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3589i external antenna?

Discussion in 'alt.cellular.verizon' started by smokey mike, Jun 17, 2004.

  1. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     



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  2. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  3. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  4. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  5. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  6. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  7. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  8. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  9. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  10. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  11. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  12. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  13. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  14. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  15. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  16. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  17. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  18. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  19. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     
  20. Mark Allread

    Mark Allread Guest

    On Sat, 19 Jun 2004 02:33:35 -0700, Peter Pan
    <Marcs1102GSSPAMMENOT@NOSPAMHotmail.com> wrote:


    >> After lots of research and group effort from a number of 3585/3595i
    >> users, it appears there is only the less desirable inductive type RF
    >> coupler for that nokia series, despite what looks like a possible
    >> external antenna connector hidden under the back cover.
    >>

    >
    > Here is a link to the user manual for that phone,
    > http://downloads.nokiausa.com/userguides/3589i.PDF
    > Page 8 has this info,
    > ANTENNAS
    > Your phone has three antennas:
    > Internal antenna is always active.
    > Whip antenna is active when fully extended.
    > The GPS antenna is also internal and is activated
    > when placing emergency calls or when is selected
    > from the Location info sharing feature. For more
    > information on Location info sharing, see "GPS (Location info sharing)"
    > on
    > page 62.
    > Do not touch either antenna unnecessarily when the phone is switched on.
    > Contact with the antenna affects call quality and may cause the
    > phone to operate at a higher power level than otherwise needed.
    > While in a call, hold the phone to your ear, placing your finger tips
    > on the Nokia badge at the mid-center of the back cover (located
    > below the antenna area on the back of your phone).
    > =======================================
    > While what the previous person said seems to be pretty accurate, there
    > are
    > two points, from the info above, that you need to notice if you want to
    > use
    > one of those inductive coupler things...or the internal jack/test port
    > "Whip antenna is active when fully extended". <---- If you do not fully
    > extend the antenna you have the coupler on, it doesn't do anything.


    Non sequitor. Nothing in the Nokia instructions implies what you've
    incorrectly concluded. The inductive coupler works without the antenna
    being extended. Other similar Nokia phones include an inductive coupler
    with the car kits. The inductive coupler doesn't couple with the external
    whip antenna, but with the internal antenna, which is located in the top
    rear of the phone.
     

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