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I stopped reading other posts right here.



Seriously? You're seriously going to say that? Do you people ever stop complaining? It's on AT&T, and people complain about the network. Now it gets switched to Verizon, and you say it has a crap network. Wow, dude. Complaining for the sake of complaining?
Yea i was thinking just that

I have the iPhone4. I have had plenty of phone's. no names to Motorola and the iPhone family. And I have had very different experiences with reception. with my very first phone i had to stand near my window or at my computer to get reception! The iPhone 4 is excceptional,not the best when it comes to signal. It has Great reception with or without the case and I cannot get "death grip" to do its thing. I guess my area is AT&T dominant.

Overall, It is not the network, it's the phone, deal with it!
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As for the iPhone 4, all they have to do is put a case on it. Verizon basically got a hand me down on the IPhone 4. Apple is not going to redesign a phone for CDMA. It's nothing new. My BlackBerry 9700 also will loose signal strength if I grip it a certain way, just like my iPhone4
     
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I had corporate rates plans , so I wasn't getting raped that BAD , LOL
yea the sad thing was, both me and my wife were eligable for upgrade, so i ordered through newegg. instead of doing upgrades they did add a lines and it took almost 2 weeks to ship the phones due to some problem. when they finally shipped they took another week. it took us a week with the local go wireless before they found out the problem was the whole add a line(we were unable to call eachother when we dial our numbers it rang and went to voice mail. after the whole ordeal, newegg wouldnt take em back since it was past 30 days without having verizon charge us the $350 disconnect charge..so i have 2 lines i never use and HAVE to have the data plans on...sucks. only 1 more year of that though.
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yea the sad thing was, both me and my wife were eligable for upgrade, so i ordered through newegg. instead of doing upgrades they did add a lines and it took almost 2 weeks to ship the phones due to some problem. when they finally shipped they took another week. it took us a week with the local go wireless before they found out the problem was the whole add a line(we were unable to call eachother when we dial our numbers it rang and went to voice mail. after the whole ordeal, newegg wouldnt take em back since it was past 30 days without having verizon charge us the $350 disconnect charge..so i have 2 lines i never use and HAVE to have the data plans on...sucks. only 1 more year of that though.
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Damn, you're getting
lol yep. more my fault then anyone elses. i saw the phone number listed wrong on the order form and thought it was still cause of the screwup.
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post #26 of 29
I just got the Verizon iphone yesterday and so far, so good. I get great reception at work even with several CNC machines throwing out all kinds of interference. If you don't grip the phone like a ham-fisted lumox, it works awesome.
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post #27 of 29
I'm only paying 230-240 with 3 unlimited data plans and a smartphone plan and 5 phones with 1400 minutes.

AT&T has better reception in my area, but overall, Verizon has better coverage across the United States.
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Some people like AT&T. Some people like verizon. Some people like the iPhone. Some don't.


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If you think Verizon's network is bad, you should try AT&T's.
The first phone call I made this morning dropped and I am using atnt! It sucks! I rebooted my phone and the second call was a success! Ive been with att for 10 years and I did drop call once in a while but never and I mean NEVER- Like the iphone 4! This thing sucks! Love the phone but wish it wouldn't drop calls.
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