facebook... pointing out that there is proof of the throttling being that dramatic, it will get a LOT more attention and a lot of people who otherwise wouldnt have known about it would be aware of it. Personally, I had no idea it was that dramatic... the difference is amazing