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As far as I'm concerned with U.S subscribers, GSM is only for outside the U.S?

Nope, both AT&T and T-Mobile use GSM.
I'm talking about Verizon.tongue.gif


In either case, this does make me think about moving over to At&t.

Time to compare the services and cost benefit....


I just realized, At&t is even worse than Verizon. tongue.gif

Why is there no good GSM carrier in the US?
Edited by Lettuceman - 10/5/12 at 2:20pm
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post #72 of 101
@this whole GSM discussion...

So you mean to tell me, if I buy a phone in the United States, the phone is not mine and I'm restricted to simply *call* with it? o_O
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@this whole GSM discussion...
So you mean to tell me, if I buy a phone in the United States, the phone is not mine and I'm restricted to simply *call* with it? o_O

No no...its the network band thats different. You own the phone.
    
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I'm on AT&T, so not complaining. But, it doesn't make any sense for them to make such a hot device exclusive when Windows really needs market share.
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I would had ditched my iPhone 5 for this if it was available on verizon.
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I was going to switch to Verizon from AT&T until I read this thread.
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Exclusive? On an ecosystem that is struggling to get market share against huge players this is probably the stupidest thing you can do. I've come to the conclusion that every company involved in the cell phone game is literally retarded. I'm dead serious. How can these multi-billion dollar companies be this retarded.

I concur.
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I was going to switch to Verizon from AT&T until I read this thread.

 

 

The Lumia 920 is LIMITED excusivity... 32 days.

(Nokia idn't bank their whole company on a phone, only to be sold to some americans.)

 

 

Verizon will get the Nokia too.. they just didn't want to pay for the exclusivity rights, because they do not have to market thier network as badly as AT&T.

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The Lumia 920 is LIMITED excusivity... 32 days.
(Nokia idn't bank their whole company on a phone, only to be sold to some americans.)


Verizon will get the Nokia too.. they just didn't want to pay for the exclusivity rights, because they do not have to market thier network as badly as AT&T.

Do you have any source backing up these claims?
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Just wait it out, Verizon will probably get an even better one in a months time.
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