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Level 1: Cadet

Is the Telstra Smart Modem 5G compatible ?

Hi - I have a Telstra Smart Modem (currently running NBN) and was wondering if the 4g sim can be switched for a 5g sim, thus ditching NBN..
I have 5g in my area now and I have noticed that the modem interface does list a whole bunch of 5g info - it looks to be 5g ready ..

Pic of Modem attached

 

Could it be as simple as going on a 5g plan and throwing a sim in there ?

Cheers

 

 

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Level 25: The Singularity
Level 25: The Singularity

Re: Is the Telstra Smart Modem 5G compatible ?

No. The Telstra Smart Modem is not 5G compatible.

 

And there is no such thing as a 5G SIM. A SIM is a SIM. The availability of 5G on a compatible device depends on the plan that you are on.

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