General Signal Bars EDGE/3G

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http://androidforums.com – Just bought a Samsung Dart, great phone for the money. I am within line-of-sight of two T-Mobile cell sites, the closest is less than 1/2 mile away. When the phone is set to use 2G networks, the data icon changes to an E (EDGE) and displays full bars (4). In fact, because of my proximity to the closest cell site, every T-Mobile phone I've used in the past (GPRS/EDGE) has displayed full bars at home. No complaints about that. :) When I then uncheck the box, the data icon changes back to 3G (using UMTS), but the number of bars then fluctuates between three and four. This is the first (General)