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Old 07-11-2007, 06:49 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default VZW 8830 "wave" (or have they worked out the bugs yet)

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My friends that work at cingular have always told me, don't get the first and sometimes the second wave of new released devices. This is for the fact that, these waves always are more prone to bugs, hardware problems, and physical imperfections.
Great point! Does anyone know what "wave" the 8830 is in at VZW? Is there any way to look at the serial number of manufacture date (if indicated) on the exterior of the box to know? I'll be getting one in the next few days.

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It's a handy rule of thumb but my 7290, my first 8700c and my 8800 were all "first wave" devices and I've never had problems with any of them. YMMV.
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