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Jun 4, 2011, 10:05 AM

My Wimax2 test speeds are incredible!

2 replies

Jun 16, 2011, 9:23 PM

Galaxy S2... when is Sprint getting it??

anybody have a clue? i want this phone so bad Drooling
3 replies

Jun 30, 2011, 8:30 PM

4G Coverage

Does anyone out there know when Sprint will have 4G coverage in Greenville, SC?
15 replies

Jun 26, 2011, 2:51 PM

May be of interest : Best In Class

2 replies

Jun 23, 2011, 7:40 AM

E-mail contact for current customer

Is there an E-mail contact for customer support... I tried calling, but couldn't get my story to sound right... Thought, if I could just put everything down in an email...

My Rant
I recently move down from Ohio to WV.

I had a 614 area code on my cell phone.

Eventually I came up with the idea of getting a virtual phone number with a 304 area code.

Now, how was I to switch them.

I borrowed a phone from a friend and started up a new account, and had my 304 phone number ported in. This went with no problems.

I than switched the phone numbers for the two phone, so my 304 number was on my EVO.

After a couple weeks, of thinking about it. I decided to cancel my other phone that now had the 614 number. I did...
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Jul 1, 2011, 10:21 AM

Boost Question

Has Sprint changed things yet to allow a customer to switch to Boost or Virgin while keeping their Sprint number?
1 replies
Android Ace

Jun 22, 2011, 11:23 AM

Just got the Evo 3D at my store

In fact, I'm typing on it now. The only feature that's 3D on the phone, apparently, is the photo gallery. And it's making me dizzy : /
9 replies

Jun 23, 2011, 6:00 PM

Sprint still buying contracts?

I called customer service but the girl didn't seem to know (she would answer my questions with "i think") so figured I should check with the pro's here.

I have 2 lines with VZW....the ETF's total around 250-300....i know sprint was running a promo to buyout that still going on?

also, what is the etf for sprint smartphones?

how often do the primary and secondary lines able to get new phones at discounted prices?

thanks everyone,
7 replies

Jun 24, 2011, 11:32 PM

Question for corp store reps, best buy reps, and/or radioshack reps

I am interested in entering into the cell phone industry. Preferably in the sales aspect. I was wondering on average what is the base pay for reps at corporate stores, best buys, and also radioshack. Also, how does the commision work. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
1 replies

Jun 13, 2011, 5:27 PM

Motorola XPRT

How is the keyboard on this phone? Are the buttons really small? I want to get rid of my touch only for a keyboard.
3 replies

Jun 13, 2011, 4:57 PM

Optimus Slider

Anyone have any information on the LG Optimus Slider? Will it be 3G?

I cannot get a 4G phone due to plan restrictions and there is no 4G in my area so I am not paying the fee when I cannot even get the service.
6 replies

Jun 3, 2011, 11:24 AM

I can't choose between the HTC Evo Shift and the Samsung Epic


I'm going to be switching to Sprint soon, and I can't choose between the EVO Shift and the Epic. I love having a physical keyboard, and from looking at all their phones I've narrowed it down to those two. What should I do? What should I pick? Is there something else I should hold out for?

My contract with US Cellular runs out June 28th, so that's when I'd switch.

Any and all help is appreciated!

18 replies

May 19, 2011, 6:30 PM

iPhone 4s on Sprint

I realize nothing has been confirmed by Apple nor Sprint, but the rumor of the iPhone coming to Sprint makes me very happy. I cannot wait to have an iPhone and have my Sprint service drive it.
16 replies

Jun 5, 2011, 7:27 AM

Phone like the G2X/Sensation for Sprint (Upcoming phones)

While I live in Auckland, NZ I still travel to the USA quite a bit for work. Currently I have a G2X with T-Mobile (unlocked, rooted running CM7 nightly) that I connect to a Sprint MiFi hotspot for data purposes.

My TMO coverage is suspect at best whereas my Sprint MiFi is incredible and because of that I usually have my G2X connected to the Mifi with Wifi calling enabled. Since I can get some fairly heavy discounts with Sprint through my client (23% monthly discount with $200 hardware credit per annum on approved devices) I'm thinking about just dropping TMO and going solely with Sprint.

What I need help with is that the current Android lineup for Sprint is underwhelming when compared to my G2X which is one of the best phones I ever ...
1 replies

Jun 6, 2011, 7:02 AM

Evo 3D Finally Confimed for June 24th

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Jun 9, 2011, 3:45 PM

Proof Sprint is going LTE

Job posted on sprints website.

Job Description As a Technology Development Strategist III, you will be a subject matter expert in 4G Advanced technologies (WiMAX, LTE, LTE-Advanced, 802.16m, etc.) as it is defined today and as it is expected to evolve over the next several years. With this expertise, you will develop technical strategies to direct network architecture and implementation and guide device, network and product development teams to produce a coordinated evolution of Sprint’s wireless service.

· Expertise in 4G (LTE and WiMAX) Air Interface technologies

· Global understanding of technology ecosystem for both 3G and 4G tec...

Mar 24, 2011, 3:30 PM

Get 15%-23% off your Sprint bill

Hey here's a sweet deal I found.

You can get 15%-23% off your monthly bill, a $50 service credit, $25 rebate, $100 Mail in rebate, and free car charger

Here's a link to the site I found it on »
22 replies

May 30, 2011, 10:38 AM

anyone know when sprint is releasing the bold touch?

when is the release date for the bold touch?
3 replies

Jun 3, 2011, 1:11 PM

EVO 2.3 Update question

On my rooted EVO i use a 2.2 rom. Is it safe to do the official 2.3 update? Or will it screw everything up?
Android Ace

May 6, 2011, 7:28 PM

Urgent Sprint issue from a store rep...

I work at a 3rd party Sprint store (United Cellular).

An couple entered my store today and expressed their desire to terminate one of the lines on their account which was still in contract (ETF $180) and immediately add a new line with a Data 450 plan and an HTC Evo. I was happy to add a new line for them and thoroughly went over all the ramifications of terminating a line. They understood and asked me to set it up.

Since I'm not able to cancel a line in store (not sure if even a corporate location can do that) I called account services and told the rep what the customers wanted. He asked to speak to the customers. He apparently told them that it would actually be cheaper to buy the phone at retail cost (485.00) and that if they did t...
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