Around the World
Best Source for Unlocked Phones?
1. A quad band phone
2. An unlocked phone
3. A Nokia most likely
That said it seems my options are very limited based on what is avaialable on the market. For all the globe trotters (and anyone that considers themselves an expert on the topic) can you please recommend any phones I might consider? Futhermore, is anyone familiar with a good third party carrier that sells unlocked phones?
Note, I'm very open to other options so please feel free to e-mail me privately if you hav...
I have found the best source for an unlocked phone is eBay. There are several websites that offer unlocked phones, but the price is usually inflated.
For real, try eBay.
The Moto V551 is what I was leaning towards over the RAZR V3 but I'm curious about the new Nokia (6101/6102) that has sort of hit the market. It's a tri band and I want to know if I really need a quad band for overseas travel. Your thoughts?
This information completely clears up my confusion on this topic. Unfortunately it also tells me that the new Nokia 6101/6102 that many have been lusting over will not work for me.
SO, any recommendations for other quad band phones I might consider with very good reception since it seems I won't be able to get a Nokia? I had previously looked at the Motorola V551 but was steered away when I was told Nokias had the best reception.
The 6101 is the Eurasian Version
This is the version that TMobile seems to be carrying so I may get this phone after all. Getting pretty good reviews that I've read on CNet.
The quad band supports all of the bands instead of tri, which only supports three. I would probably say that going with quad is better for you especially just in case one of the bands arenâ€™t supported.
I hope your travels will be filled with wonderful expe...
Do you do much travel overseas? If so, do you think I could do OK with a tri band phone (thinking about that new Nokia; whenever it actually hits the market in my area is another question)?