Possibly a dumb question if anyone wants to answer it
I see I can sell my iPhone on ebay for about the same price of a new 3G iPhone. If I do this, what happens with my ATT contract. I want to continue the plan. I assume I activate the new phone but what about removing the one I sell from my plan? Make any sense?
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I believe you need to sign a new 2 year contract with the new iPhone. If you do so, I would assume they would release you from your current contract and you could then sell your existing phone. Make sure you remove the SIM first.
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wondering if it would be at the newer (higher) 3G rate as well??
BTW, how’s your Ram working out, hope the install went well.
After ordering my 3G from AT&T on launch day, it came in eleven days later. I got the lower price on it as it was “an upgrade.” I read somewhere that you had to bring in your 2G to the store, but they never asked to see it. I had to sign a new two year contract at the new higher rates. I asked if I would be able to use the rollover minutes that I had accumulated on the old contract. They seemed to think not and gave me the Customer Service number if I wanted to call about this.
To reactivate my original 2G, they said to just connect to iTunes and sign up with a new number. When I asked what rate plan it would be, they said iTunes would recognize the 2G and I would be on a new two-year plan at the original rate.
(My new phone is significantly less responsive at times than the old one when tapping the keys. The search contact feature is great, but I sometimes have to tap it three or four times before the keypad will appear.)