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Mobile Phones is USA
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i spoke to telstra – who my phone is with and the person said it can be cheaper to buy a prepaid phone while in america, the amount you get charged with global roaming can be quite expensive.
speak to your phone company and see what their prices are?
just a question what did you think of t-mobile? was the service n range good or would you recomend another phone carrier?
cause i know i’m going to buy a prepaid phone while over in america just not sure which carrier to use?
t-mobile doesn’t have the best reputation in the NYC area. Verizon has the best nationwide coverage.
thats the phone company my friend who lives in america said to go for. so verizon it is!!! thanks cdm115!!
I had no problems with T-mobile. In areas where T-mobile didnt have coverage it switched to another carriers recption. Or at least thats what i assume happened because instead of saying T-Mobile at the top, where in aust it says optus or telstra, it had another carriers name. I dont think there were many times I was without reception. I even had reception in the grand canyon which i was pleased about.
I brought a cheap phone and sim card when I was in the US working at a Summer Camp. I went with T-mobile and it didnt have the best coverage. The second year I took my phone from Australia so I had a phone when I got back into the country and didnt have it on global roaming but I was still able to send texts with it
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