Originally Posted by mrboyer
No problem if signal is strong.
Cellular signals are digital. Over a very broad range, like a factor of more than 10,000, the speed of your connection is virtually independent of signal strength. The idea that signal strength and speed (or quality) are related is a remnant from the days when the rule of thumb for analog signals was "the stronger the better!" With digital signals, if the signal is strong enough to get decent reception, making it stronger won't make it better.