1. jimmysuggs's Avatar
    I'm planning to upgrade to the 4S, as I'm still using the 3GS and my contract expired last June.

    But I'm wondering, if I renew with AT&T, will I be able to keep my unlimited data plan that I still have, or will they force me to start all over with that capped data plan they rolled out a few months back?

    If that's the case I might jump ship to sprint or verizon, but I just wanted to know what my options are before I make any decisions.

    Anyone have any idea how this sort of thing works?
    10-06-2011 09:50 AM
  2. liquidzoo's Avatar
    Yes, if you have it; and you're renewing to another iPhone, you should be able to keep it. I imagine that there would be a lot of mad customers if they forced a plan change just to upgrade your phone.
    10-06-2011 10:00 AM
  3. jimmysuggs's Avatar
    Excellent, thanks for the info. I figured this was the case, but I also wouldn't put it past AT&T to force customers to give up their unlimited data in order to get a new, subsidized iphone, etc. However given that AT&T now has competition for the iphone, I'm guessing they're less likely to do stuff that may **** off people looking to potentially sign another contract with them.
    10-06-2011 10:47 AM
  4. KCook3's Avatar
    I was just at my local ATT store and was told I could keep my unlimitied data.

    10-06-2011 11:09 AM
  5. impaler's Avatar
    You'll be able to keep it. That doesn't mean they won't try to take it away sometime.
    10-06-2011 11:44 AM
  6. jimmysuggs's Avatar
    Oh I fully expect that they'll take it away, that's inevitable.

    I'm amazed (but pleased) that it's lasted this long.
    10-06-2011 11:48 AM
  7. nyc_rock's Avatar
    What I am wondering is if Apple's web site will offer my current unlimmited plan or will it default to ATT's actual plans that they offer. This could be an issue.
    10-06-2011 01:22 PM
  8. Bias X's Avatar
    Yeah, as long as you currently have the data plan it will never go away unless either
    1: they force it on you
    2: you change it

    Upgrades shouldn't change it at all.
    10-06-2011 01:33 PM