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[Discuss] cell Network time no longer provided

On 3/16/2015 10:51 AM, Shirley M?rquez D?lcey wrote:
> includes that capability. So far as I know neither iOS nor Android
> currently does, though you can get third party apps to add automatic
> NTP synchronization to a rooted Android device.

Android has had an NTP service since ICS (version 3). ICS does not 
require an always-on cellular baseband thus is not guaranteed to have 
access to a carrier's NITZ information. This is stock Android. Some OEMs 
are known to cripple or disable the NTP service.

I expect iOS provides a similar service for WiFi-only devices for the 
same reason.

Rich P.

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