This contradicts what Sprint told me over the e-mail. They said in order to get the discount on new activation it would have to be before Nov, 22 (to keep us from taking advantage of number portability)

However, I was reading the offer on Handsping's website and they say in a note that it must be before Nov 30th

Check it out...

My 600 is being shipped now, I am thinking of using it as a PDA only until Nov 24th so I can retain my old phone #.