Home  ›  Carriers  ›


Info & Phones News Reviews › Forum  

You must log in to post.


Jun 15, 2004, 4:24 PM

phone question

I'm kind of new to the cellular company researching thing. I've had Tmobile/Voicestream for years and I'm not looking to go anywhere else. I've been looking at other companies with my boyfriend whose contract expires next week. I was told by the cingular and att rep that they can special order any phone they don't carry in there store that works on their network.

Now I like Tmobile's phones in the UK, and I was wondering if anyone had imported a phone through tmobile or special ordered one. I've been waiting 2 years to get a new phone and my poor v60 cannot last much longer, but I really dislike all of the US tmobile phones.

2 replies

Jun 13, 2004, 11:11 AM

Mobile-to-Mobile for Prepaid "EasySpeak"

Hello again, all:

I'm having difficulty getting the level of precision I want with the search engine here. Putting "mobile-to-mobile" in quotes in the search give me nothing but pages without the phrase even in it. So I apologize in advance if the following question has been answered already.

My question is, if my friend has T-Mobile regular service, and I get EasySpeak service, will my friend be charged for calling me or vice versa, or will the mobile-to-mobile that he has kick in so that the call will be free for him?

Thanks to all who may help!
1 reply

Mar 28, 2004, 11:29 AM

Existing Customers = Instant Rebate for Samsung X105?

Are current customers eligible for this $130 instant rebate? I've had service for more than 12 months now and I've never upgraded...But I need to! Smile
13 replies

Jun 7, 2004, 6:48 PM

Reconnect Fee

I am currently with another company and I forgot to pay my bill one month while I was in the hospital. I know this was my responsibility so I did pay the reconnect fee but it was $36.00 per line. I have 4 lines!!!! $148 dollars! sheesh kind of steep... what is the t-mobile reconnect fee per line?
5 replies

Jun 12, 2004, 8:27 PM

LG Phones

Will T-Mobile ever carry LG phones?
1 reply

AD       discussions continues below...


Jun 6, 2004, 5:24 PM

Question about early termination fee.

This is a question probably for T-mobile reps. I have been with T-mobile since October of 2003. On January 2nd I got another line of service so I could add my wife, so I got the family plan. The signal has not been good where I live ( 30 miles north of Austin, Texas.) So I would like to cancel my service contract early. Now, I am thinking that since the time when I bought the second phone for the second line was January 2nd, that this is probably my date next year that my contract will expire, right? If so, that leaves around 7 months until it expires, which is way too long to put up with all of these dropped calls and overall bad reception. My question is this: Since I have 2 lines on one contract, will I be charged twice, which is $200x2=$...
5 replies

Jun 11, 2004, 12:42 PM

Secure Mail Connector desktop program???

I had something I downloaded from the T-Mobile site that allowed me to access my MS Outlook mail on my phone (via TZones). My office upgraded OS and I lost the program. I can't find it on TMobile's site to save my life.

Anyone know what I'm talking about and how to get it??

Many thanks
1 reply

Jun 7, 2004, 3:04 PM

Which phones support manual call forwarding?

I was wondering if there are any phones that allow me to forward calls manually to a specified number. I.E., I am at home and do not want to use any of my whenever minutes, whenever I see an incoming call I would like to have an option of pressing a button and it would forward the call to the home number. I know most phones have the unavailable call forwading feature but since I am not the only person who uses the home line I can't allow it to forward all my missed calls to the home number.
6 replies

May 28, 2004, 10:38 PM

Question about Buying Tmobile service

ok, i want to find a cheap place to buy tmobile service from,... im gona be turning 18 on the 31st, need a plan, cant afford prepaid anymore,. have heard tmobile is cheap,. how much of a deposit am i gonna have to pay for? plus, i want a really good deal on the phone i want, the Samsung SGH-E715, everywhere i look its $299, i also want to know if there are any better like text message and internet packages suck as cingulars "media packages", cuz i text message alot! and if i get a camera phone,.. im gonna be using that ALOT! i dont know if i wanna buy it online tho,.. unless i can get a super good deal, plus if i get a tmobile national coverage plan, if i dont get service in a certain area, will it roam for me with no cost? cuz i know the co...
9 replies

Jun 4, 2004, 10:25 PM

E-Mail without Data Plan or add on?

I have a family shared plan, and 2 of the lines are on blackberry 6230's that I bought off ebay. So they are just phone plans with 500 text messages/mo. I can send email through text messages, but when I try to "send email" it wont sent, it just says "pending". Is there a way to get the blackberrys to send email without getting a data plan?
1 reply

Jun 4, 2004, 7:29 PM

What's the final verdict on unlocking T-mobile GSM phones?

I've read various posting on how you can or cannot unlock a Tmobile GSM phone.

Bottom line just got a samsung e105 from T-mobile, and I want to unlock it to use in any country that has GSM900 service with a local SIM card from that country. If you have specific insturctions on how to totally unlock the phone, please post a responce.

1 reply

Jun 3, 2004, 1:44 PM

Samsung e715 indoor reception issue???

Does anyone else have problems getting indoor reception on the e715?

My old Nokia 8265 w/ AT&T used to get great indoors at work and at home. My new e715 has really spotty indoor reception. Mad

I don't know if the problem is T-Mobile service or the internal antenna design (however, my Nokia had an interanl antenna also and no problems).

1 reply

Jun 1, 2004, 12:47 AM

T-Mobile in So. Cal

I am undecided between T-Mobile and Nextel. I know TMo is more sensible, and allows me to travel overseas with the same phone. Any one have any thoughts on these two for use in Caifornia?
1 reply

May 31, 2004, 5:52 AM

T-mobile or Verizon in NYC area???

I currently use Sprint and am debating between
T-mobile and Verizon.I've read better things about Verizon but T-Mobile gives you more minutes for the same price and has a better selection of phones.
So how is the service in NYC area?
What's the difference between T-zones and unlimited internet?
Can you access msn hotmail thru t-zones?
If you have a phone that supports email clients
would you need t-zones?
1 reply

May 28, 2004, 7:26 PM

Rate plans for Canada

Does anybody know what the cost is to call canada? ATTWS has an extra $20 and extends the nation wide plan to Canada. Anybody know ?

3 replies

May 20, 2004, 10:37 PM

T-Mobile Service in Cleveland

Anyone have any opinions or comments on T-Mobile service in the Cleveland area? Coverage in buildings?
6 replies

May 28, 2004, 1:45 PM

1 megapixel camera phones.

Does anyone know when T-mobile will offer 1 megapixel camera phones?
3 replies

May 28, 2004, 9:19 PM

New forum

Any wireless industry employee who wants to check out something new and exciting on phone scoop click the forums link and then shop talk. I think Rich's intro message will give you the idea.

https://www.phonescoop.com/forums/forum.php?ff=17 »

May 25, 2004, 8:58 PM

V 600

I am sick of the its coming, its coming stuff about the V 600 from T mob, so I have a chance to snag one off a Cingular guy, cheap. I popped my sim card in it, and it worked great, however, I cant configure the emial, of text messages,or send picture messages. It is still trying to connect on the Cingular network, and not on T Mob...my question is how can i go in and find all of the settings I need to set the thing up to work on t mob? There is a settings page in the phone with url addresses, and passwords and a bunch of other stuff, I need to know the t mob settings...any help out here?

9 replies

May 16, 2004, 2:44 PM

Souther California, Cingular or Tmobile

ok as of now i have cingular prepaid, im ok with the service, i was thinking of getting a plan with cingular, but i like tmobile cuz they are cheaper, the only problem is i dont reception at all in my best friends neighborhood which is my second home,. and niether does Tmobile, cuz i guess they share the towers, will that change soon for Cingular possibly even tmobile, which service gets better Reception throughout southern california anyways?
1 reply

Subscribe to Phone Scoop News with RSS Follow @phonescoop on Twitter Phone Scoop on Facebook Subscribe to Phone Scoop on YouTube Follow on Instagram


All content Copyright 2001-2018 Phone Factor, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Content on this site may not be copied or republished without formal permission.