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    I am in Lincoln Maine and the reception sucks up here!!!!!! All I can do is Text???? What's up with that. I guess I will have to go to Straight Talk, don't want to but I need to be able to talk
     

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    The SMS text messages can get thru on the original 1x signals.... you probably have too weak of a signal to get a dial tone, but the text can slip thru in 5 seconds and "job done".

    I use SMS a lot when I am driving thru mountainous regions... no signal at all, but all the phone needs is a bit of a sniff and the text slides on thru.
     

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