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Verizon has terrible service and the dumbest made up charges you could imagine, but thier signal strength is great and frankly, thats all I care about.

I don't like small screens so I am biased against smartphones.
Wut?

Smartphones have like........ the biggest screens of all phones.
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post #52 of 111
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Wut?

Smartphones have like........ the biggest screens of all phones.
I think he was referring to them compared to laptops and other non-phones.
     
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Another +1 for Virgin Mobile

Can't really beat $25/mo for 300 min, unlimited texting and unlimited data..
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post #54 of 111
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Another +1 for Virgin Mobile

Can't really beat $25/mo for 300 min, unlimited texting and unlimited data..
But your phone choices are crap? I'd honestly switch over to Straight Talk, which has a similar dealy, and uses t-mobile/ATT towers, but it requires you to buy specific phones, and it's against their TOS to swap SIMs. Meh, I'm ripping AT&T off right now, paying a lot less than I should be.
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Well looks like my girl wont be getting on my account now.
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Meh, this may actually be beneficial to me. I'm on the $15 dollar data plan. That means a measly 150MB of data. That's right. $30 for unlimited, $15 for 150MB. I'm around wi-fi all the time so it's manageable, but it's still stupid. When they introduce caps, there's no way they can keep 150MB for $15.
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post #57 of 111
Verizon announced months ago that they were gonna eliminate unlimited data plans....I'm a happy Sprint user....
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I feel like I just saw a Sprint commercial advertizing unlimited data...
I hope sprint goes on a unlimited data advertizing campaign. This would do the most damage to there competitors and force it to become a standard!
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I just want Sprint to make SmartPhones free (the data plan) but then again they would have to add caps... so I don't know.
There already is a 5GB cap on 3G usage. Though 4G usage is unlimited.
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post #60 of 111
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Another +1 for Virgin Mobile

Can't really beat $25/mo for 300 min, unlimited texting and unlimited data..
How is Virgin Mobile? I'm with Verizon right now and I want to get one of those fancy new smartphones but these required data plans are bull****. I'm around wifi all day and don't need an over priced plan shoved down my throat just to use a phone. Straight ridiculous. Somebody said ESN copying is illegal but what these stupid companies are doing should be illegal. Find an easy way for me to use a smartphone with no data plan and I'll love you.
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