My ATT Captivate broke want to buy used Droid X

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by cool_kyle_3000, May 4, 2011.

  1. cool_kyle_3000

    cool_kyle_3000 Active Member
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    Can I just swap sim cards from my ATT Samsung Captivate? I was planning on buying one from Craigslist.
     

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  2. cookie_monster

    cookie_monster Well-Known Member
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    Droid X dont take sim card different types of networks
     
  3. Turdbogls

    Turdbogls Well-Known Member
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    verizon does not use a SIM card. they use CDMA networks.
    if you do get one off craigslist, make sure the ESN is clean. that should be the fist thing you ask the person. get the esn (it is the MEID HEX number under the battery) call your local VZW store and have them check the ESN, if it comes back clean, buy it.
     
  4. trav473

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    You cannot use a Droid X on AT&T network. Verizon and AT&T use two totally different technologies. If you wanted to, you cound get a Droid 2 Global and use it on AT&Ts network(it contains both a CDMA radio, and a GSM radio). If you are shopping on criegslist for a phone, Make sure it is a GSM phone, Not CDMA. good luck!
     
  5. chmodx

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    Would the Droid 2 using at&t GSM still get an OTA update then? Since it's a Verizon phone?
     
  6. cool_kyle_3000

    cool_kyle_3000 Active Member
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    I do not like the droid 2 global because small screen and 5mp camera so I think. I may go HTC. What phone should I get?
     
  7. someotherguy

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    So since you wanted Motorola on AT&T why not get an atrix?
     
  8. trav473

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    being on at&t, get you a Motorola Atrix .... dual core! 4G! 8MP HD camera! whats not to love? as long as your not into rooting and romming...... it has a locked bootloader too
     
  9. cool_kyle_3000

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    screen is only 4 inches i dont like that phone
     
  10. Lars

    Lars Well-Known Member
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    The D2 won't work on ATT anyway. Even if you unlock the sim slot it will revert to CDMA if you are in the USA. That's how my Saga worked anyway.
     
  11. cool_kyle_3000

    cool_kyle_3000 Active Member
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    darn i want a motorola phone maybe an HTC and cant afford the atrix
     
  12. Lise1024

    Lise1024 New Member
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    Hi Kyle:

    I am selling my Moto Droid X device. If interested, please contact me.

    Thx,
    Lise1024
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  13. El Presidente

    El Presidente Beware The Milky Pirate!
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    Hi Lise, for security purposes, I removed the contact info from your post.

    The post is nearly a year old so I presume Kyle has a new phone by now. If you're looking to sell, feel free to post in our classifieds section once you meet the criteria: Classifieds - Android Forums
     
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