12-23-08 01:50 PM
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  1. Gothamart's Avatar
    well, let's see. my most recent backup was an LG Voyager. Except that I gave that to my son. Then there was my LG Env. Which I gave to a friend of mine that I carpool with. Next on the list was my motorola Q (silver), which I actually SOLD to a gentleman that I bowl with (man, was HE desperate).

    So I suppose, that the only phone that I actually have, that I can USE, is an old motorola v710 flip phone.
    12-21-08 10:41 AM
  2. GapBoyPCS's Avatar
    My backup is my Nokia 6085 flip phone. It's still active on another line, but I could always switch SIMs.

    ...plus, I try and regularly backup the data on my Bold on a few hard drives.
    12-21-08 11:00 AM
  3. Chicklet's Avatar
    Secondary and back up is the 8310. Also have the pearl as a just in case.
    12-21-08 11:03 AM
  4. big mac#CB's Avatar
    Never. I always sell my old phone as soon as I buy my current one. It keeps the cost of switching phones every few months to a minimum.
    12-21-08 11:06 AM
  5. anon(375378)'s Avatar
    My old 8800 is still working well.

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    12-21-08 11:21 AM
  6. Keirkhaart's Avatar
    I've kept a nokia 1100 for years but hardly ever used it. Giving it to my 7 year old for xmas, though.

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    12-21-08 11:26 AM
  7. liestarter's Avatar
    I'm notorious for losing phones so when I had the oportunity to purchase a phone, I did. My back-up phone is the Nokia 5310 and if for some reason I need a blackberry I still have my 6230 that was replaced last year.

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    12-21-08 11:59 AM
  8. vomviersen's Avatar
    I kept my Motorola KRZR as my backup phone.

    My husband and I have been rather lax about selling or donating our old phones (we usually keep them for the full 2 years for New Every 2 so they don't exactly have much resale value at that point anyway) and found a total of 7 phones to donate when we upgraded in November
    12-21-08 12:10 PM
  9. Albanycrackhead's Avatar
    Have 2 back ups main one is the 8130 pearl and last one is the LG8700 just cleaned out all the old phones the other day had like 10 of them only one i kept besides whats listed is old moto star tac ...... now thats old and a brick of a phone just wanted to show grandkids how good they have it with the smaller phones
    12-21-08 12:16 PM
  10. mrjam3s's Avatar
    I still have my 8830.
    12-21-08 12:24 PM
  11. foubre73's Avatar
    i've got a backup 8310 cuz our daughter got it wet, thought it was goner and got a different phone. turns out just fried the battery. i couldn't live without my bb either.
    12-21-08 01:13 PM
  12. Nujra's Avatar
    An old school Nokia 3120b.

    It came to it once, terrible stuff.
    12-21-08 01:27 PM
  13. nastyneon99's Avatar
    My backup is a motorola v551 or a nokia 3595 for work purposes when I can't carry a camera phone

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    12-21-08 01:29 PM
  14. kasey0613's Avatar
    I have an Iphone 3G, that was a giift, as a backup to my Storm.
    12-21-08 01:31 PM
  15. rachel0179's Avatar
    I have a 2 yr old Samsung Stripe, and an Iphone, hatteeee the iphone. I really liked my lil samsung though, so Id use that if I ever had issues.
    12-21-08 02:01 PM
  16. 12MaNy's Avatar
    I have another Curve as my backup phone.



    12-21-08 02:37 PM
  17. LASHON's Avatar
    My backup phone is one of the cheap ones you get for free. Very plan samsung phone.
    12-21-08 03:01 PM
  18. BBBM's Avatar
    for backup i have an iphone from At&t.. like rachel said "i hate it".. with a passion.. also aTmobile Samsung and Razr.. so i have a good cushion if something were to happen to my bb (knock on wood)... however i do have insurance for it.. so no matter what i'll be good...
    12-21-08 04:35 PM
  19. daniela#CB's Avatar
    I got a 8120 to backup my Curve. But started to like the 8120 more, so now the Curve is my backup phone.lol
    12-21-08 04:59 PM
  20. iwingo's Avatar
    Since I got my Bold my old 8820 is my back up. My kids keep asking for it but so far I've resisted. I offer them my older Q9H but no takers. LOL!

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    12-21-08 05:08 PM
  21. JoshH37's Avatar
    When I went to purchase my first BB I was about a year and a half from my upgrade so I decided to do the add a line option for $9.99 and will keep my first Verizon phone active as a backup/ work phone.. As a new Verizon customer I feel somewhat helpless as far as a backup.. With ATT I could just swap sims to an older phone in a pinch!
    12-21-08 06:31 PM
  22. WelshSage's Avatar
    my backup is a Sanyo SCP-4000. I have never had a phone with better call quality, it even beats my BlackBerry!
    12-21-08 08:43 PM
  23. Bison's Avatar
    Well I have my old v3 razr from T-Mobile, should still work with AT&T. I also have a unlocked V300 just incase. I should really start looking for a good back up phone though just can't really afford one atm.
    12-21-08 08:54 PM
  24. randall2580's Avatar
    Decided to keep my 8820 on the bench in case I need a pinch hitter.
    12-21-08 09:31 PM
  25. haegercp's Avatar
    a couple of Motorola's, an LG, a Pantech, and this list goes on. I always make sure I have backup phones.
    12-21-08 09:37 PM
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