View Full Version : So my neighbors just upgraded their blackberries

03-15-2009, 08:05 PM
to the new ones, and they gave me their old one, a blackberry 8830.

i took my at&t simcard out and tried to get it to work, but it wont :(

i just want to use it for texting and stuff, no need for internet, and i was wondering if u guys know what i need to do.

03-15-2009, 08:15 PM
You can't use the 8830 on AT&T.
It will not function on North American GSM frequencies.

03-15-2009, 08:17 PM
You are out of luck. But seems like you have nice neighbors

03-16-2009, 01:30 AM
Wirelessly posted (at&t BlackBerry Bold 9000)

Maybe you could sell it and use the money towards the purchas of a new BlackBerry?