Did I have to sign another contract when I upgraded from my 3G to 3GS?

DropGems

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I upgraded a few months ago and signed a contract. I know I had to with the edge to 3g upgrade because the data plan was different but is it required when you go from the 3g to 3gs?
 

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Did you pay a reduced price for your new phone? If so then you most likely renewed your contract. If you paid full price and already had a line with them then most likely they renewed it anyway because they can but you can get out of it by just calling and making enough fuss.
 

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Well here's the situation. I didn't get the subsidized price because I wasn't eligible for another 4 months or so (sept) but now I want to sell my unlocked phone for 800 and buy it back at 300, I assumed my eligibility was still Sept 09 but since I signed a new contract, it's not until 2011. Can I demand for the subsidized price?
 
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No you probably can not. You might not have gotten the brand new contract prices, but you probably did get the exception pricing. It's not as cheap as a full upgrade (because you're not within that time frame) but you should have gotten a discount of some sort off the no commitment price ($399/$499 for the 16gb/32gb). No commitment was still higher than that, but wouldn't have required a new contract. If you paid the $399 or $499, you did get a discount and renew your contract.
 

KabaModern

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Boosted is correct, you most likely received some discount considering you were within a few months. That is most likely what happened. And yes, you did renew your contract.