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Craig Horlacher
01-21-2011, 04:00 PM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.betanews.com/article/TMobile-announces-Galaxy-S-4G-first-device-capable-of-fully-utilizing-4G/1295551061' target='_blank'>http://www.betanews.com/article/TMo...g-4G/1295551061</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"T-Mobile currently only has two phones capable of taking advantage of its HSPA+ "4G" network, the myTouch 4G and the G2, but on Thursday the carrier announced the first phone to be able to support the network's theoretical maximum speeds."</em></p><p><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/adt/auto/1295578558.usr309.jpg" style="border: 0;" /></p><p>It was just announced that the Samsung Galaxy S 4G will be the first phone capable of utilizing the full bandwidth of the T-Mobile HSPA+ 21Mbps network.&nbsp; No other details were given about the new Galaxy S 4G device.&nbsp; I would like to know what's different about this phone than the myTouch 4G or the G2 that gives it faster network throughput.&nbsp; Hopefully all those LTE devices we saw at CES will be capable of utilizing the network bandwidth available to them when they are released.&nbsp; Has anyone run any bandwidth tests on their myTouch 4G or G2 when in and area with HSPA+ ("4G") coverage?&nbsp; What download speeds do you see?&nbsp; Do you notice a big difference when using your device in 3G coverage as opposed to 4G coverage?</p>