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Galaxy S3 news and more !!

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  1. mrpnut

    mrpnut THE WORLD IS YOURS VIP Member

    Im staying until the ship sinks, also the s3 wont be a waste of money if it came too the point we cant use the s3 no more on metro coverage you know how Easy it is to unlock it? Really easy, so im staying its not like im going to keep the phone for three years shit i might keep it until tmobile gets the lg optimus g lol

    mike28 likes this.
  2. miraflores77

    miraflores77 Well-Known Member

    My friend you will save the $100 for the phone but you will spend more money in monthly payments for 3 years. I was planning to do the same thing but nope I will stay with metro and save the extra money :) By that time maybe the Galaxy S6 will be at the stores Lol and the S3 won't have the same value. Think about it
  3. storm21

    storm21 Well-Known Member

    thats what i'm sayin too...i'm going down with the ship..all the way till i see no signal on my phone lol :D
  4. miraflores77

    miraflores77 Well-Known Member

    Lol me too! For sure The S3 will be my last phone with Metro.
  5. xstation

    xstation Well-Known Member

    for me it'll be my first and last phone from metro damnnnn who knows maybe in the future it'll be a collectors item ??
  6. apeiiron

    apeiiron Well-Known Member

    About as collectible as alltel and Cingular devices :p
  7. mike28

    mike28 Well-Known Member

    Staying with metro will keep on saving until it all ends also getting the s3
  8. HereticSins

    HereticSins Well-Known Member

    Im actually gonna go through with this and just sell my motion for 100 and get the galaxy nexus unlocked, get it on tmobiles 30 dollar plan with unlimited text, 100mins, and 5gb of 4g which i know i wont use either up.
    You cant beat hd jellybean for 30 dollars a month with hspa+ speeds. Saves me intsantly 200 bucks and 25 dollars every month.:D plus as pg says better battery life.
  9. Fuzzy13

    Fuzzy13 Well-Known Member

    Also something else I've thought about
  10. HereticSins

    HereticSins Well-Known Member

    Yes and i have a feeling that the gnex price is gonna go down since the new nexus devices will be launched next month. Yet if one of the new nexus is 350-400 on google play ill just get that. Im just gonna wait till next month.
  11. akikhia

    akikhia Well-Known Member

    u cant get even 3g with tmobile with unlocked phones
  12. Fuzzy13

    Fuzzy13 Well-Known Member

    Uhhhh. Yes you can. They offer bring your own device plans that utilize their 4g network.

    So how would you bring your device and use it if it wasn't unlocked?

    They even have specific i phone plans for unlocked i phones.
  13. mrpnut

    mrpnut THE WORLD IS YOURS VIP Member

    You can also unlock the lg esteem and get tmobile prepaid on it :)
  14. AndroidDroidOne

    AndroidDroidOne Well-Known Member

    I'll probably be holding off on any new device purchases and waiting till 2013 for MetroPCS to start selling GSM, HSPA+, LTE compatible devices.
  15. HereticSins

    HereticSins Well-Known Member

    How? I thought you would need for a phone to be compatible with a sim card.
  16. Sterlsilver

    Sterlsilver Well-Known Member

    I'm with you on this one lol. It's like all of us (almost) wants the galaxy s 3 but now ever since the merge announcement with metro and t mobile must of us have second thoughts about buying one.

    Smh, shit just got real.
  17. keyz

    keyz New Member

  18. mike28

    mike28 Well-Known Member

    Guys get the damn phone like me enjoy it for two years and then get the s6 by then technology is moving too fast I'm lucky to have my esteem but soon it will be replaced by the s3 which I'll use for 2 years with no issues lucky for me in florida lte rules :D so when the time comes ill see what I do also I'm not giving up my family plan for some restricted straight Talk crap or boost wimax hell get the s3 and enjoy it either way none of us will keep a phone for more than 2 years
  19. xstation

    xstation Well-Known Member

    Hear hear!!
  20. THE W

    THE W Well-Known Member

    gonna hold on to my motion for another 9 months until the merger is final and we start getting a better phone selection through tmobile.

    hopefully i dont get bogarded off my $55 all you can eat plan and i'll have the galaxy s4.

    the galaxy s3 is an awesome device but there are already phones coming out that top that device and i've always said if metro could get something better i would get that instead and now it seems like this will become a reality.
  21. nailzer

    nailzer Well-Known Member

    I hope T-Mobile has a better selection of phones than they have now!. They don't have chit I'd buy. :mad:
  22. BRAINZ2013

    BRAINZ2013 Well-Known Member Contributor

    Hey you guys I have been looking for this answer to my question and it was answered by not one not two but 4 metro employees. Well I wanted to know if we had to get devices and they said you have til 2015 . But as the world has issues with money and jobs. All I can say is look out for a update. Cause t-mobile is changing to the full LTE SERVICE SO people like me with this esteem may not need a new device. But as both metro and t-mobile say Samsung s 3 would be the best choice and may still be in service in the later years of 2018 . If we are still around to see. So hey esteem may not work but s 3 will and will be around
  23. mike28

    mike28 Well-Known Member

    Also volte is in the works :D
  24. mrpnut

    mrpnut THE WORLD IS YOURS VIP Member

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    mike28 Well-Known Member

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