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Samsung Galaxy Tab

Samsung Galaxy Tab

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Choose network mode

You can select which network modes the device can use. This setting determines the data speeds you can achieve. Follow these instructions to change network mode.

Step 1 of 7

Press Applications.

Step 2 of 7

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 7

Press Wireless and network.

Step 4 of 7

Press Mobile networks.

Step 5 of 7

Press Network mode.

Step 6 of 7

Press GSM/WCDMA (auto mode) or WCDMA only.

3G enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using GSM.
If you select GSM/WCDMA (auto mode), the device automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you are within range of a 3G network.
If you select WCDMA only, the device can only connect to 3G networks.
Step 7 of 7

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find " Network mode"

Press Applications.
Press Settings.
Press Wireless and network.
Press Mobile networks.
Press Network mode.

2. Select network mode

Press GSM/WCDMA (auto mode) or WCDMA only.
3G enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using GSM.
If you select GSM/WCDMA (auto mode), the device automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you are within range of a 3G network.
If you select WCDMA only, the device can only connect to 3G networks.

3. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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