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Anyway comments would be appreciated.
Shopping in Hong Kong
We are from Canada and we don't know what we must look for to get a phone that will work when we'll come back...
Our friend, who live in HK and come back times to times to Canada, told us that we need GSM tri-band phones. With some research, i found the obvious: many service providers in Canada are GSM compatible and most phones are tri-band (or even quad-band).
Still, is there any other compatibility features i must look for ?
What's the difference between locked and unlocked in a phone ?
Thanks for helping a noob
Best World Phone - CDMA+GSM or Quad GSM
At first I thought a quad-band GSM is what I'm looking for. But what about a dual-mode CDMA and GSM phone?
I would like to buy an Asian phone to use and use it back in the states too.
Internation phone service and phone options: currently with verizon
I'm moving overseas next month and searching for my best options for cellphone service. I'm leaving to Israel in mid-march and verizon's options for service are limited if any.
The only option presented has been this:
for the price of $349.
I'm researching into other phones that I could use with my verizon service (global only) and hopefully I will be able to stay with verizon.
Verizon does not have international calling plans, so my only options now are cellphones.
I thank everybody ahead of time for the help and any suggestions, cellphone advice or personal experience.
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