Community update: The 850 MHz issue

Michael Shiloh michael at
Tue Nov 6 04:13:39 CET 2007

I would guess that if we make such a variant, we would offer both, but I 
don't know for sure.

Please realize that I'm just asking the question in anticipation that 
the information might be useful at some point. I'm not suggesting that 
we have any plans yet to do so.


Mathew Davis wrote:
> Is there a way to do both?  Can you have the 900/1800/1900MHz phones
> along with the 850/1800/1900MHz variant?  I don't know if that would
> raise cost or anything.  That way at order time you could select which
> one you would like.  Who uses the 900 band does anyone know?  I would
> think the 850/1800/1900MHz variant would work for anyone in USA as it
> covers T-Mobile, and both bands of AT&T right?
> On Nov 5, 2007 5:48 PM, Michael Shiloh <michael at> wrote:
>> Hello Community,
>> I've just arrived in Taiwan and have figured out the quad band issue.
>> The chipset is capable of quad band but the board was laid out to only
>> support 3 bands. So, 850Mhz is not supported on the GTA01 board. Instead
>> we support 900/1800/1900MHz.
>> Anyone interested in more details is welcome to email me.
>> Michael
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