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I just found out my ISP (Clear) got bought out by Sprint.

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User Info: Judgmenl

Judgmenl
3 years ago#1
Clear Offered really good competitive 4G Home Internet service in my area (I get better than DSL, 12/1 for $50/mo.) and I actually got a Combo Router/Modem very much like what Verizon would offer.

Problem? Clear got bought out by Sprint. Sprint only offers small scale Mobile Hotspots. I was really ****ing lucky to get the Modem/Router that I got back in April. Better? My service isn't changing. I may even get faster internet in the future. Who knows?

Problem is that if 4G goes to the wayside and I want to upgrade, I might end up upgrading to an inferior product. Only good ISP in my area is Comcast and **** that.
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User Info: TheBlueDeath

TheBlueDeath
3 years ago#2
Why do you hate Comcast?
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User Info: Cool_Dude667

Cool_Dude667
3 years ago#3
TheBlueDeath posted...
Why do you hate Comcast?


I have comcast and losing internet in the wee hours of the night multiple times is pretty common, also they are pretty expensive in my area.
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User Info: CC Ricers

CC Ricers
3 years ago#4
TC, you've seen in my other topic that I'm a Clear customer too. What modem do you have? I have the series M: http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31OS1Gvkh3L._SY300_.jpg

I can't look at Clear's plans anymore now since they got acquired.

My other options are Comcast, AT&T, maybe RCN but I gotta check because they are picky in my area.
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User Info: Gojak_v3

Gojak_v3
3 years ago#5
As others have said. It really is a matter of where you live. I have always loved Comcast, but others obviously don't, so the service probably varies widely by what area you live in.

I would literally kill to get Comcast put back in my neighborhood as opposed to the garbage ISP they were replaced by.

User Info: ein311

ein311
3 years ago#6
My RT-N56U has a feature that allows me to plug in a USB internet dongle to it and utilize its connection over a local network.

If you ever have to swap devices and only have a choice for dongles, there are mobile broadband-compatible routers out there.
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