telus doesn't care if you unlock it. Telus will do it for $35 but when you buy it outright you only have a 1 year warranty on the phone that's it. If it's under contract telus tells me it's under warranty for the duration of your contract or You can buy a separate plan that they don't tell you about. They don't stand behind their products as much when you buy them outright.
I don't see them really standing behind the Classic much at all. Been to 3 Telus stores in the lower mainland of BC, all required you to order the Classic based on faith that nothing creaks, leaks, or wobbles. Something that has plagued past models which was solved by going through multiple boxes and sometimes phones.
Another thing to make note of, not one Telus store had a demo version of the phone which leads me to this question.
How is the build quality of the Classic?
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