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moving in 2 month, phone broke now


I am moving from IL to CA (San Francisco Bay Area) in about 2 months. Unfortunately, my phone broke now. I do not want to get into a new contract now because I cannot know whether the service and phone that work here would work at my new location. (Just in case service and phone do not work at the new place, i do not want to pay to get out of the contract.) What can I do?

My contract with Sprint has expired. I was planning to sign up for a new contract (with any provider) at the new location.

your suggestions are appreciated. Thank you.

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most carriers have a trial period

In reply to: moving in 2 month, phone broke now

For example, ATT gives you 30 days (not for iPhone, but for everything else) to try their service. You are only liable for the calls you make during this time and you won't be locked in. I would imagine both of the largest carriers (Verizon/ATT) would be able to give you free phones that might suit your needs if you found the service adequate.
I also suggest perusing for more info on the cellular service/region you will be using your phone after you move.


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new 3G iPhone

In reply to: most carriers have a trial period

The 3G iPhone does have a 30 trial period in which the phone can be returned (less restocking fee) unlike the original iPhone introduced in 2007 which was only 15 days.

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