1. WannaBeYou's Avatar
    I really want this phablet but my upgrade isn't until end of August and I have unlimited data anyhow so can't use the upgrade on my line.

    I decided to add a line to use for alternate upgrades and you are able to get a phone at the subsidized price when you add the line. The choice was to get an iPhone 5 for my ailing mom or get the GN2 for me. Since her iPhone 4S is only 3G, I thought it only fair that she get the iPhone 5 so she can experience 4G LTE. Also, Verizon will give her $200 trade in for her 16GB iPhone 4S and only $80 for my GNex, which is amazing to me since my phone is 32GB, 4G LTE and cost $300 new and her iPhone 4S is only 16GB, 3G and cost $200 new. Basically, VZW is willing to give her back her money after using the phone for a year! Unbelievable!

    So no GN2 for me *sniff*. Had to be fair to mama and it made more sense financially, too. Since my upgrade isn't due until the end of August, I don't know if I will get the GN2 or wait for the GN3, but I will be envying all of you until then!!!!
    12-30-2012 07:27 PM
  2. Johnly's Avatar
    I really want this phablet but my upgrade isn't until end of August and I have unlimited data anyhow so can't use the upgrade on my line.

    I decided to add a line to use for alternate upgrades and you are able to get a phone at the subsidized price when you add the line. The choice was to get an iPhone 5 for my ailing mom or get the GN2 for me. Since her iPhone 4S is only 3G, I thought it only fair that she get the iPhone 5 so she can experience 4G LTE. Also, Verizon will give her $200 trade in for her 16GB iPhone 4S and only $80 for my GNex, which is amazing to me since my phone is 32GB, 4G LTE and cost $300 new and her iPhone 4S is only 16GB, 3G and cost $200 new. Basically, VZW is willing to give her back her money after using the phone for a year! Unbelievable!

    So no GN2 for me *sniff*. Had to be fair to mama and it made more sense financially, too. Since my upgrade isn't due until the end of August, I don't know if I will get the GN2 or wait for the GN3, but I will be envying all of you until then!!!!
    Maybe next time. You taking care of yout mom is first class. That beats a new phone every day of the week.
    12-30-2012 08:29 PM
  3. WannaBeYou's Avatar
    Maybe next time. You taking care of yout mom is first class. That beats a new phone every day of the week.
    Aww, thanks. I don't know how much longer she is going to be with us, but for now she has a spiffy new 4G LTE toy to play with!
    collett likes this.
    12-30-2012 08:55 PM
  4. collett's Avatar
    Definitely Mom comes first. You'll be glad you did. And in the fall we'll all be envying your Note 3.

    Sent from my SCH-I605 using Android Central Forums
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    12-30-2012 09:09 PM
  5. makaroni's Avatar
    Prayers go out to your mom and I'm sure she'll enjoy her new phone that you sacrificed to get her. Very noble and selfless.

    My GS3 sleeps in the bed and I make my girlfriend sleep on the couch
    12-30-2012 09:33 PM
  6. Rain816's Avatar
    I really do hope u get that Note 2...ppl like u definitly deserve it.....awesome move on ur part to look out for ya mom
    collett and WannaBeYou like this.
    12-31-2012 02:43 AM

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