Originally Posted by OriginalLucy
In Canada, you can only use a Bell device with Bell, Telus with Telus, etc.. If the phone is a GSM phone like Rogers and Fido uses, THEN you can use it only on GSM networks. Therefore BELL can only use BELL phones and what they do is just transfer the IMEI number to your account... Hope that helps.
Thanks for clarifying. This is how I imagined it worked.