Best cell phone plan/provider nowadays?

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Dirty South, Aug 14, 2015.

  1. Dirty South

    Dirty South Large Member

    Reputations:
    9
    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2012
    Messages:
    24,627
    Likes Received:
    25,058
    Contract is up with Sprint... ready to shop around. At least 2 lines.

    @DrivenByDemons

    Want to get the upcoming Note 5 for sure for one line.
     
  2. NipplesAndToes23

    NipplesAndToes23 Assistant to the Vice POTY VIP

    Reputations:
    32,263
    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    31,555
    Likes Received:
    20,563
    I'm about to kick Verizon square in the nuts. :fil:
     
    GLguygardner and Dirty South like this.
  3. RH Goatcabin

    RH Goatcabin Vice POTY VIP

    Reputations:
    52,096
    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2010
    Messages:
    100,633
    Likes Received:
    34,373
    Net 10
     
  4. DrSublux

    DrSublux Who am dis VIP

    Reputations:
    17,152
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    27,730
    Likes Received:
    16,123
    I just heard verizon went to no contracts
     
    XuXu likes this.
  5. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie VIP

    Reputations:
    333,144
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    95,974
    Likes Received:
    42,366
    fuck off
     
  6. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? VIP

    Reputations:
    26,834
    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2010
    Messages:
    48,563
    Likes Received:
    21,587
    As of yesterday, you pay full price for phones. Iphone 6+ is something like $650. Supposedly they discounted everyone's rate by $20 and no contracts.
     
  7. NipplesAndToes23

    NipplesAndToes23 Assistant to the Vice POTY VIP

    Reputations:
    32,263
    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    31,555
    Likes Received:
    20,563


    Huge, HUGE faggots. :fil:
     
  8. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? VIP

    Reputations:
    26,834
    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2010
    Messages:
    48,563
    Likes Received:
    21,587
    Wireless companies must be wanting to get out of the hardware business. People bitch and moan and try to take their fucked up phones back and it cost those companies a lot of money. It's cheaper if you buy a phone from someone else and have it added to your account. That way they have no responsibility when it breaks. This is the exact model that the wireline companies followed in the 70s or 80s.
     
  9. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie VIP

    Reputations:
    333,144
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    95,974
    Likes Received:
    42,366
    Good luck assholes.
     
  10. RH Goatcabin

    RH Goatcabin Vice POTY VIP

    Reputations:
    52,096
    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2010
    Messages:
    100,633
    Likes Received:
    34,373
    Let's pal up. :nojj:
     
  11. RH Goatcabin

    RH Goatcabin Vice POTY VIP

    Reputations:
    52,096
    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2010
    Messages:
    100,633
    Likes Received:
    34,373
    Net 10
     
  12. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

    Reputations:
    29,040
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    50,856
    Likes Received:
    53,207
    You pay $25 per month for your phone tho, so nice snake oil by verison.
     
  13. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? VIP

    Reputations:
    26,834
    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2010
    Messages:
    48,563
    Likes Received:
    21,587
    This is probably as good as place as anywhere for a rant. What the fuck is it with people having their noses in their phones? I don't mean when you are waiting on someone or not busy. When I'm working with someone and he or she fucking holds me up because of a text or whatever, that drives me nuts. I went off on a boss yesterday for holding me up. He's probably writing up my dismissal right now but it was fucking pissing me off. I don't give a shit if you have your nose in your phone 24/7 as long as it doesn't hold me up.

    People at stoplights are especially bad. I notice this a lot more in DFW than in the DC area. Some motherfucker doesn't go at a stoplight for 15 seconds, you know he's texting. I've verified it a hundred times by pulling up next to them. In DC, if you don't go in about 2 seconds, horns start blaring. That is probably the difference. If you blow your horn in DFW, you have to watch out for flying bullets.
     
  14. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? VIP

    Reputations:
    26,834
    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2010
    Messages:
    48,563
    Likes Received:
    21,587
    Pricks snuck in a rate increase.
     
    crazypreacher likes this.
  15. NipplesAndToes23

    NipplesAndToes23 Assistant to the Vice POTY VIP

    Reputations:
    32,263
    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    31,555
    Likes Received:
    20,563

    Waaah.....you paid us $200 up front and $80 per month and you expect the hardware WE sold you to work.....waaah.....
     
    XuXu, Dirty South and gwartney like this.
  16. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Not followin whitey's rules

    Reputations:
    29,040
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    50,856
    Likes Received:
    53,207
    I guess it's kinda nice that you pay no interest on your installments.
     
    Dirty South and gwartney like this.
  17. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Working My Nuts Off VIP

    Reputations:
    61,593
    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2010
    Messages:
    54,349
    Likes Received:
    29,532
    Isn't it against the law? It is here. I don't want a ticket.
     
  18. NipplesAndToes23

    NipplesAndToes23 Assistant to the Vice POTY VIP

    Reputations:
    32,263
    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    31,555
    Likes Received:
    20,563
    By not having contracts they make it too easy to switch providers. Their model works based on recurring monthly revenue. They stupid.
     
  19. gwartney

    gwartney Is there gas in the car? VIP

    Reputations:
    26,834
    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2010
    Messages:
    48,563
    Likes Received:
    21,587
    I don't really know about DC, VA or Maryland. That might be the reason. It isn't against the law in Texas except in school zones.
     
  20. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Working My Nuts Off VIP

    Reputations:
    61,593
    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2010
    Messages:
    54,349
    Likes Received:
    29,532
    I can't imagine typing while driving. That is just dumb. I don't even like to talk on the phone while I drive anymore.
     
    XuXu, Dirty South and gwartney like this.