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Do mobile phone signal boosters really work ?

Asked by sandystrachan (4407points) June 20th, 2009

I was just looking at accessories for the mobile i plan to buy soon and This came up but , it has to be attached to the battery . Has anyone had any experience with a signal booster , i used one years ago but turned out to be a waste

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asmonet's avatar

If they cost so little to make and add to the device, ask yourself why the company doesn’t do it themselves to make more money.

It’s a load of crap.

And I never saw one in the store I worked in, which is an authorized dealer for AT&T. You’d think if they could make an extra buck selling out more accessories, they would.

jrpowell's avatar

I’m with asmo

DarkScribe's avatar

No, otherwise they would be incorporated in the design. Increasing antennae gain or making it more directional can help, but not a blanket omni-directional “boost”.

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