serves you right for living in the middle of nowhere. ________________________________ From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Damon Rose Sent: 16 March 2010 11:07 To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [access-uk] Apple iPhone - 3G sensitivity Hi there. Well, a couple of weeks ago I took the plunge and got an iPhone on contract with Orange. I actually quite like lots of things about it and, after the learning curve, am pretty adept at using it - though will need to build up the typing speed. I've been using WiFi. Due to an admin issue, I've not been able to use 3G on it until a couple of days ago. And now I'm terribly disappointed. I used to get fantastic web access on my old Nokia N82 but, the journey into work on the East Anglia line gives me no internet for 95% of the journey using iPhone. So. Does anyone know anything about this? Are Apple iPhones known for not being able to pick up 3G as well as Nokia phones? Even at home, when I do get a web page, even a page optimised for mobile, it's taking almost a minute for the page to render. And when I take the sim out and use my old Nokia, it works beautifully and downloads a page in less than 2 seconds. Any experiences on this appreciated. I've effectively gone and thrown away my daily newspaper on the commute into London and am really quite distressed about it. Oh and what likelyhood getting the iPhone exchanged at Carphone Warehouse? It's been less than 2 weeks now. ...Damon Damon Rose Senior Content Producer bbc.co.uk/ouch BBC Vision Learning Tel: 020 8752 4427 (x0224427) email: damon.rose@xxxxxxxxx Have you heard the award-winning Ouch Podcast yet? A razor sharp disability talk show presented by Mat Fraser and Liz Carr: www.bbc.co.uk/ouch/podcast<file://www.bbc.co.uk/ouch/podcast> http://www.bbc.co.uk This e-mail (and any attachments) is confidential and may contain personal views which are not the views of the BBC unless specifically stated. If you have received it in error, please delete it from your system. Do not use, copy or disclose the information in any way nor act in reliance on it and notify the sender immediately. Please note that the BBC monitors e-mails sent or received. Further communication will signify your consent to this. ________________________________ Scope is a registered charity (number 208231) and a company limited by guarantee (number 520866). Our registered office is at 6 Market Road, London N7 9PW, England. Our VAT number is 805156939. Visit our website at http://www.scope.org.uk This message, and any file(s) transmitted with it are confidential and are intended only for the person(s) to whom they have been addressed by the sender. This message may contain confidential and/or privileged material. If you are not the intended recipient of this message, or if you believe it was transmitted to you in error, you are required to delete the message and any copies of it, and to notify the sender immediately. Any unauthorised disclosure, copying, distribution, or printing of this message or accompanying files, or unauthorised use of any information contained therein, by anyone other than the intended recipient(s) is prohibited and may be unlawful. Any views expressed in this message or in any file(s) transmitted with it are those of the author, and may not necessarily represent the views of Scope.