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cellphonemania
05-19-2006, 11:37 PM
Will an Unlocked 8700g work on the Fido Service here in Canada?


Thanks!

KonTiki
05-19-2006, 11:38 PM
As far as I know FIDO does not support BlackBerrys.

jmcmullen
05-20-2006, 10:09 AM
simple answer, no it won't.. Fido has no blackberry plans of any sort.. If you get the 8700g you will have to go with Rogers

cellphonemania
05-22-2006, 11:43 PM
Thanks for the reply, I know fido doesn't have blackberry plans, but if my blackberry 8700 is unlocked and I pop in my SIM can i make phone calls and text messages? I don't think internet and email will work, but I was told voice calling and text messaging will...can anybody clarify?


Thanks again!

gq_fuzion
05-28-2006, 02:23 PM
yes... this is correct

the voice service will work just fine

NJBlackBerry
05-28-2006, 02:46 PM
Now I understand why we were confused. We thought you wanted to use the BlackBerry AS A BLACKBERRY on Fido.

Yes, it will work fine as a phone on Fido.