Here's the deal:
A Bell SIM will work in an 8800 in the UK. However, you will need to purchase new equipment. As your current device is CDMA only, Bell cannot activate a SIM card on your account without you switching to a dual-mode and/or HSDPA-capable device like the 9550, 9700, or 9000. Personally, I would recommend changing to the 9700.
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