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buy a 25$ case and your problem is solved they did give out free bumpers when it first came out hell you can probly find a 10$ case and it will be fine
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Originally Posted by JAM3S121 View Post
pretty sure verizon and at&t use completely different networks, GSM and CDMA which means the a iphone made for the at&t network can't just put on Verizon.. that's why we've seen jailbroken iphones on all the other networks BUT Verizon.
Wow... I have no idea how to respond to this mess...
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post #23 of 30
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buy a 25$ case and your problem is solved they did give out free bumpers when it first came out hell you can probly find a 10$ case and it will be fine
i still think that if you think you are still having problems and did not get a case during the free case program time period or have a new iphone that they will give you a free bumper
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Wow... I have no idea how to respond to this mess...
What he said is basically correct. The AT&T iPhone can be unlocked to work with T-Mobile. Those two networks use GSM, therefore that version of the iPhone cannot in any way operate on Verizon or Sprint's CMDA network. Your previous statement of how Apple is just "offloading" AT&T iPhones for use on Verizon is wrong, it can't happen.
 
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Quote:
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What he said is basically correct. The AT&T iPhone can be unlocked to work with T-Mobile. Those two networks use GSM, therefore that version of the iPhone cannot in any way operate on Verizon or Sprint's CDMA network. Your previous statement of how Apple is just "offloading" AT&T iPhones for use on Verizon is wrong, it can't happen.
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post #26 of 30
I don't see how this is surprising. The antenna on the phone is identical to the AT&T one (or whoever carries the iPhone). The only difference *should* be the radio receiving the signal.
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post #27 of 30
This thread confirms a long suspected hypothesis:

We STILL don't like Apple products on this forum!

You may now continue with your day-to-day life.
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post #28 of 30
^^^
Yeah, but at least this gives a real reason why to hate Apple...

I used to like Apple until they started shoveling out the shoddy goods that they don't support for more than a few moments, or have some oddball feature that is a deal breaker. I think a cell phone that fails to work when one is holding it is a major deal breaker - along with the proprietary App Store garbage which gives people no freedom of real choices. Of course, the real fail in this country is that our cell phone providers are overpriced and garbage at the same time...
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C'mon guys... we knew this already.
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post #30 of 30
I've had a iPhone 4 for quite a while now and I have NEVER dropped a call or had any problems with it. The press just wants to make a big deal about it because they know anything related to apple will get them so views. Views = more money for them.
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