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HINTS AND TIPSGet a iscount on your phone by choosing a network and call plan. Do your research to find the best deal.Keep an eye on the wireless data standards supported by each phone. 3G connectivity is a must for comfortable web access, and is usually in the form of HSDPA (High-Speed Downlink Packet Access). Alternatives include GPRS and EDGE, but these are much slower.A smartphone can play MP3s and videos, but not every file type ...


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