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post #11 of 51
This is exactly why I don't have a smart phone. I feel sorry for each and every one of you who gets bent over by your phone bill every month. When so called data plans cost as much as my internet service at home, i call bull****.
post #12 of 51
I'm still on the AT&T unlimited plan. No complaints here. I wouldn't even mind with the 3gb plan because I rarely go that high.

@wr3ck3dm1nd why would you call bull on data plans costing the same amount? You're signing up for a second internet plan except this one will work just about anywhere in the country. It seems fair to me. And in all honesty the overage charges are pretty cheap. $10 per gb? It would be hard to rack up more than $20 extra.
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I'm still on the AT&T unlimited plan. No complaints here. I wouldn't even mind with the 3gb plan because I rarely go that high.

@wr3ck3dm1nd why would you call bull on data plans costing the same amount? You're signing up for a second internet plan except this one will work just about anywhere in the country. It seems fair to me. And in all honesty the overage charges are pretty cheap. $10 per gb? It would be hard to rack up more than $20 extra.
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what the use of data for such low bandwidth?
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post #15 of 51
Boy, i'm liking my unlimited Sprint plan more and more every day. Their coverage may not be that great, but it beats getting bent over by the other carriers.

Just checked, and i've used over 7GB this month.
 
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post #16 of 51

100GB with tethering for 50 bucks would be reasonable. This is not.

post #17 of 51
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I'm typically fine with the 2GB limit, so $5 more is just a waste for me. (But the change won't affect me as long as I keep my current plan). If I remember correctly, Verizon charges $30 for only 2GB.
post #18 of 51
It's cheaper per GB, but they just make you buy more of it. It's like when Costco started selling those HUGE amounts of toliet paper.
    
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post #19 of 51
Quote:
Originally Posted by Scrappy View Post

I hate at&t but I can't switch because the only other option is verizon and I'm still grandfathered on AT&T. What is the mobile market in the US so bad?

profit before the people



edit: unless those people are shareholders
post #20 of 51
I am currently on Sprint's 4g plan (Nexus S 4g) and I can't wait for LTE.

However, I have been consistently at about 2.3gb per month. This is all on 3g, I would hate to see what 4g would do to me... but thank god I am on an unlimited plan!
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