On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 9:19 PM, Jorge . <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > >> *sigh* >> The 3G iPhone does not cost $199. It costs $199 when subsidized >> through a 2 year AT&T contract. Thats like saying my Nokia E51 costs >> nothing, because I got it free with a 2 year contract. >> > > Just look Ebay, amazon, etc... you can buy unlocked iPhones for almost the > price they have with AT&T, in fact there is no AT&T in my country, an i could > buy one on many shops in the downtown (dont misunderstand me, i want the > FreeRunner!!). > > I am sure it will happen again with the iPhone 3G No, it won't. When you buy a 3G iPhone, you will actually have to take out a contract there and then at the Apple store. It's not like how it was before when anyone could buy it, and just bypass activation. They will not sell you an iPhone unless you take out a contract.
Cheers, Federico _______________________________________________ Openmoko community mailing list email@example.com http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community