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UPDATE: iPAQ Pocket PC Wireless Pack for GSM/GPRS Networks update available
Posted by Arne Hess - on Thursday, 23.01.03 - 17:01:00 CET under 02 - Windows Mobile News - Viewed 10643x
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On January 17th January, HP released a new SoftPaq which contains a software and firmware update for the iPAQ Pocket PC Wireless Pack for GSM/GPRS Networks for the following iPAQ models:

iPAQ H3900 Series Pocket PC H3955, H3950, H3975, H3970
iPAQ H3800 Series Pocket PC H3815, H3835, H3830, H3845, H3850, H3870, H3875
iPAQ H3700 Series Pocket PC H3730, H3760, H3765
iPAQ H3600 Series Pocket PC H3630, H3635, H3640, H3650, H3660, H3670

Please note, that the H5400 is still not supported.


  • Improved GSM call quality in low signal strength areas
  • Improved GPRS connection reliability
  • Improved reliability and throughput of GSM data connections
  • GPRS throughput and reliability increased when highly mobile
  • GPRS connection startup time reduced
  • Application software stability on iPAQ
  • SIM Application toolkit support (SAT) added
  • Fixed Dialing Number (FDN) enhancements
  • USSD (unstructured supplementary services data) support added
  • Display of IMEI and serial number by entering *#06#
  • Proper display of network name and other messages in dialing window
  • Support for dialed numbers ending with a # symbol

I haven't updated my Wireless Pack so far (cause I haven't seen it before - thanks to Bruno Corrada for the link) but will do it tomorrow.

Cheers ~ Arne

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