Soon to be former Blackberry user

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions & Site Assistance' started by forkup, Oct 31, 2009.

  1. forkup

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    Just an intro from another soon to be former Blackberry curve user jumping ship from crackberry.com :)
     
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    Nice to meet you!

    I just got here too. I'm trading in my Storm for a Droid next Friday, and I really, really can't wait much longer for this new phone! So tired of my failberry... granted, BlackBerry phones are pretty cool, but I'm really liking the Droid and Android 2.0.

    I'm ordering online because employees can't order in store due to company policy :/

    I'm really hoping that if I order around 12:30 or 1:00am on Friday that the phone gets to me on Saturday via free overnight shipping.
     
  3. forkup

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    I haven't decided what route I'm taking to get the droid yet. I keep hoping vrz will allow pre orders before the 6th.
     
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    welcome to both of you! i recommend you both look into the best buy threads, as far as i can tell, they will be doing the $100 rebate instantly in-store. this would be a good alternative since you don't have to wait on shipping or the rebate to arrive.. enjoy the site and don't hesitate to ask questions!
     
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    Well, I'm not an employee of VZW, but I'm on an employee account and live with the person that holds the account and is employed by VZW. I've been told to order through Verizon's website on Friday morning because the phone should arrive on Saturday via overnight delivery through FedEx. But, the main reason I'm being told to do so is because we have two lines eligible for upgrade, and we are hoping for a BOGO on the Droid. Not sure if it will happen, but BOGOs aren't usually announced for devices at launch until maybe 1 day before release. And, as an employee account, we'd get 30 days to do the paperwork in the store to get the BOGO, but the BOGO wouldn't be applicable if I ordered through Best Buy.

    Otherwise, I would already have been at Best Buy :)
     
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    Welcome to the Droid-Side Guys !!!

    I am not going to TRADE my Bought and Paid for Storm1 back to VZW. I am keeping it as my nightstand Clock/mp3 player :D
     
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    i dont think were alone in this jump....

    from what ive seen a good percentage of BIS users are jumping ship and not looking back...

    Now BES users are kinda SOL :p
     
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    We are certainly not alone. Maybe this will wake RIMM up a little :rolleyes:
     
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    I have a feeling this will wake RIMM up a lot.
     
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    The Moto Droid is going to CUT into RIM sales Big Time !!! No Doubts on that one. Just look at all the guests just on this forum alone. Everyone hungry for any Droid news worth reading or seeing.
     
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    oh, I joined that one right away, as soon as I found it ! ;)
     
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