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Best Verizon Reception PHONE

by Skyhound / December 29, 2004 2:37 AM PST

Does anyone have any comments on a Verizon CDMA phone that has the best reception? My guess is it's not probably a new model, but some older out of date model that no one likes because it's a bar phone.

I have a friend that lives in the mountains/fringe coverage area and I want to get her a phone and a Motorola T720 is "no coverage" which is odd in itself for Verizon.


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Samsung a650
by dave1973 / December 29, 2004 11:04 AM PST

I bought the Samsung a650 flip phone and it has better reception than my old Motorola 120c. It works inside my local Kmart and Meijer stores, where my Motorola 120c wouldn't. There are areas where I still find weak spots, even with my new phone, but this phone works in spots that my old phone didn't. While in the Milwaukee area, my phone worked just fine along I-94 and I-43 in Milwaukee County. Once I got into Ozaukee County, reception was still terrible, even with the new phone. As long as the phone shows 1 bar, you'll get calls with minimal breakup. My Motorola 120c required at least 3 bars for good reception.

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verizon phone
by azehn / January 8, 2005 7:25 AM PST

i have the lg vx7000 great reception,best i have had and easy to use than motorola,great video.

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Re: best Verizon phone
by jefs / January 8, 2005 7:49 AM PST

I agree with Dave.
I took his suggestion and purchased the Samsung and it does a super job as a phone.

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Best Server
by crossing23 / January 8, 2005 7:53 AM PST

I had AT&T for 5 years getting lousey reception.
Then by luck one of their salespeople told me that the poor service I was getting had nothing to do with my phone, but it was AT&T's service.
I then changed to verizon, and love them! Huge difference!
Hope this helps.

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