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Old August 23rd, 2011, 07:17 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Sprint clean ESN GSM works in europe?

I'm from italy and currently interested in buying the said cell, while trying to find a good price for the gsm version of the evo3d i stumbled across some actions pretending to sell a gsm/sprint version. The version is labled as "sprint clean esn. Finding it a bit weird id really love to know if the cell is actually going to work for me in italy of if it's just a scam.

According to the seller of the action (which i can't link having <8 posts) the specifics are :
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Want a phone that sees the world like you do? Switch to the Android Gingerbread HTC Evo 3D. This HTC smartphone features a glasses-free 3D display and lets you add another dimension to your photos and videos by capturing them in 3D. The dazzling 4.3 inch HD display of the Evo 3D ensures you enjoy fluid videos and vivid images. This HTC smartphone offers both Swype and HTC's virtual keyboard for text entry, allowing you to type with ease. You can use the Micro-USB port and an MHL adapter to connect HTC Evo 3D to your HDTV and enjoy the fun on the big screen. What’s more, the Evo 3D has a dual-core 1.2GHz processor and a larger battery.

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Brand HTC
Carrier Sprint
Model Evo 3D
Type Smartphone

Key Features
Capacity 1GB
Color Black
Network Technology GSM, HSDPA
Band GSM 850/900/1800/1900 HSDPA 850/ 900/1700/1900/2100
Camera 5.0 MP

Battery Capacity 1730 mAh

Diagonal Screen Size 4.3 in.

Other Features
Touch Screen Yes
Bluetooth Yes
Digital Camera Yes
Email Access Yes
I've also found on the italian ebay actuion for the same cell, according to the auctioner :

"It's a sprint clean esn, without contract you can put any sim. It doesnt have locks nor anything else" He also pretends the cell is actually working from him.

So the big question is : are those cells going to work in italy or it's just a scam?

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Old August 23rd, 2011, 09:29 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Total scam.

Sprint's Evo 3D uses a CDMA radio - doesn't even have a GSM radio you can access.

I don't know how Amazon works in Europe, only that it does in many places, so please see this post for a possible option that will work for you, or at least give you other ideas -


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Yeah that's pretty much I thought, however seeing so many auction pretending the cell to be gsm :


HTC EVO 3D Nuovo, garanzia 24 mesi - ULTIMO STOCK | eBay

I really wanted to ask to make sure.
Thanks for saving me from the scam!
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