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Phantom-Babe

Aug 19, 2011, 1:03 PM

Just signed up for US Cellular, and I want to change my phone?

Yesterday (8/18/11) we signed up for US Cellular on the web. We got three LG Saber phones on the Family Essential Plus plan (1500 minutes, Unlimited Messaging, 5 GB of data per line) because the total that we'd have to pay for the day would only be $0.03, and we have -$173 in the bank account. I got an email saying the phones would arrive sometime next week. I don't want an LG Saber. I had a Motorola Devour with Verizon, so the LG Saber is a bit too basic for me. I was actually interested in the LG Genesis. I will have the money to pay for the phone on September 15. Can I change my phone? Will I get any crazy fees?
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SAWig

Sep 7, 2011, 11:20 PM

Confirming new phones coming soon

I seen today on a rebate form the htc wildfire s and desire 2. Still waiting to see what higher end phones come like the motorola electrify.
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yourvoiceofreason

Jul 27, 2011, 11:40 PM

USCC-National Carrier....Since when?

Im not trying to pick on US Cellular, but I have recently seen ads that say "Get the highest call quality and network satisfaction of any national carrier".

My question is, since when did US Cellular become a national carrier? I, as well as the industry itself, have always considered it a regional carrier (sometimes I have heard "super-regional carrier"). I hope it isn't that someone decided to call USCC a national carrier in one survey, and USCC started running with this description of itself, saying it is a national carrier all of a sudden.

Maybe this should not bother me as much as it does. But I feel like US Cellular is always trying to be what it is not. It always tries to portray itself as one of the big carriers, when it is ...
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Gordberg1

Sep 7, 2011, 8:23 PM

Phone Pricing Scheme?

So i have been a long time USCC customer and i am looking at renewing and getting a new phone. the phone i want is advertised for $39.99 after 50 MIR. But to qualify for the rebate you HAVE to have a $14.95/month plan for 3 months. So to eliminate pennies. You pay $90 for a phone. spend another $45 in a data plan and then get $50 back...To me this isn't a $40 phone it is a $85 phone. False advertising on the cost of the phone?
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USCELLGIRL

Oct 2, 2010, 3:59 PM

WAKE UP...means more than you think

The reason The Belief Project is going to wake up the wireless industry is not just based on ground breaking value. We have to change the way we think about wireless. The industry is so cost based that customers have no clue about the value of what they are paying for...or currently lack there of. The Top 5 spend millions of $$ each year telling consumers what phone they should get with no focus on their actual reoccuring charges. A majority of consumers don't stay with their carries because they want to, rather because they have to. Either they are trapped by a certain device or they realize its the same where ever they go. We have the lowest churn rate in the industry, thats because we are smaller and have had the opportunity to prov...
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minormovement

Sep 10, 2011, 8:54 AM

Blackberry Torch

I just got the Blackberry Torch. I have had blackberry for years and years. Last year I tried the HTC Desire. It was an amazing phone but the email capabilities never compared to a blackberry. I ended up going back to my old curve. Recently I tried the Mesmerize. The screen was beautiful and features on Android are amazing, but once again I was constantly annoyed with not getting my email all the time. I know I'm probably the minority, but I think I will stick with blackberry. I think the Torch is an amazing phone. I couldn't be happier with it, except if it had a "slide it" keyboard like the android. Does anyone else have this phone?
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fooge

Aug 22, 2011, 8:08 PM

Blackberry Torch

Any idea when the new Torch is hitting USCC? I noticed Sprint launched theirs today and I was hoping that US Cellular would roll it out at the same time.
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madcaesar

Aug 3, 2011, 10:49 AM

When is Android 2.3 coming to the HTC Merge?

Does anyone know if USC is testing and getting ready to push this out? It seems like we're always the last to get the good stuff.

Any news?
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usccbuzz

Aug 26, 2011, 9:58 AM

A new blog site on US Cellular.

Hello everybody. Their is a new blog site for US Cellular, that people can help run a community blog on it. PhoneScoop is great site for a forum use. But, we all so need a site for a blog and even a pod-casting show. I am work on one now and need help. I need the US Cellular community to help with site. Monitor, blog, articles, phone reviews, videos, photos and pod-casting. I started the website with blogger and then move over to a hosted site after awhile.

So, please email me to help. Anybody can join. Fan of US Cellular, US Cellular Customer, US Cellular Agent and US Cellular Corp. Even Cellular Phone Providers and Accessories Providers too.

Thank you,

Administrator: George Balageorge
Email: usccbuzz@gmail.com
Website: www.usc...
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bdowd18

Aug 8, 2011, 5:12 PM

Tiered plans...

Does anyone have any information as to when we can expect USCC to follow in the footsteps of Verizon and force these upon us?
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hobble

Aug 1, 2011, 2:48 PM

Belief Plan

I'm wondering if someone knows where I can get detailed information on the belief plan. Specifically in regards to etf's when switching from a contract to the belief plan.
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jffranco5777

Jul 14, 2011, 12:24 AM

When will the HTC Desire S be released?

I have been reading on various sites that where getting the Desire S, checked out the vids of this phone on YouTube, and it could possibly be my next device. A part of me still wants to hold out for the Motorola phone we are supposedly getting, which sounds an awful lot like the Motorola Photon Sprint is getting. Is there any solid info on when these phones may be coming out?
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The Truth Finder

Jul 23, 2011, 11:17 AM

John "Jack" Rooney deceased???

Crying or Very sad Is it true? I haven't heard anything from any credible news source or website.
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Ant1021

Jul 8, 2011, 7:49 PM

Windows 7 Phone

I recently got the new Windows 7 Phone, the HTC 7 Pro. I'm wondering if there are any apps in the marketplace that will keep track of my data usage, similar to the 3G Watchdog app for Androids. Also, is there an app that will show me all the apps that are running on my phone? again similar to what Androids have.
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Lbernhardt

Jul 19, 2011, 1:01 PM

Galaxy s2??

Is there any word of a gs2 phone coming to USC? I might cry if we don't get it.. I have the mesmerize now and I'm extremely happy with it but literally drool with the thought of the gs2!
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lutzdsm

Jun 20, 2011, 11:34 AM

Any Idea on which 3 HTC Phones are being Tested?

In the release U.S. Cellular stated 3 new HTC phones will be release before the end of the year. Any ideas on what 3 are being tested?
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bdowd18

Jul 11, 2011, 3:43 PM

Blackberry Users

http://crackberry.com/blackberry-torch-9850-curve-93 ... »

Torch 9850 is a good sign. Wish to see the Bold coming soon too as well. Let's hope these pass testing and make it inside stores.
SAWig

Jun 28, 2011, 11:04 AM

Where will LTE be available at?

I was wondering where in Iowa would LTE be available. I know that Des Moines and some other city have it. But will it be any coverage outside of central Iowa?
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screamtoolate

Jun 21, 2011, 11:56 PM

Motorola Xoom or Galaxy?

I would like to buy the Xoom.. But, I can only get wi-fi.

-No deals.
-No plan available
-No rebate

Same price as Best Buy, Walmart, and McDonalds. At least there I can use coupons and get a discount.

I can get the Galaxy for a 2 year service but its going to be discontinued soon. And doesn't have guts aren't as good as the Xoom. I hear US Cell is going to be offering personal wi-fi like the others. But, not for a while yet. Any thoughts on the 2 Tabs?
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SAWig

Jun 18, 2011, 12:52 AM

Any news out there on LTE and its phones coming to USC?

I want to wait till a good LTE phone comes out. Any ideas on what phones it may be and the dates on them? My contract is up and I need a new phone.
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