factory unlocked phone from USA says will work with GSM networks only

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will Samsug S6 Duos SM - factory unlocked - works with GSM networks only.  Can this phone work with Koodo? 
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Posted 3 years ago

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So from what I see, this is the Hong Kong version, you'll get 3G services but not lte. Tbh right now lte isn't that important so you should be okay. But make sure to know what frequency your phone uses.

Koodo uses 3G (850/1900mhz) bands and lte band 4
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this is what it says for the phone:NETWORK
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 (Sim 1 & Sim 2)3G bandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 21004G bandsLTE1700/2100 (B4), LTE1800 (B3), LTE2600 (B7), LTE1900 (B2), LTE900 (B8), LTE800 (B20), LTE700 (B12), LTE800 (B26)

THE PHONE IS INTERNATIONAL AND SAYS WILOL WORK WITH GSM NETWORKS ONLY.
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Then you should be fine. And you should have LTE
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