iPhone or any other phone upgrade for less!

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We should be able to upgrade our "old" phone (iPhone 5) for a newer phone (iPhone 6) for free or little cost. After paying all the expensive phone bills just to have the latest/greatest gadget, we shouldn't have to pay an arm and a leg to upgrade!
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Christopher Bower

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  • Dissapointed.

Posted 4 years ago

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Decrypter

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I agree! The cost to upgrade should be free or negligible. After all, it means you are going to sick around, and that's a win/win for everybody.
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Some random Mobile Master, Mobile Master

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Wait...

Most people are paying $60-$70/month plans to get their iPhones.... or about $800/year

Said iPhone costs, on average, about $750

Contract/Tab lasts 2 years...

So with a free upgrade, you're asking your carrier to give you a $750 device, while service over 2 years costs $1600.....

Basically, you're asking for ~50% off your service costs?????

o_O

Now, even I, as a customer, don't agree with that! I'm all for fairness, but asking for almost 50% off is nothing remotely fair.
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Sophia, Mobile Master

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But, but..... "FREE!"
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Some random Mobile Master, Mobile Master

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:oD
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Sue Caouette

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i also agree
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I agree with David on this one. I think it's important to educate consumers of the actual retail price of modern devices.

The iPhone you have in your pocket is basically a powerful miniaturized laptop...
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I think it's important to educate consumers of the actual retail price of modern devices.


This. Times 1000.

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