over in the "Best Certified Phones for Verizon Wireless" discussion:
Not sure if the reason given is true or not, but a relative recently brought a new unlocked smartphone to Verizon, switched their account from post-pay to prepaid, and although the activation went fine, Verizon store personnel could not transfer the contacts from the old flip-phone to the new, unlocked smartphone. So we went home and entered most of the contacts by hand.
A few months later, my relative went online to their Verizon account, no contacts showed at all, so they were no longer being backed up. Called Verizon and the customer service agent stated that Verizon doesn't back up any contacts for unlocked phones. Maybe that was a BS reason just to get rid of us, or maybe Verizon doesn't back up contacts for customers on prepaid, I d... (continues)
over in the "Sony's Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact to Be Sold In US" discussion:
Good luck with these
Sorry Sony, don't have a chance in unlocked when there are so many other more affordable options. This company is huge and has the money to play around with mobile but they are just wasting their time.
over in the "Hands On with the Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact" discussion:
Sad about the lack of headphone jacks
And also the loss of the side-mounted fingerprint sensor on the power button, which is really the best design. Could you maybe show side-by-sides of the XZ2 Compact next to prior Compact models like the XZ1?