From someone who uses the f7200
anyone have this phone
PTT facts for Big Orange
There will be two launch models. Samsung SGH D357 and LG 7200.
Pricing will likely be like a bolt on. Ex: $10 a month for unlimited service.
Overall network latency will be FASTER then Nextel.
Although Kodiak is employed by other carriers such as Alltel, Cingulars PTT will NOT be compatible. (in other words, you can't PTT anyone outside of Cingular)
What about when...?
Alot of you make good points. That is those of you that are actually discussing cingular's participation into the PTT share of the market.
Without trying to sound like a cingular fanboy, but with a lack of a better way to pose this question, What do you think will happen 2 years from now when nextel's iDEN technology goes strictly government, and you have to revert to sprint's VoIP version of PTT?
Sprint is already in the works to intergrate new phones that use sprints old system, while the DoD is in the works of buying out sprint/nextel's portion of the iDEN technology.
Cingular took a few years to h...
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PHONE IS IN THE STORE!!!
You cant just bleep someone right off the top, the other PTT user has to accept your invite in order to be able to talk to eachother. Once the invite is accepted, you will never have to ask to talk to them again. Good for you Nextel users who just interupt people and bleep and scream stupid **** lol.
The initial delay is around 3-4 seconds.
After the initial delay, there is absolutely no delay.
Converting PTT calls to regular phone calls is extremely easy, just the push of a button.
The PTT worked where I had no reception.
The speaker is as loud as Nextel.
Overall, as long as the sales people push ...
cingular's first phone with PTT
i have no idea how PTT pricing will be, nor any other handsets with PTT,
Push to Talk for GSM?