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What's the Best Verizon Non-Data Plan Phone?

by kimbahpnam / August 8, 2010 8:24 AM PDT

I'm looking for a phone that doesn't include the $9.99 data plan...don't need it, don't want it. This will likely mean that the phone I'm looking for is a discontinued one. So, what's the best discontinued phone that doesn't require a data plan? I use a Samsung D900 (ATT) which is a 3MP camera and really thin slider. I don't know if it can get better than that, but I have to switch to Verizon...any help?

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Nah
by Pepe7 / August 9, 2010 5:41 AM PDT

There are plenty of basic flip phones that would fit the bill for you switching to Verizon. The D900 on ATT certain is not what I would call a 'good' handset (even on ATT's scale).

Anyway, check out one of the following currently available free models that won't cost you an additional $9.99/mo for data.

Nokia 2705
LG Accolade
LG Cosmos
Samsung Smooth

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Smartphone Activation without Data Plan.
by stevephillips79 / August 9, 2010 10:30 PM PDT

Hi,
HTC XV6800, XV6900, or the Palm Centro you can activate they w/o a data plan.If you do decide to activate a smart-phone w/o paying for an unlimited data plan, make sure you "block national access" on the phone.

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xv6900
by Steven8993 / August 18, 2011 9:11 PM PDT

Are you absolutely positive you can activate the xv6900 without having toset up a data plan?

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Nothing with the carriers is set in stone
by Pepe7 / August 19, 2011 2:37 AM PDT
In reply to: xv6900

They can change their policies day to day if they like. First, contact a reliable Verizon rep you trust and inquire before obtaining the device.

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(NT) The best post I've read today!
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 19, 2011 2:47 AM PDT
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by fore1158 / August 12, 2010 10:46 AM PDT

LG Accolade
Samsung Smooth

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