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If I upgrade to a G3 at Best Buy will I be able to keep my ED450 plan? Can a BB employee (or anyone else) confirm? Thanks

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Yes, I upgraded from my Nexus 5 to the LG G3 on my Everything Data - Share 1500 plan just this morning at WorstBuy.

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Thanks. I wasn't sure since it's not officially offered/advertised anymore and when I went through the process on Amazon the other day, they weren't offering it.

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Thanks. I wasn't sure since it's not officially offered/advertised anymore and when I went through the process on Amazon the other day, they weren't offering it.

Really? They are with me and plus I upgraded my father last month without a problem.

 

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Really? They are with me and plus I upgraded my father last month without a problem.

 

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Maybe it's different with a family plan? On the Select a Plan screen for the individual plan, the only options i'm seeing are the My All-Inand the Unlimited My Way with either 1GB or unlimited data.

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Maybe it's different with a family plan? On the Select a Plan screen for the individual plan, the only options i'm seeing are the My All-Inand the Unlimited My Way with either 1GB or unlimited data.

Some plans will force a plan change, but the Best Buy employee can call NSS and have it switched back to your prior plan.

 

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You call that an upgrade???

 

:P

 

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Yeah, I know. Right?  It's a nice device and the size of the screen is ideal, however It just isn't as buttery smooth as my Nexus 5 w/4.4.4 on it.  I had gotten used to the pure Google experience and miss it dearly. I do like the LG G3 Keyboard with the number keys along the top row, but miss the option to have the comma key appear on the main KB screen.  I also miss the display of punctuation marks when I press the space key (With predictive word suggestions turned off.)

 

I may exercise the 14-Day return period and stick with my Nexus 5 until the LG G3 Prime (Snapdragon 805) or GPE comes out.

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I may exercise the 14-Day return period and stick with my Nexus 5 until the LG G3 Prime (Snapdragon 805) or GPE comes out.

 

Oh, I am mostly teasing.  However, the Nexus 5 may be the first device in a long while with legitimate multi year longevity, even superiority.  RF, processor, and screen are all pushing beyond the point of diminishing returns.  I probably should not, for I might never use it, but I may even pick up a second Nexus 5 as a backup.

 

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Oh, I am mostly teasing.  However, the Nexus 5 may be the first device in a long while with legitimate multi year longevity, even superiority.  RF, processor, and screen are all pushing beyond the point of diminishing returns.  I probably should not, for I might never use it, but I may even pick up a second Nexus 5 as a backup.

 

AJ

Buy it and mail it to me. I'll hold it for you.

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I do like the LG G3 Keyboard with the number keys along the top row,

 

SwiftKey does numbers on the top row now too. So you can put that on the n5 in the meantime.

 

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I upgraded yesterday. As long as you renew your 2 year, nothing changes. Got my G3 for 54.36 with tax. 32 GB even. I'm on a very old contract. 10+ years. You can't touch my monthly price with insurance. Unlimited everything and the 13.00 Insurance for 70 a month with tax. Yay grandfathered contracts!

 

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I upgraded yesterday. As long as you renew your 2 year, nothing changes. Got my G3 for 54.36 with tax. 32 GB even. I'm on a very old contract. 10+ years. You can't touch my monthly price with insurance. Unlimited everything and the 13.00 Insurance for 70 a month with tax. Yay grandfathered contracts!

 

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Ohh yea...... i pay $9 a month......boom roasted.

 

 

 

 

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I just added a line through Amazon. When I ordered it, it switched my lines from the Everything Data 1500 to the My Way plan. When I activated the phone today, I called back in to Sprint and they switched me back to the Everything Data 1500. I was told that you have 14 days to change it back. I just logged into my Sprint account and verified it is on the ED1500. 

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I just added a line through Amazon. When I ordered it, it switched my lines from the Everything Data 1500 to the My Way plan. When I activated the phone today, I called back in to Sprint and they switched me back to the Everything Data 1500. I was told that you have 14 days to change it back. I just logged into my Sprint account and verified it is on the ED1500. 

 

Be careful.  You could get hit with a charge from Amazon.  Often when you activate a line through a third party reseller, you agree to a secondary contract that requires you to remain on the specified plan for a certain period of time.  Otherwise, the reseller does not receive its full commission, so it hits you with a penalty fee.  Double check the fine print of any agreement that you signed.

 

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Be careful. You could get hit with a charge from Amazon. Often when you activate a line through a third party reseller, you agree to a secondary contract that requires you to remain on the specified plan for a certain period of time. Otherwise, the reseller does not receive its full commission, so it hits you with a penalty fee. Double check the fine print of any agreement that you signed.

 

AJ

I asked Amazon and they said it would not be a problem to do it. They said their system just isn't set up to keep old plans.

 

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Has anyone ever had luck upgrading to a new phone with an everything plus referral plan at Best Buy or any 3rd party retailer?

 

Third parties do not have access to that account type at all, but you can still upgrade through a corporate store and then call national sales support to get switched back to your plan.

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SwiftKey does numbers on the top row now too. So you can put that on the n5 in the meantime.

 

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+1 for SwiftKey.  And, it has the comma on the main keyboard.

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