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stick it to the carriers
Carriers actually make more money when you buy an unlock phone, since they still charge your plan the same price as everyone else. And we all know that contracted phone are cheaper because carries charge more monthly fee to recoup the lost money on the phone.

I think their point was that one wouldn't have a contract, so one could switch on a whim.

Which is good, because it increases competition.

You might still have to sign a 1 year contract for just a data/voice plan. Depends on the state where you live.
     
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I got my rezound for 49.99 + taxes. I'm quite satisfied.
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t mobile charges less when you bring your own phone.

unlimited talk text and 2gb data with a 2 year contract.
79.99/mo + tax and fees + 35 dollar activation fee.

same plan, contract free, simcard only.
59.99/mo + tax and fees + 35 dollar activation fee.
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I wonder if T-Mo will drop my rate should I purchase this phone. thinking.gif
    
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Nha.tmo wont drop my rate lol.if they accept this phone on my prepaid ill be with tmo a long while cause my plan is good but phone suck.ill gladly pay for a new simcard lol .but then i might loose wifi calling .does tmo sell nexus with wifi calling?
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t mobile charges less when you bring your own phone.
unlimited talk text and 2gb data with a 2 year contract.
79.99/mo + tax and fees + 35 dollar activation fee.
same plan, contract free, simcard only.
59.99/mo + tax and fees + 35 dollar activation fee.

How's their network coverage? And I'm not being cheeky haha, I'm genuinely curious.
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If only I didn't want to remain cheap, I'd buy this...my $10/mo plan makes it kinda overkill, and it'd just be a toy, but still..kinda pretty.
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Major highway normally good .4g is in high population area.some backroad have Ocoverage.so in those moment free wifi calling
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I got my rezound for 49.99 + taxes. I'm quite satisfied.

$50 without a contract? Where is this lol.

I wish google would ship to Canada. I would probably get one to replace my desire.
 
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I got my rezound for 49.99 + taxes. I'm quite satisfied.

Exchanged my Rezound for a Gnex within a week. Couldn't be happier.
    
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