Originally Posted by MarkARichards
I upgraded from 7290 to 8700 and while using the usb cable, I can use the 8700 as a modem. It is not any faster than the 7290, so I would say no EDGE support, but it does work as modem.
I am ATTWS sim "blue".
Interesting because I can do it just fine with my 7100g but not the 8700. I get the error that I mentioned in a previous post.