Originally Posted by ScandaLeX
I've bought Sprint phones from authorized dealers and have taken them to Sprint corp for repair or replacement no questions asked. Are you saying you can't do that with Verizon?
You can buy a Verizon phone from any retailer and have a warranty replacement or tech service done to it at any Verizon store. It doesn't matter. If a phone is found to be defective within 14 days and you purchased it at an authorized retailer then they are the only ones who can exchange it.