Friday, June 19, 2009

Frickin' Apple

I've had my iPhone for less than a year and now they have a new, bigger and better one! The 3Gs comes out today. Mine is now half the price and the new one is, I think, less than I bought mine for and it has more memory, more apps, more everything. (folds arms and pouts) To make matters worse, now that I have one and an ATT account, I have to pay like 3x more to upgrade to that phone. With Verizon, they just about paid me when I upgraded to a new phone, but $599 to go from my phone to the new one is all it costs to transfer...the new 3Gs is only $199 at the store. I don't get it!

Stupid Apple! Stupid ATT!

6 comments:

  1. Can't you just buy it then? It's cheaper if your monthly plan is over $99, and of course mine is with the internet, GPS, and unlimited text etc. These phones are advancing faster than I can keep up with.

    I have ATT and I agree with you on they way they disregard their current customers. When I got my Blackjack II I paid $300, and I was due for an upgrade to boot!

    When I moved to Texas I went into to ATT and asked for a local phone #. That request made me a new customer, and the previous seven years with them no longer existed!!

    Enjoy your weekend. Fix a nice meal and enjoy your refurbished dining room chairs!

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  2. So has it been worth it, over all?
    Or do you regret it?

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  3. I've written, like, three hundred posts on this subject but deleted them before I hit "Publish." Because I'm pretty sure it's illegal to threaten to kill people and set their stores on fire. ;) IOW, I feel your pain. (I have the original iPhone. You know, the one from two iPhones ago).

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  4. Oh no. What are you going to do. I have AT&T but just a regular phone. I didn't think I was cool enough for an iphone. I have been feeling cooler lately, so maybe I will switch!

    Will you get to see your Dad tomorrow on fathers day? Hope you have a good time whatever you do!

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  5. My regular phone fell out of the car window ( don't ask) so my hubs gave me his i phone and he upgraded to the 3g thingamajig.

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  6. Did you do the (free) software upgrade? It made me almost as happy as a new phone.

    My poor middle child? Bought her first iPhone ONE WEEK before the new release. D'oh!

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