Sale on Verizon 2150 mAh battery on Verizon Website

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    For any on the fence about an additional battery, I just ordered the Verizon 2150 battery from their site. There is a sale running cutting the price by 30%. So instead of $59.99, got it for $41.99. Healthy saving. Yes, when I use it the Seidio case won't work, but since I have the wifi tether set up for the iPad now, I'd like the extra juice. I'll also drop a note to Seidio mentioning adding another case.

    This includes overnight shipping for orders put in before 4:30 local time. Not a bad savings. If you can give up the case for now, might wanna jump on this. Will add a hair more size to the phone, but doesn't look like it will extend the back much more than what it is with the Innocase now.
     
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    i was wondering about this. i'm hoping you will have a review 2morrow.
     
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    You may have to enter "BAT30" manually for the online discount code.
     
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    Soon as I get it in, will definitely review it for everyone. I've heard from a few before that it works well.
     
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    i decided i wanted in on this deal. so after i added that and the Speck case for it. it applied some glitch discount. MEGA FREEBIE!!! i called verizon and they honored the mistake.

    screen shot for proof!

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    You're friggin' kidding me! If that goes through, I'd recommend you go play the lottery!
     
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    oh it definitely went through, i called verizon and did it over the phone and got a confirmation number
     
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    That's very cool! Congratulations! Maybe they're feeling guilty about our upgrades? :rofl3:
     
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    hahaha. yea i shouldve asked where the F! is froyo????
     
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    good find of the discount code. I just ordered and used my $25 gift card that I received for my dinc delivery delay. With taxes I paid $20 out of pocket, so I'm a happy camper. Didn't know what to get with that damn gift card anyway as I already had all the accessories I needed.
    I'm sure the battery will be an improvement, but I'll have to figure out what to do about protection as I have a seido innocase II and love it (had one for my storm too).
    Anyway thanks again

    If anyone knows of a cheap cover for this, I'd love to know about it.
     
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    I just got my Inc yesterday, one for me and one for my wife. Free upgrade but they were "refurbished". They shipped with the 2150 batteries. They came with the backs . Not sure if its the same one you bought. My phone has been off the charger since 6 AM. Moderate use, 15 texts, bout 15 minutes of web time. My battery is at 94% and its 10:10.
     
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    Outstanding! Mine is due here anytime. Can't wait.
     
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    jkhonea, Are you referring to the Droid 1? and if so, how does it wifi tether to the iPad? I want to do this (I don't want to pay $130 for the iPad 3G or the extra data service) if I can tether - either by wifi or USB - to the Droid.

    TIA
     
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    I'm referring to the Incredible, but its the same for the Droid 1. I just rooted and installed the wifi tether app. Works like a charm. I got the iPad with wifi only expressly for this purpose. Already tried tethering the iPad and the MacBook Pro and works beautifully.
     
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    Cool, but I don't want to root (chicken), so am comfortable with USB, will that work too?
     
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