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    Default Some good news for release date

    Yesterday I had our monthly meeting at my best buy mobile and or att district rep came in. she gave us some papers about the new " 4g" phones and while I was talking to her, she stated a few things:

    1. The atrix will be released first at best buy before the other stores (radioshack, corporate stores)

    2. The laptop dock will be around 150 dollars.

    3. The atrix is coming out before the samsung and htc 4g phones announced at ces on att.
    And its sooner than we think here

    So hopefully she's not bs'ing us (she's usually pretty good about information). The good news is she said att demo lines have unlimited data so I'm set!

    FORGOT TO MENTION! She also said no price change in 4g yet, when lte rolls out that can change though
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    That's great news... I may get the nettop dock after all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jddroid View Post
    Yesterday I had our monthly meeting at my best buy mobile and or att district rep came in. she gave us some papers about the new " 4g" phones and while I was talking to her, she stated a few things:

    1. The atrix will be released first at best buy before the other stores (radioshack, corporate stores)

    2. The laptop dock will be around 150 dollars.

    3. The atrix is coming out before the samsung and htc 4g phones announced at ces on att.
    And its sooner than we think here

    So hopefully she's not bs'ing us (she's usually pretty good about information). The good news is she said att demo lines have unlimited data so I'm set!
    Well thats great news. Hopefully it holds true
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    I've read on AndroidForums.com, that the Atrix might be shipping on Feb. 13. Did the AT&T rep mention anything about the release date. Also, I think the laptop dock is a fair price. Any other pricing points for the mutlimedia, car docks as well?
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    Quote Originally Posted by crea78 View Post
    I've read on AndroidForums.com, that the Atrix might be shipping on Feb. 13. Did the AT&T rep mention anything about the release date. Also, I think the laptop dock is a fair price. Any other pricing points for the mutlimedia, car docks as well?
    I actually asked about the laptop only. She said real soon. Once she said we can get unlimited data my whole store was like "where do we sign up". Lol


    Hopefully that date holds true though that you heard
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    Epic fail on att. Wanted it but not on att.
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    Quote Originally Posted by spacecasespiff View Post
    Epic fail on att. Wanted it but not on att.
    Epic fail on your post.
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    so the unlimited data only works for you guys working at Best Buy?? Maybe I should go apply for a job there hahaha
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    Quote Originally Posted by jddroid View Post
    Yesterday I had our monthly meeting at my best buy mobile and or att district rep came in. she gave us some papers about the new " 4g" phones and while I was talking to her, she stated a few things:

    1. The atrix will be released first at best buy before the other stores (radioshack, corporate stores)
    I can see the device being released to best buy before other stores, but the corporate store? I doubt that.
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    Any football fans know if this ad actually happened?

    Loot at the thread: Atrix sponsered postgame special for NFL playoffs
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Brown View Post
    so the unlimited data only works for you guys working at Best Buy?? Maybe I should go apply for a job there hahaha
    Its also 30 a month for the whole plan. Any network. Gotta work in mobile though.
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    Quote Originally Posted by textiaac View Post
    Any football fans know if this ad actually happened?

    Loot at the thread: Atrix sponsered postgame special for NFL playoffs
    Yes this is true
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    yea saw the football ad.

    and the htc thunderbolt is apparently going to be best buy exclusive at launch as well.
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    Quote Originally Posted by zombiepug View Post
    yea saw the football ad.

    and the htc thunderbolt is apparently going to be best buy exclusive at launch as well.
    Yep that's true too
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    Quote Originally Posted by jddroid View Post
    Its also 30 a month for the whole plan. Any network. Gotta work in mobile though.
    hmm well the 30 a month would only be beneficial to those on AT&T network......damn. Guess if AT&T won't honor my grandfathered in unlimited plan, then I'll either move networks, suck it up and deal with the 2GB, or apply to best buy LOL
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    Will Best Buy offer a pre-sale prior to release date so we can reserve one to get on release day?
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    Quote Originally Posted by jddroid View Post
    Its also 30 a month for the whole plan. Any network. Gotta work in mobile though.
    Now are they saying that grandfathered unlimited data will not be permitted, or are you only talking about the employees of BB mobile? On one hand it sounded like she said only employees could get the unlimited $30/month, but what about customers who have the grandfathered plan? Will they be permitted to carry that over?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Brown View Post
    hmm well the 30 a month would only be beneficial to those on AT&T network......damn. Guess if AT&T won't honor my grandfathered in unlimited plan, then I'll either move networks, suck it up and deal with the 2GB, or apply to best buy LOL
    I meant 30 a month, talk text and web.

    You shoulld see if you could take over someones contract who has unlimited
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    Quote Originally Posted by Runs with scissors View Post
    Now are they saying that grandfathered unlimited data will not be permitted, or are you only talking about the employees of BB mobile? On one hand it sounded like she said only employees could get the unlimited $30/month, but what about customers who have the grandfathered plan? Will they be permitted to carry that over?
    I was just talking about employees...

    I'm sure they'd still grandfather you in though.

    I don't know about when lte comes out though
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    Quote Originally Posted by jddroid View Post
    I was just talking about employees...

    I'm sure they'd still grandfather you in though.

    I don't know about when lte comes out though
    That's kind of what I was thinking as well, seeing as they didn't force the i4 upgrades to change. Hopefully they will...I'm really wanting this phone!
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    Well, seeing as how Verizon will charge different rates for LTE, it's only inevitable that everyone else does it too.....

    Time to just pick a phone I want and suck it up with whichever carrier it is attached to, since they all are gonna be the same anyways.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jddroid View Post
    Yesterday I had our monthly meeting at my best buy mobile and or att district rep came in. she gave us some papers about the new " 4g" phones and while I was talking to her, she stated a few things:

    1. The atrix will be released first at best buy before the other stores (radioshack, corporate stores)

    2. The laptop dock will be around 150 dollars.

    3. The atrix is coming out before the samsung and htc 4g phones announced at ces on att.
    And its sooner than we think here

    So hopefully she's not bs'ing us (she's usually pretty good about information). The good news is she said att demo lines have unlimited data so I'm set!

    FORGOT TO MENTION! She also said no price change in 4g yet, when lte rolls out that can change though
    Yeah thats what the guy I talked to at BBM told me too. (prob cause his boss wasnt around)
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    This is great news. It makes perfect sense with the iphone hitting verizon on the 10th.

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