BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-21-2010, 11:51 AM   #1 (permalink)
Talking BlackBerry Encyclopedia
luc-mobile's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Brazil
Model: 8900
Carrier: Claro
Posts: 221
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Unlimited BIS with UK Vodafone?

Please Login to Remove!

I've been told that Vodafone does not have an unlimited BlackBerry plan. All the plans have a monthly cap. Can someone confirm that? Is there a cap? Do they charge overage or impose any penalties? Or does anyone here have an unlimited BB plan with Vodafone in the UK?

Thanks in advance.
Ubuntu Linux and Curve 8900.
Old 02-21-2010, 04:38 PM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Mensa
MidnightDraven's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Chester,UK
Model: 9000
Carrier: Tesco Mobile
Posts: 9,481
Post Thanks: 2
Thanked 110 Times in 110 Posts

The UK does not offer any (true) unlimited data plans on any network.
They usually have a "fair usage" policy which is also called a cap. Despite the plan saying Unlimited. (t-mobile uk for example has unlimited internet, but its a fair usage cap of 1GB).
Most data plans have a high enough cap that you will NEVER go over it.
And as long as it isnt excessive, and isnt excessive every month, you usually do not incur charges.
~Midnight Draven

"That's it then. Cancel the kitchen scraps for lepers and orphans, no more merciful beheadings... and call off Christmas."
Old 03-06-2010, 10:06 AM   #3 (permalink)
CrackBerry Addict
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Airport lounges and starbuxxx
Model: 9900
Carrier: Vodafone Business
Posts: 573
Post Thanks: 1
Thanked 5 Times in 4 Posts

Wirelessly posted

In Vodafone it's a 500MB fair use policy, not a hard limit. They do NOT charge for going over it.
Closed Thread

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Copyright 2004-2014
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.