Eastlink Cellular Phone Service Coming To Northern Ontario

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Post by Captain Steubings » Thu May 19, 2016 4:00 pm

Northern Ontario, A new mobile solution is coming to you!

We have expanded our award-winning LTE network to your community and are currently finalizing plans to give you access to the next evolution in wireless technology.

It’s not just lightning-fast speed that our new network brings, but great savings, exceptional customer service and so much more.

You’re going to love the freedom Eastlink offers each and every one of our Wireless customers.

Sign up to be among the first to get updates on when Eastlink Wireless will be available in your community, and find out just how simple wireless can be.

More Info: http://www.eastlink.ca/wireless/wireless-ontario.aspx

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Post by Captain Steubings » Thu May 19, 2016 4:04 pm

Well Timmins and Sudbury to start.

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Post by Loco101 » Thu May 19, 2016 5:30 pm

I thought they were about to introduce it a few years ago and for some reason it got cancelled.

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Post by DenBen » Thu May 19, 2016 6:00 pm

I wonder what roaming will be like in non-EL areas like SSM, North Bay and Toronto.

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Post by Kramer » Thu May 19, 2016 6:14 pm

Eastlink delayed the launch until it found a reputable Apple Authorized Service Partner in Timmins.

Unlike Bell and Rogers they were not happy with telling it's Apple customers to "send away" their devices for repairs.

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Post by DenBen » Thu May 19, 2016 6:43 pm

I seeeeeeeee!

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Post by Captain Steubings » Thu May 19, 2016 7:50 pm

This website shows a coverage map but also shows North Bay will be getting service too. http://www.eastlink.ca/ltessential.aspx

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Post by Captain Steubings » Fri May 27, 2016 12:03 pm

According to the radio the service will launch June 1st in Timmins.

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Post by Head Honcho » Fri May 27, 2016 12:09 pm

Oh boy.

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Post by Captain Steubings » Thu Jun 02, 2016 12:47 am

Service did launch June 1st in Timmins. All the other phone companies give me the phone on a contract - Eastlink wants you to pay for the service and another $30 a month for the phone till its paid off. No thanks.

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Post by JosephMcCarthy » Thu Jun 02, 2016 8:46 am

Your contract hides the price you are paying monthly for your phone... but you are paying for it... and guess what.. .if you go beyond the 2 years and don't change your phone, the price of your contract will stay the same and you'll keep paying for it.

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Post by DenBen » Thu Jun 02, 2016 9:03 am

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Post by Head Honcho » Thu Jun 02, 2016 9:10 am

I want $30 per month.

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