Re: Mandatory phone upgrade?

"John Navas" <spamfilter0@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
On Sat, 05 Aug 2006 19:06:54 -0700, SMS <scharf.steven@xxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote in <44d54ebb$0$96220$742ec2ed@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:

cranheim wrote:
I thought I heard on the news that some cingular phones will have to be
upgraded. Does anyone know which phones are becoming obsolete? I have a
Nokia 6340i Gait phone that handles GSM and TDMA. I would get a
GSM phone if it gave me the same coverage as I now have with the gait

Huh? How do you expect to get the same coverage without AMPS, which has
an order of magnitude greater geographic coverage than GSM.

Not true.

Very true and you know it.


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