|05-26-2009, 08:42 PM||#1|
Join Date: May 2009
Device: Kindle 2 DX
This is my dream:
I just ordered a DX and would love to be able to register for 3G service in my hometown (Mexico). In order to do this I would need to be able to access the CDMA settings.
Has anyone been able to do it?
If it is possible, how can I get the SPC code? (for programming the CDMA radio)
Please if anyone can help just a bit let me know. A Kindle without 3G is a crippled Kindle from my point of view.
|05-27-2009, 09:23 AM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Device: PW2, iPad Retina Mini, iPhone 4, MS Surface Pro, Kobo H2O, N7
The Whispernet service for the Kindle only operates via Sprint, in the USA. It is not possible to use wireless comms outside the area of Sprint coverage.
|06-07-2009, 08:38 AM||#3|
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Poughkeepsie, NY
But Sprint does have Mexico (and Canada) coverage, so at least in theory, might eventually work there. Amazon and Sprint would have to do some work first, but clearly they both would be huge markets, low-hanging fruit. Probably it will open up more, as AT&T and Verizon get into the Cell phone distribution bit, coming shortly with competitive ebook readers.
|08-25-2009, 11:04 PM||#4|
Join Date: Aug 2009
Device: Kindle DX
My kindle worked in Mexico for a couple of days (after being registered in the US ) perfectly. So, in practice it works, now after a couple of days the radio detects the 3G (iusacell) signal and then does not connect.
What are you thinking about doing?
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