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Is it worth it to get a iPhone 3GS and use it on T-Mobile service? And will the data service work if I have the data plan on my line?

Thanks!
post #2 of 10
I am heavily biased against any mobile phone (have you kids started calling them mobile devices yet?) over $30

Hell no.
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To pay for texting is daylight robbery lol...but to be honest any plan over $10 a month for a mobile device is just not a good deal imho. But how much $ are you saving on tmobile from the other provider(s)?
    
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I dont understand cuads comment, like at all.


anyways. I have an Iphone4 and a Buddy of mine also has one, I'm on AT&T and he's with Tmobile. No, he does not have internet lol Yes I have internets. BUt phone calls work and TXT's also work the same.
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post #5 of 10
The only problem is you wont get 3G, only 2g on Tmobiles network as their 3G bands are different from ATT's

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and yes the data works fine, my wife is using my old iphone 4 on tmobile with data just fine, its just 2g lol
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post #6 of 10
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Ahh thanks for giving me the answers everyone! biggrin.gif I might look into it, but I don't really need data/internet anyways, I'm always connected to WiFi. But I'm still thinking if I should switch to another carrier or not.

@AllLeafs - Well the bills is around $101 a month for 2 line w/Android Data Plan (Unlimted Data and Text)
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i got 3G on my tmobile iphone or is it just that i am living in holland?
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post #8 of 10
I would get something other than the iphone just because 2g sucks, like really, really sucks compared to tmobiles 3g. When I used to be on tmobile when I would be in areas that only got 2g it slowed to a crawl. many sites that were mostly text would take 20+ seconds to load.
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With all the new apps and different services that rely on internet for your phone, you'll wish you had 3G. Just get an Android phone smile.gif. Yep, I'm a fan boy.
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post #10 of 10
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What do you guys think would be a good upgrade on the T-Mobile? I think I can upgrade again in October this year.
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