Nokia highlights poor performance of fake mobile phones

Monday 24 October 2011 | 18:06 CET | News
The Nokia Technology Institute has published a report on the poor performance of 'fake' mobile phones, which have not been approved by the national regulator Anatel. One in four call attempts fails, and even when completed, the calls have a 24 percent chance of dropping, according to the study of 44 'pirate' devices based on real models in the market. The research claims that counterfeit phones leave consumers dissatisfied, affect the industry and hurt the local economy. The analyzed devices failed in 26 percent of the connection attempts. Moreover, in some places where the regulator-approved

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Anatel / Nokia
Countries: Brazil
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