Getting replacement

Discussion in 'Samsung Fascinate' started by RyansGirl101302, Feb 20, 2011.

  1. RyansGirl101302

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    Well we got our fascinates the end of December and already we are getting replacements. We haven't modded anything and just have no 3g service drop calls all the time and you better hope there is strong wifi around otherwise you can't do anything...so frustrated. May even just sell the replacements on eBay and make some money...who knows.

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    I've got same problem I was told on here Samsung has bad signal strength

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    mine works fine, and i live out in the middle of nowhere.

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    It seems like it's more a problem with the signal strength bar than actual signal strength. 4 month owner with no dropped calls, and adequate 3g.

    Like the battery bar, it isn't giving an accurate representation. It's frustrating, but I've had no issues.

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    Rooted and doing amazing with battery and reception.

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    btw, this was 8pen-ed.
     
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    Ended up on the phone with VZW for what seemed like an enternity. Got our replacement phones Wednesday and noticed no change all day yesterday. Still no reception and no data connection for browser or you tube (our daughter is addicted to elmo videos on you tube so that is a must) :) Yes, it connects to our wifi here and at my work PREFECTLY, but when i am not near wifi i want coverage.

    In the end, VZW is now sending us two Droid X's, so wish me luck....uggghhh I hate this!
     
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    Had the Fascinate since September and haven't had a drop call. 3G service works fine also. Not sure why you are having these issues.
     
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    yeah they couldn't figure it out either....they even changed some setting internally on the phone and that didn't work. Just must be a bad phone for where we are at?? who knows. Right now I am using an Incredible to tied me over until we get the droid X and the incredible has full 3g service and no funny sounds when i am using the phone...working great.
     
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    How many replacements have You had and what is The reason they gave you a Droid x? I've had 4 fascinates in 3 months and They won't give me anything different
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    We have had two each so 4 phones total. They couldn't find a solution to our problem so in the end the guy said they would make an acception and sent us phones that were on the same level as the fascinate. If you've had a few and want a change make a fuss. Usually customer service is super helpful. I only talk to them on the phone. Never in the stores.

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    I had a droid 1 and went through 7 replacements before they offered me an early upgrade. The in store support was the only help, when ever i called they were Quick to blame my issues on apps that i had.
     
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    They blamed mine on my apps too. And I did make a fuss, they told me if I get up to 6 or 7 then they might offer me something different. 4 is too many in such a short time if you ask me. Rediculous.

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