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ms.akkineni
ms.akkineni
5/23/2019 4:32:08 PM
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Re: Slow Going At $50 A Month
Yup, certainly there is so much hype and carriers are already cashing in that. But the reality is yet to be known and experienced. We still aren't yet there i would believe.

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ms.akkineni
ms.akkineni
5/23/2019 4:28:55 PM
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Re: Slow Going At $50 A Month
This is exactly what i was eluding to. One other thing is their device trade in thing. No matter what we always end up getting very minimal to no value with this option, they just give some or the other reason. But still we end up going for that for various reasons though.

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michelle
michelle
5/19/2019 5:20:50 PM
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Re: Slow Going At $50 A Month
There is a lot of hype, that's for sure. It's long been suspected the whole 5G infrastructure might not be quite as great as advertised.

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michelle
michelle
5/19/2019 5:19:39 PM
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Re: Slow Going At $50 A Month
Heh, it's funny you say that. I just got a new phone and had to pay all the sales tax upfront even though I was using the monthly device payoff option. It was painful to pay so much tax at once.

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ms.akkineni
ms.akkineni
4/30/2019 6:58:18 PM
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Re: 5G
Even i am very interested to hear from someone that had an opportunity to experience 5G real time. I can look it up , however i would prefer that feedback from any known sources.

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ms.akkineni
ms.akkineni
4/30/2019 6:56:52 PM
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Re: Slow Going At $50 A Month
I believe these service providers are jut getting by marketing 5G with whole new promises. Once customers are signed up, that's the success. Reality check would then become secondary.

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ms.akkineni
ms.akkineni
4/30/2019 6:36:43 PM
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Re: Slow Going At $50 A Month
I hear you. The taxes and fees is a total rip off. Unfortunately we have no control over that.

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Commisio44354
Commisio44354
4/28/2019 1:56:40 PM
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Re: new name
..and as "postcript" to all the deliberations I caught up on this, it seems to me Verizon seems to stumble from one thing to another....good grief!!!

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JohnDrake
JohnDrake
3/31/2019 9:27:29 PM
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new name
I wonder what Verizon's new name will be this time. I mean, the 5G problem is a symptom. If it's a serious one, then maybe they will undergo metamorphosis they way they have every so often, with different styling but the same engine under the hood. I guess the engine must be pretty reliable to have made it this long.

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michelle
michelle
3/31/2019 3:07:05 PM
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Re: 5G
I'm curious about the cost and speed of 5G. It's been hyped for such a long time already. I wonder if it can live up to the promises.

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