the moto droid is gone :(

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by jxker, Aug 10, 2010.

  1. jxker

    jxker Well-Known Member
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    I heard they were discontinuing it and thought maybe i could get an upgrade(on another line) cheap and it wasnt available on the website.....off to the store to see if they have any more and are discounted
     

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  2. vincentp

    vincentp Well-Known Member
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    Droid 2 is coming out soon, so it makes sense that they would stop selling the original. Plus Motorola doesn't want us messing with our own phones, so it's in their company's interest to get anything without a locked up bootloader out of the stores.
     
  3. Bondad

    Bondad Active Member
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    There is a website that has a few left for $49.99 with a 2 year contract extension. PM me if you want the site. They are an authorized reseller. I ordered two Sunday and they arrived this morning.
     
  4. VIO

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    so so so angry I won't be getting a Droid 2. stupid Motorola, stupid bootloader. even a successful hack isn't going to get me another motorola phone.

    VIO is no longer supporting a business model of increased user restriction.
     
  5. Juneau

    Juneau Well-Known Member
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    I still see the Droid on VZWs website. Looking at the site now.
     
  6. cornbreadfarts

    cornbreadfarts Well-Known Member
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    still available in stores around here (nashville)
     
  7. Amrov

    Amrov Well-Known Member
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    Not doubting these reports. But FYI, an Austin Verizon store told us on Friday they have Moto Droids in stock. And my husband had to do a warranty replacement and received his new Moto Droid yesterday (via Fed Ex). In speaking to the Verizon rep on the phone, I received no indication of any shortage of replacement Moto Droids.
     
  8. xliderider

    xliderider Well-Known Member
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    It's a regional thing as far as the website stock is concerned. Mine shows as "available 8/25".
     

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