Originally Posted by theBorg
hey, new york. welcome to the forums!
basically, yes, you can install any OS that's made for the 8700x devices. the branding, however, has more to do with the theme than the OS. there's oodles of information around the forum on these topics. look for sticky threads at the top of the thread lists.
it shouldn't be much hassle at all to launch with t-mo. you would be best, however, with a data plan. otherwise just pop your sim in and go.
curiously, why did you choose BB?
i am a guy who loves to have his email with him all the time but i have always been into windows mobile but now finally i want to try out blackberry and see if black berry can make me change from windows mobile to blackberry
and yes ihave a blackberry data plan right now coz i m using blackberry connect on my phone