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    What version of Android did they take it to? I...

    What version of Android did they take it to? I like what I've seen of the Flex and the Flex 2 and might consider going to GSM with it, but it looks to be a rare phone that was well liked so not...
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    Those Flexes look to have the specs I'm looking...

    Those Flexes look to have the specs I'm looking for. What do you mean "ROM development stopped"?

    Unfortunately I'm also looking for a CDMA phone and the Flex and Flex 2 are showing as GSM only...
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    Any current or former G4 users care to add their...

    Any current or former G4 users care to add their experience? GPS and RF are high on my priority list, wondering how much of a problem they are here...
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    Back Buttons/Smooth sides?

    Missing my GoPhone Pheonix 2 since 'upgrading'. The volume/power buttons on the back and tap-to-wake features being key. Looking for a little upgrade in the guts, what is out there with improved...
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    Bought an unlock code from cellunlocker.net for...

    Bought an unlock code from cellunlocker.net for this. Cellunlocker's customer service seemed even less competent than tracfone's, which is an amazing feat, but eventually I got the code and it...
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    Going through 3rd party, waiting on code now....

    Going through 3rd party, waiting on code now. Question is, how do I know what network it is on? Someone said T-Mobil, but is that just US TelCel or Mexico also? Can I count on my AT&T BYOP SIM to...
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    The T-mobile coverage map shows "partner" for...

    The T-mobile coverage map shows "partner" for right around my place, meaning AT&T? Is that just for data, will a TF TMO SIM use an AT&T tower for voice/texting?

    It is Telcel (Mexico). Unlock code...
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    Ug, should have asked before messing around with...

    Ug, should have asked before messing around with it. I thought it might be the TF account PIN they ask for when I call in. Looks like I used up most of my attempts to enter the unlock code on that...
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    Tracfone BYOP on Telcel Phone?

    Bought a used Sony GSM phone that has Telcel branding in the software. I tried to transfer my number from another GSM phone using the TF website and an old BYOP kit I had lying around. After...
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    If less than 400 minutes are needed for the year,...

    If less than 400 minutes are needed for the year, the $99 400-minute card is the better deal at 20% savings off the $125 card...
  11. I have one phone on GSM and one on CDMA. Both...

    I have one phone on GSM and one on CDMA. Both transfers are to old Tracfone branded phones on the same networks respectively so there should be no abnormal network delays. Since they are TF branded,...
  12. I had my phone stolen and thought I could simply...

    I had my phone stolen and thought I could simply reactivate my old Sunset with a new BYOP SIM and transfer service from that number over. I tried doing so with automated systems a few times and was...
  13. Thread: Radio Receivers

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    How about bands, are those just about country and...

    How about bands, are those just about country and network providers, or will various bands offer better reception in the same area under the same provider as others?
  14. Thread: Radio Receivers

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    I don't have the resources of a Consumer Reports...

    I don't have the resources of a Consumer Reports organization, not realistic to buy and test each phone available.

    So with all the cell phone analysis going on out there, there isn't a site that...
  15. Thread: Radio Receivers

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    Radio Receivers

    I spend most of my time on the edge of cellular and/or wifi reception. Obviously the way these signals travel around on the balls of ether we call air is random and unpredictable, but much seems to...
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    Has anything changed in the last 18 months? I...

    Has anything changed in the last 18 months? I looked at wifi calling with an iPhone, and the Apple website says Tracfone is a supported carrier. When i tried to activate it, the iPhone directed me to...
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    Sticky: Called them up, it only works between 1PM and 7PM...

    Called them up, it only works between 1PM and 7PM Pacific time, and only with Paypal as payment. The fact that they don't put this clearly relevant information in that page linked to makes me want to...
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    Sticky: Has anyone used it successfully yet? When i enter...

    Has anyone used it successfully yet? When i enter it, i get "Looks like this code isn't ready yet. Please try again later." 2PM CST on an Android, no further updates for the eBay app available...
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    Sticky: No idea about the seller, but at $125 the 1500...

    No idea about the seller, but at $125 the 1500 Smartphone card is one of the worst deals Tracfone offers, maybe they feel the need to sell a certain number of them even though they aren't a physical...
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    I went with an iPhone SE for $99 today. Sales tax...

    I went with an iPhone SE for $99 today. Sales tax pushed me over the budget by $5, but sail a V. Meets or exceeds all of the criteria although i'll have to see what it is like going to a 4" screen.
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    Sticky: The ST iPhone SE appeared on the Best Buy Website...

    The ST iPhone SE appeared on the Best Buy Website for $99 about 6 hours ago, around when they opened locally.
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    Sticky: The iPhone SE for $99 is with SIMPLE Mobile....

    The iPhone SE for $99 is with SIMPLE Mobile. Those work fine on TF BYOP?
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    Sticky: The target website says this is in store only and...

    The target website says this is in store only and the $99 price requires a service plan purchase?
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    So far the only sure one i've spotted is the...

    So far the only sure one i've spotted is the Kyocera Duraforce. Meets my minimum standards (16G) and is available around for $60. I could do with the questionable camera, but it is a tank with a...
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    Best Compact Under $100

    As all of the branded TF offerings have become more powerful, they have also grown larger. I don't see a 4.5" with more than 8G storage from them. The 5s and SE iPhones have the internals to do some...
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