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Stuck With Telus -> Which Model To Buy??

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By Corbino, Junior Member on 15th August 2011, 08:26 AM
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So I have the Milestone 1 with Telus and I have 2 years left of contract. I played with Bell's model which was amazing and I need to upgrade!

I see the Droid 3 (Verizon's model) unlocked on Ebay for reasonable prices, but still cannot find the Bell model online.

What's the best option for a model to buy so I can use on Telus with everything enabled (like data and voice etc)?


Please let me know!

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15th August 2011, 09:53 AM |#2  
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Both Verizon and Bell should work with Telus, as long as you unlock the GSM modem.
15th August 2011, 05:47 PM |#3  
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You better get the Bell one (XT860 4G). Verizon tampered with the GSM radio on the D3 to implement operators bans which, based on my very own Droid 2 Global experience, might not be the best experience you want. (I have D2G which I have had on both Rogers and Telus networks here, not without some issues)
17th August 2011, 10:48 AM |#4  
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So if I get the Bell version do I have to unlock it somewhere? Or can I buy this unlocked online?
17th August 2011, 11:56 PM |#5  
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both work well i have the d3 on rogers
18th August 2011, 06:00 AM |#6  
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I picked up the Bell one today. unlocked online and using it with Rogers. so far so good.

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18th August 2011, 12:05 PM |#7  
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Originally Posted by leobg

I picked up the Bell one today. unlocked online and using it with Rogers. so far so good.

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Which unlocking service did you use?
21st August 2011, 04:13 PM |#8  
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Most online ones should work. I went with mobileincanada as they are lightning fast and have proven themselves to me over the years. Code was emailed to me in 15 minutes.

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