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Old 05-15-2006, 11:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I know there has been some dicussion about Verizon's 8700 coming out hopefully in the next few months, but has anyone heard anything about an Alltel version? I NEED the 8700, but they run so damn far behind...
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I agree. I wish Alltel would try to be first with new handsets once in the histoy of the company.
That said, since I switched to Alltel from Cingular, I can find a place where my 7250 loses coverage.
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New BB releases usually go as follows: 1. GSM 2. CDMA 3. iDEN
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Its coming... Soooner or later qualcomm will finsih the CDMA chip set for the 8700 and it'll be off the testing blocks. I've got a fairly reliable source at Alltel who told me that.
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What's a ballpark ETA?
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Fall 06 sometime.
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