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Old 01-25-2010, 04:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello, I am currently in Spain until August then will be in the UK in 7 months. I want a blackberry but I cannot find a good tariff would someone be able to help please so i can use it abroad now until i come home.


I would really appreciate some help and sorry if i have not put this in the right section, but I am new to this.

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Old 01-25-2010, 10:01 AM   #2 (permalink)
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This is your third post about the same thing.

You'll have to do your own research on carriers in the country your going to be in. I believe the carriers in the UK are tmobile, orange and o2.

Go to their websites and look yourself.
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I have looked at all the carriers, I cannot find anything but O2 said about Blackberry unlimited. If nobody can help thats ok, the reason its my third post is because i didnt know where to put it at first.
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Vodafone
Orange
T-mobile
O2
Virgin
3


All now offer blackberries, and plans that come under different names.
O2 is a bolt-on, t-mobile is a booster
No idea about 3 or virgin; and vodafone and orange both have it explanined when you pick a blackberry to buy.

Its all on their website, you just need to look.
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yes i have looked their websites, but not very informative apart from O2. does anyone know the best carrier for using abroad, if your away a few months at a time?
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Best is HIGHLY subjective.

For me, AT&T is "best" but many here hate them.
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no uk carrier's offer blackberry specific international data.
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