The only way is wait for the jailbreak for the latest ios 7.1 then install APNedit on it.
Look in the GoPhone/AIO section. Indeed it will work as 3G.
Looks like they are finally starting on LTE here in Merced, CA. Earlier tonight a cell tower contractor was at the site at M/Olive (about 2 - 3 blocks from where I live) with another truck unloading...
My first ever cell phone was with the pink alien, PrimeCo that later merged with others to create Verizon.
Will include original box with it. Case as well if you wish. No other accessories
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