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peakbagger
01-15-2015, 06:07 AM
http://www.eagletribune.com/news/new_hampshire/n-h-now-offers-texting/article_01dca496-8aea-5f4e-a348-1898f67614f9.html

Texts have a much better chance of going through in marginal signal conditions than conventional cell call. Generally its recommended that if someone needs help in the backcountry that a text is preferable.

BISCUT
01-15-2015, 06:31 AM
Especially during times of high use. Text requires less dedicated real time capacity. Simply stated, lower bandwith requirement.