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Old 08-08-2016, 12:06 PM   #21
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Three out off the last 4 years in the Bahamas, we used BTC for internet. Last year before we went, I talked to T-Mobile about their coverage. They were touting speeds that far exceeded BTC's. We got cold feet and stayed with BTC: $25/2 gigs or $49/5 gigs.

Last year we only cruised the Berry's but had coverage in every anchorage. When we came up from Mayaguana several years ago, we had internet in all but 2 anchorages. It wasn't always fast but you could get weather and your emails.
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Old 08-08-2016, 12:09 PM   #23
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Three out off the last 4 years in the Bahamas, we used BTC for internet. Last year before we went, I went talked to T-Mobile about their coverage. They were touting speeds that far exceeded BTC's. We got cold feet and stayed with BTC: $25/2 gigs or $49/5 gigs.

Last year we only cruised the Berry's but had coverage in every anchorage. When we came up from Mayaguana several years ago, we had internet in all but 2 anchorages. It wasn't always fast but you could get weather and your emails.
That's what we do. And that is the kind of coverage we have seen.
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Old 08-08-2016, 12:16 PM   #24
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They were touting speeds that far exceeded BTC's.
Think about that. Only BTC has the single towers spread throughout the island chains. How could it be that another company comes in and licenses UNLIMITED access and then gets higher throughput speed to the same towers as direct BTC customers paying more?

It's all lies. They told me I'd have no problem accessing complex websites too. I don't believe anything that T-Mobile or Sprint says.
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Old 08-08-2016, 01:39 PM   #25
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Old 08-08-2016, 01:53 PM   #26
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Wifey B: We tested all carriers in the Bahamas, either for business purposes or just because hubby likes to play around and do things like that, whichever you believe. We got BTC cards too. It's like long ago in the US. Hit and miss. All of them did pretty well, but none of them did perfect. Don't overlook that they all still have dead zones in the US. I'd say they all covered nearly 99% around Nassau and Freeport but anywhere else maybe 85-95% depending on where.
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