1. mantray82's Avatar
    Has anyone use the storm in Iraq or Afghan? I just wanted feed back on how it went?
    12-22-08 12:23 PM
  2. Mattsworld's Avatar
    I was in Iraq all of 2005 and unless things have dramatically changed, your not going to be able to use any cell phone over there.
    12-22-08 12:49 PM
  3. stormdevil's Avatar
    plus the dust would be brutal for your phone. Wouldn't it?
    12-22-08 12:51 PM
  4. mantray82's Avatar
    I was in IRaq OIF 1 (04-05) and again in (07-08) and times have changed alot!! They have alot more cell towers up now.
    12-22-08 12:51 PM
  5. mantray82's Avatar
    StormDevil the dust wont be that bad except outside in the open. I knwo people that had other PDA devices and I had one both time. Iraq is alot more civilized then people make it seem. I was living in my own trailer the last time i was there with AC, fridge. First time In a tent lol so it is buildin up.
    12-22-08 12:53 PM
  6. daboogas94e's Avatar
    i bought a phone when i was there in 05-06 because my Moto V600 wouldn't work but the cost was OUTRAGEOUS!!!!
    02-10-09 04:45 PM
  7. snork's Avatar
    I wouldnt risk it. if its got dust problems here, its going to be 100x worse over there. my buddy was there all last year, and he was in camp victory, a pretty nice part. i cant speak about the cell phone deal, but he bought a new laptop to bring over and the thing has all sorts of problems from all the dust/dirt getting everywhere. (I MEAN EVERYWHERE) he was staying in an AC'd trailer and all too. Unless you have a really good way of sealing up that screen.. dont risk it.
    02-10-09 04:51 PM
  8. anon(52425)'s Avatar
    Oif 2 here. Usmc. If you value your stuff, I'd leave it.

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    02-10-09 08:59 PM