Where is Everyone Getting Their Maxx's?

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    Every Best Buy is Sold out. Every Verizon store within a 200 mile radius is sold out. They say they can order one in, but it will take 5-7 days, and even that is not guaranteed as it's a first come first served basis. On top of that - they are doing the buy one get one free thing - why would they do that if there is such a shortage?

    I'm planning on replacing my nexus with it, but I'm afraid I will be stuck with it because I only have a couple more days to exchange it =(

    How in the world are you guys getting them? Am I missing some secret backdoor way to order, that is obvious to everyone else except me?
     
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    I think everyone is ordering online. Our local store is sold out too. Motorola has a winner :)

    I feel lucky to have purchased on day 2 of the release. Best of luck.
     
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    If you're exchanging with VZW then you should be fine if you're past the 14days and have a new phone coming. My friend just bought 2 with BOGO online Friday and they came in today.
     
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    I ordered mine from Verizon online. Got it in two days! You can get in one day if you want to pay for shipping, otherwise, shipping is free.
     
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    Ok so I bought my Nexus from Best Buy. Do I have to take the phone back to Best Buy first (get a refund) - THEN call VZ and get the maxx? Or can I just call VZ and have them send me a MAXX - and then send my nexus when the MAXX gets here? How does that work?
     
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    If you used an upgrade to get your nexus, and you don't have another upgrade available on a different line, then you must return your nexus to best buy first and then contact Verizon. If you don't Verizon will charge you full retail for the Maxx.

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    That's what I was afraid of - and the reason I wish a local store carried it. With work and everything, I cannot be phoneless for a few days while I wait for the phone to arrive.
     
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    Called VZW on Friday and place my order with a rep. FedEx confirms, it's waiting for me at home right now.
     
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    Went to VZW Saturday to get the bogo & all stores were sold out except one but they only had one left. So I gog the one for my daughter & they ordered mines, got it a couple of hours ago !!!!

    Sent from my DROID RAZR MAXX using Tapatalk
     
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    Where are we getting MAXX?

    I ordered mine online from My.verizon.net the day it came out and it was delivered the next afternoon!!
     
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    I ordered mine online...they are both sitting at home waiting for me to fire them up!!
     
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    I bought mine friday at the local Verizon store. They came monday by 5:00 pm. Going on 42 hours without charging this beast and still at 30%. The one major thing I changed was turning the screen brightness down. In a 4G area so most of the time (80%) spent on 4G but sometimes on wifi.
     
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    No, they're not 'sold out' they're purposely on a "Order Only" status, that to me is a bit sketchy... for me... it could be the splotches on the amoled or the normal battery life, certainly not performing like a 3300mah battery would. Drains as fast as the Thunderbolt I had.
     
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    Guess I should consider myself lucky that I only had to go to three Verizon stores to finally buy one last week.
     
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    Meh...too big of a hassle. I can't be without a phone for a few days - not with my job. I will just keep the nexus and give it to my wife when the S3 comes out.
     
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