Re: Costa Rica 3G and Neo Freerunner.

2009-12-08 Thread Esteban Monge
Sorry for the mistake, and thanks for the explanation. I hope test 3G SIMs soon. 2009/12/7 Al Johnson openm...@mazikeen.demon.co.uk On Monday 07 December 2009, Esteban Monge wrote: Thanks for your answer. In this page some 3G chips works with Neo Freerunner, What mean that?

Costa Rica 3G and Neo Freerunner.

2009-12-07 Thread Esteban Monge
Hello, today in my country starts to use the 3G technology, some people we interested know if the Neo Freerunner works with 3G broadband internet. The chips for 3G are same to GSM chips, also I can update to 3G only turn on the 3G compatibility in the cellular phone with the GSM chip. Can the

Re: Costa Rica 3G and Neo Freerunner.

2009-12-07 Thread arne anka
3g chips are not the same as gsm chips -- but newer phones do use chips that do 3g, too. the fr is _not_ capable of 3g and will never be -- except you add a dongle via usb. ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: Costa Rica 3G and Neo Freerunner.

2009-12-07 Thread Esteban Monge
Thanks for your answer. In this page some 3G chips works with Neo Freerunner, What mean that? http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/FreeRunner_unable_to_work_with_3G_SIM_cards -- http://nuevaeracr.blogspot.com Linux user number 478378 Linux machine number 386687 Tec. Esteban Monge MarĂ­n Tel: (506)

Re: Costa Rica 3G and Neo Freerunner.

2009-12-07 Thread Ben Wilson
That's 3G SIM cards. To support 3G a phone needs the hardware to transmit the 3G protocol and frequency (3G chip inside) and a SIM card that supports 3G The neo freerunner and 1973 don't have a 3G chip inside so cannot connect to the 3G network. A while back people were having problems using 3G

Re: Costa Rica 3G and Neo Freerunner.

2009-12-07 Thread Al Johnson
On Monday 07 December 2009, Esteban Monge wrote: Thanks for your answer. In this page some 3G chips works with Neo Freerunner, What mean that? http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/FreeRunner_unable_to_work_with_3G_SIM_cards I think we mean different things when we talk about 'chips'. That page is