1. TheAccuser's Avatar
    I'm curious to see what real world downstream/upstream speeds are. I know it's not LTE, but want to see some numbers. I'm still trying to convince my brother into getting a Verizon 8x and use his AT&T SIM. He currently has an iPhone and won't buy the blue or yellow 8x...and he's locked into a family AT&T plan.
    12-10-2012 04:35 PM
  2. brmiller1976's Avatar
    It will max out at 14.4, since it's single-channel HSPA+ on the Verizon version.
    12-10-2012 04:44 PM
  3. TheAccuser's Avatar
    Yeah, I know the theoretical, but wanted to see some real world speed tests specifically with the V HTC 8x on AT&T.
    12-10-2012 04:46 PM
  4. brmiller1976's Avatar
    They'll vary widely based on signal strength, server distance, and tower configuration (some AT&T towers have better backhaul than others). In general, HSPA+ single-channel on AT&T will average between 4 and 6 Mb/s.
    12-10-2012 04:48 PM
  5. TheAccuser's Avatar
    They'll vary widely based on signal strength, server distance, and tower configuration (some AT&T towers have better backhaul than others). In general, HSPA+ single-channel on AT&T will average between 4 and 6 Mb/s.
    Upstream too?
    12-10-2012 05:05 PM
  6. palandri's Avatar
    Upstream too?
    Upstream would probably be 0.5 to 0.75 Mb/s
    12-10-2012 05:39 PM
  7. jacklivehere's Avatar
    I'm curious to see what real world downstream/upstream speeds are. I know it's not LTE, but want to see some numbers. I'm still trying to convince my brother into getting a Verizon 8x and use his AT&T SIM. He currently has an iPhone and won't buy the blue or yellow 8x...and he's locked into a family AT&T plan.
    I have Verizon(8x) and AT&T (lumia 900)I just tried with at&t on 8x , after changing APN, I am getting 2Mbps Download/800kbps downloadhope this helps
    12-10-2012 10:32 PM
  8. zeronoise's Avatar
    Just tested with my cousin's 8x and my at&t sim. Got 4-5 down(did multiple tests) and .1 to .5 up
    12-10-2012 10:33 PM
  9. jacklivehere's Avatar
    Just tested with my cousin's 8x and my at&t sim. Got 4-5 down(did multiple tests) and .1 to .5 up
    Are you getting H+ or H?
    12-10-2012 10:35 PM
  10. TheAccuser's Avatar
    These speeds are not good. I need to tell my brother to suck it up and get a blue phone. :)
    12-11-2012 11:20 AM
  11. jaj324's Avatar
    I'm still trying to convince my brother into getting a Verizon 8x and use his AT&T SIM.
    you can do that now?????
    12-11-2012 12:19 PM
  12. brmiller1976's Avatar
    You can on the 8x. Though if he is on AT&T, he would get much better performance from the AT&T 8x, on both HSPA+ and LTE.
    12-13-2012 02:00 PM

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