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Poll Results: With AT&T taking over T-Mobile, what will you do?

 
  • 34% (14)
    Stay with the new AT&T-Mobile! (What could possibly go wrong?)
  • 17% (7)
    Switch to Verizon the instant my 2 year plan is up!
  • 17% (7)
    Switch to Verizon NOW!
  • 31% (13)
    Switch to Sprint / Stay with Sprint
41 Total Votes  
post #11 of 22
Since I work at a major telecom company (TELUS) across the north border and I deal with them DAILY, I am crossing fingers that T-Mobile techs are nicer and less pushy than AT&T ones... Verizon ones are the nicest people thought!
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post #12 of 22
I have been with AT&T for about 8 years. I haven't had any problems that they haven't taken care of quickly for me. I have never had any coverage issues either.

I know everyone has thier opinions, but with the problems I had with what was Verizon before it was Verizon and based on all the problems my friends have had with them over the past few years, I will happily stay with AT&T.

I hope all the T-mobile customers get taken care of. I know how it is to be with a carrier and all of a sudden get the stump up the rump!
    
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post #13 of 22
I will be switching to sprint, from Verizon.
post #14 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by shlunky View Post
I have been with AT&T for about 8 years. I haven't had any problems that they haven't taken care of quickly for me. I have never had any coverage issues either.
...
Similar for me. I have been with AT&T since 1997 (Well, started as Houston Cellular bought by BellSouth/SBC Communications bought by Cingular bought by AT&T).
Coverage in Houston area has always been awesome (as well as between Houston and Oklahoma City and Houston and Alexandria La), never had a problem with customer service, bills are not too bad (until I just got wireless internet).

My brother is on T-mobile right now and said he could care less either way. Not sure what he pays (5 phones, 3 with data and unlimited texting).
Edited by blupupher - 3/27/11 at 5:29pm
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post #15 of 22
Sticking with ATT.

Have had no issues with them for the past what... 6-9 years... why switch?

I'm happy with what I got
    
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post #16 of 22
I'm on T-Mobile's unlimited everything Even More Plus family plan, and I have a feeling AT&T won't let that go on for too long. I'm not on a contract, so I have a feeling I'll end up on Sprint, but we'll see. AT&T has been really slow to adopt anything but the Iphone and I don't like them in general. Verizon seems pretty pricey, but I would consider them as well.
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post #17 of 22
Where's the option to stay wtih Verizon?
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post #18 of 22
Switch now. They have the right to raise prices, even if you have a "contract". And trust me. Monopoly on GSM = higher prices
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post #19 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by SIMPSONATOR View Post
Switch now. They have the right to raise prices, even if you have a "contract". And trust me. Monopoly on GSM = higher prices
Why should we trust you?

Anyway, if they do raise your price, you can exit the contract without an early termination fee, since THEY broke the contract.
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post #20 of 22
I'll keep my $60/month Even More Plus plan (500 talk / unlimited text / unlimited data) and my HD2, until they raise the prices or force me into a contract.

Then I'll switch to some local GSM carrier. The same service on today's AT&T would cost me $80/month at minimum.

Correction: AT&T doesn't even have unlimited plans... it's 2GB tops, and it's $20 extra for tethering. Even worse.
Edited by nookkin - 4/3/11 at 5:50pm
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