- 04-11-2012, 08:34 AM #1
So I've had my phone now for about a week and I can't determine which is causing the issue. I have a Microcell because the signal in my home is 2 bars at best. The issue I'm having is ill,glance army phone and it will shows no service emergency call only, if I dial a number when it shows this it will think for a second then it dials out and it shows full bars. Then for a couple hours after that I have full service. But looking at it again a hour or two later it does the same thing. Any thoughts?
- 04-11-2012, 10:49 AM #3
I tried a MicroCell last year, and as I had WiFi turned on in the house (connected to my Surround), didn't realize twice that I was disconnected from cellular for hours (once overnight), not able to receive calls. That only lasted two days. Returned. Too unreliable for me.
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- 04-11-2012, 11:57 AM #4
Mine works fine with the MicroCell just notice that the battery life is diminished ( curse you for not having the no sleep wifi policy). Works rather flawlessly between handoffs etc. Battery life is a lot better when I am not ensconced in the MicroCell.
- 04-11-2012, 03:45 PM #5
I'm convinced the MicroCell is killing my battery life. The phone works flawlessly at all times but the battery drains amazingly quickly when on the MicroCell. I turned off the MicroCell and battery drain lessened significantly. Dropped my first call, but I had decent battery life. When out of the home/office battery life is quite good. Wonder if the update will fix this problem?
- 04-11-2012, 08:37 PM #6
Microcell definitely causes battery drain. My workaround has been to turn off cellular data when I am on it. It definitely improves the battery life. When I am out of the house, the battery life has been pretty good.