BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-30-2006, 11:45 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Model: 8300
Carrier: AT & T
Posts: 10
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Offered a bribe for an 8100

Please Login to Remove!

Hey guys,

Went into a T-Mobile here in Wilmington, DE and talked to a sales person who told me that they have had the phones in for a "while." They will be putting them out at 10am on Tuesday the 12th, and he would get fired if he sold me one now......even for an extra $200.

Then I went a mile down the road to a new T-Mobile authorized dealer who had never even heard of the 8100. There had happened to be a sales rep in there and she told me the phone would not be out until early October.......can you say clueless!!!!
Offline  
Old 08-30-2006, 12:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
BBF Moderator
 
Stinsonddog's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Northern California
Model: 9700
PIN: Agaboobie
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 5,518
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Sounds like a Cingular roll out.
__________________
Shortcuts Rule!! Download Link:[Stinsonddog's Blackberry Tips ] GET TORCHED
@ Stinsonddog
Offline  
Old 08-30-2006, 12:02 PM   #3 (permalink)
Talking BlackBerry Encyclopedia
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: USA
Model: 9500
Carrier: tmobile
Posts: 259
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by kevinw23
Hey guys,

Went into a T-Mobile here in Wilmington, DE and talked to a sales person who told me that they have had the phones in for a "while." They will be putting them out at 10am on Tuesday the 12th, and he would get fired if he sold me one now......even for an extra $200.

Then I went a mile down the road to a new T-Mobile authorized dealer who had never even heard of the 8100. There had happened to be a sales rep in there and she told me the phone would not be out until early October.......can you say clueless!!!!
Indirect stores sometimes get exclusive items like this later.

Reason being is T-Mobile doesnt want them unlocked and sold with cingular contracts for a while ;)
Offline  
Old 08-30-2006, 12:09 PM   #4 (permalink)
Retired BBF Moderator
 
paulbblc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Twin Cities, MN
Model: ip 3g
PIN: 8675309
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 3,555
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Stinsonddog
Sounds like a Cingular roll out.
very much so.
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Jeppesen Student CSG JS514101 Flight Computer & Slide Graphic Computer Manual
$10.75
Jeppesen Student CSG JS514101 Flight Computer & Slide Graphic Computer Manual pictureExtron RGB 109xi VGA Computer Audio Video Analog Interface with ADSP
$19.99
Extron RGB 109xi VGA Computer Audio Video Analog Interface with ADSP pictureMeasurement Computing PCI-DAS1602/16 Analog and Digital I/O Board PCI Card
$150.0
Measurement Computing PCI-DAS1602/16 Analog and Digital I/O Board PCI Card pictureMeasurement Computing PCI-DAS1602/16 Analog Digital I/O Board
$200.0
Measurement Computing PCI-DAS1602/16 Analog Digital I/O Board pictureExtron RGB 202xi ADSP Universal Analog, ECL and TTL Computer-Video Interface
$29.99
Extron RGB 202xi ADSP Universal Analog, ECL and TTL Computer-Video Interface picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.