T-Mobile's iPhone 5 By The Numbers - InformationWeek
IoT
IoT
Comments
T-Mobile's iPhone 5 By The Numbers
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
PJS880
50%
50%
PJS880,
User Rank: Apprentice
4/8/2013 | 10:51:07 AM
re: T-Mobile's iPhone 5 By The Numbers
Awesome! I like how they allow you to finance the phone and the cost turns out running cheaper. Sounds like T-Mobile has some kinks to work put but non-the less a positive step forward for the mobile carrier. Offering customers all mobile devices that are current combined with the truly 4G network, I think that this is one of the best mobile carriers on the market today. I also believe that T-Mobile has the right idea with no contracts, I was literally paying 117% more for the same services through another mobile carrierGă¬.go T-Mobile go!

Paul Sprague
InformationWeek Contributor
Steven W
50%
50%
Steven W,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/27/2013 | 4:14:01 PM
re: T-Mobile's iPhone 5 By The Numbers
Prepare to be rejected if your credit score is not A+, you can't reasonably complete a credit application, your annual income is too low, or you have a bankruptcy or foreclosure in your credit history. No, you will not make three payments and vanish into the forest. This will be much like a car note. That means repossessions are possible. A new reality show, where this big man shows you a repossession order, and then demands your handset? Call me insightful :). Since it's locked to T-Mobile and it's now illegal to unlock without the carriers permission, there will be a poster child who actually gets fined, sued, or even criminally charged for unlocking the device (and they will snitch on the cell phone shop that did the unlocking) . It's not actually your phone until it's paid off and T-mobile releases the ESN code, or network lock.
Let's see whose made an example of first?


How Enterprises Are Attacking the IT Security Enterprise
How Enterprises Are Attacking the IT Security Enterprise
To learn more about what organizations are doing to tackle attacks and threats we surveyed a group of 300 IT and infosec professionals to find out what their biggest IT security challenges are and what they're doing to defend against today's threats. Download the report to see what they're saying.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
2017 State of IT Report
In today's technology-driven world, "innovation" has become a basic expectation. IT leaders are tasked with making technical magic, improving customer experience, and boosting the bottom line -- yet often without any increase to the IT budget. How are organizations striking the balance between new initiatives and cost control? Download our report to learn about the biggest challenges and how savvy IT executives are overcoming them.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.
Flash Poll