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Hi Mike, my wireless internet bills are too high, and I want

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Hi Mike, my wireless internet bills are too high, and I want to know if I can use my iPhone 3GS personal hotspot instead of my Bell ovation MC998D internet stick. will the tethered iPhone provide all the same speed/functionality as the internet stick?
That depends on what wireless system the Bell device is using? Do you know is it 4G?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
I'm not sure where to look for that - the internet stick is a Novatel U998, and on the profile tab on my laptop it provides the following information:
Profile technology GSM Devices
Profile name Novatel U998
Profile type User
Connection options automatic
application launcher launch - no
browser launch - no
NDS server obtain DNS automatically

The Bell high-speed network tab contains all the same details typed above.

Where would it tell me if it is 4G?
Actually there is another way just go here and test your speed with both that will tell you which is better:
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