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Discussion in 'All Other Brands of Wireless Phones' started by Crazyboy, Apr 5, 2004.

  1. Crazyboy

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    Is there a start-up sound on the 5500? And is it long and is there a way to silence it and if it is on Silent will it still make the sound when turning on and off?
     
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  2. Yankees368

    Yankees368 Compulsive Signal Checker
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    The newer phoes let you turn off the startup sound. I always keep it off.
     
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  3. Tony E!

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    yes there is, not very long, and you can choose from 4 diffrent sounds or off, same goes when turning it off.
     
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  4. Crazyboy

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    OK thanks. I have just one more question. My cousin has a Smasung a460 and in my house it gets 1-2 bars on the display but the calls are generally clear. On the 5500 or 5400 do you think the phone will show more or have better signal then that phone?
     
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    anything will work better than the a460. You will get MUCH better reception on the 5500 or 5400 compared to the a460.
     
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  6. Tony E!

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    Yes definitely better reception than the Samsung a460.
     
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    I guarantee you will see 4 bars with the 5500. [​IMG] But yes, just about anything will perform better than the A460. I found the A460 to be a terrible phone as far as reception is concerned, so if your cousin's phone works fine in your house so will the Sanyo.
     
  8. Crazyboy

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    I used my cousins a460 in a few of the shops in the shopping center real close to my house and the call's would always get dropped. If I got the Sanyo do you guys think it would be able to hold a fairly good call in those area's?
     
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    I would say that there is a very good chance a sanyo will hold that call over the a460.
     
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