China phone in north america

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does anyone use a china phone that works with koodo? if so can you please name a brand / website from where you purchased it? Also, if you can provide your review of the phone and how it works in North America that would be wonderful.

Thank you
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Naveed Kanji

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Our budget for that type of research is somewhat limited... especially since just about all the phones on the market are made in China. ;-)

Pick a phone that is AT&T compatible. Follow the table below for frequencies you will require for Koodo coverage.
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Thanks. By china phones, i was referring to devices sold on ebay, or minideal.com etc. The devices have amazing specs, but i'm unsure about their compatibility with Koodo. I know that 90% of such phones may not work with Koodo, but i'm sure 10% do and i'm sure someone out there must have purchased them. That's what i was hoping that someone would share as an answer to my post.

But this table is very helpful.
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I don't know about the term 'China phone' but xiaomi makes great devices.
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do xiaomi devices work with koodo in Canada, specifically B.C.?
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As long as your phone is compatible with UMTS850/1900MHz (Band 2/Band 5), it will work with Koodo 3G. If it has AWS (Band 4) for LTE, it will also work with Koodo LTE. I haven't seen anybody using XIAOMI in Canada. I see a lot of buddies using HUAWEI.
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Hi Rick!

You can make sure your device works with us in all our network (if you have the IMEI) by clicking here: http://koo.do/1aU1u0o. Hope that helps :)
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I've used Xiaomi phones and they have been excellent. Doesn't matter where you are in Canada in regards to the frequency bands used by Koodo.