[kwlug-disc] telus now has motorola droid lookalike "milestone"

Dave Cramer davec at visibleassets.com
Sat Mar 6 06:23:02 EST 2010


Yes, they are HSPA.

CDMA is dead, AFAICT

Dave

On Fri, Mar 5, 2010 at 11:47 PM, Bob Jonkman <bjonkman at sobac.com> wrote:
> Depends what you're buying, I think.  I popped into the Telus store at
> Conestoga mall this week to drool at the Motorola Eclair with the Android
> OS.  It's a GSM, or at least it has a SIM card.
>
> My guess is that the new phones are on that new frequency (sorry, I'm
> suffering from acronym block).  The new frequency requires new radios, which
> require SIM cards, which require GSM.
>
> Their older phones are still CDMA, at least my old phone is.  I don't know
> if all their new phones have the SIM cards, or just the Eclair.
>
> --Bob.
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> Khalid Baheyeldin wrote:
>>
>> Is Telus GSM now (worldwide standard), or still CDMA (USA/Canada
>> standard)?
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