Results 1 to 8 of 8
  1. #1
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 300,754, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 65.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    20,249
    Points
    300,754
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,386
    Given: 1,637

    AT&T users in Ankeny

    Been shopping around various companies for a new cell phone for my wife and I. We are wanting a data plan and some texting.


    I've heard that AT&T gets crappy reception in Ankeny and wanted to know what kind of luck people have had with them. Any other tips on plans/phones would be helpful too.

    Thanks!


    @RandomGeoFacts

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 919,227, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 60.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    61,667
    Points
    919,227
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,941
    Given: 4,995

    Re: AT&T users in Ankeny

    They get horrible reception in Ames, too.

    In the interior hills/mountains of Jamaica, AT&T works great. In central Iowa, not so much.


    Kansas Must Be Destroyed

    Sic Semper Jayhawks




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 460,389, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    brianhos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Trenchtown
    Posts
    40,330
    Points
    460,389
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 649
    Given: 80

    Re: AT&T users in Ankeny

    Wife moved to a Verizon Iphone in Ankeny from an ATT one. She has way better reception with Verizon, and finally has the 3 g's.


    They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety. - Benjamin Franklin 1775

  4. #4
    Asst. Regional Manager
    Points: 300,754, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 65.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mj4cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    20,249
    Points
    300,754
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,386
    Given: 1,637

    Re: AT&T users in Ankeny

    We have Verizo now. I think we'll either stick with Verizon or go to Sprint...whoever offers a better deal.


    @RandomGeoFacts

  5. #5
    Prospect
    Points: 8,856, Level: 28
    Level completed: 18%, Points required for next Level: 494
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    63
    Points
    8,856
    Level
    28
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 1

    Re: AT&T users in Ankeny

    I had AT&T and didnt have too many problems. I switched to US Cellular because they had the phone I wanted and the prices were a little better. Plus you get more data for the price.



  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 59,479, Level: 75
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 571
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    jtdoyle1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    2,446
    Points
    59,479
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 319
    Given: 31

    Re: AT&T users in Ankeny

    I've had a an iphone4 from att since november with no problems of any kind.



  7. #7
    Rookie
    Points: 15,194, Level: 37
    Level completed: 44%, Points required for next Level: 456
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    510
    Points
    15,194
    Level
    37
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 1

    Re: AT&T users in Ankeny

    I've had an iPhone on AT&T for going on two years. My signal in Ankeny has been OK, but very spotty (or sometimes non-existent) when traveling in rural areas of Iowa. Therefore, I'm waiting for my contract to end to make the switch to Verizon. Only thing I'm trying to decide is whether to pay the early termination fee and switch now or wait for the next iPhone to come out. Only thing keeping me with AT&T is I still have an unlimited data plan.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 188,207, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    15,936
    Points
    188,207
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 544
    Given: 1,169

    Re: AT&T users in Ankeny

    Our house in north Ankeny is bad with ATT but perfect with verizon.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM