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Old 02-03-2013, 06:00 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Default Re: Appears that a regular data plan will work

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Originally Posted by Dubdub View Post
Unlike older BlackBerrys, the Z10 and future models don't require tiers with BlackBerry Internet Service or BlackBerry Enterprise Server support in order to work their push messaging magic. Those migrating from a regular BlackBerry plan won't have to worry about switching, though. The lone exceptions are subscribers who have barebones, social-only plans where BIS serves as the filter. While the switch could lead to price hikes for those cost-conscious users, it's otherwise good news for BlackBerry devotees who've wanted the same choice in service as the rest of their smartphone-owning peers.

Reported by Engadget and confirmed by Crackberry.PSA: BlackBerry 10 doesn't need a special data plan
Nope. BlackBerry left the decision to the carriers.

Just got a call from my carrier (Bell) seems my Z10 can't work as intended unless I sign up with a BIS plan from Bell.

Ask your carrier first.
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