Originally Posted by John Clark
The data for the Blackberry has to go through the carrier (Cellular One) as well as RIM's (Research In Motion makes the Blackberry) data center in order to work. That's why it costs more. We all pay $20-$40 per month for Blackberry data services. If you think that's high, go look at Rogers in Canada...those folks have been paying WAY more than that for years. Its a good deal here...any Canadian will tell you that.
Agreed. T-Mobile does have the cheapest plan but if other BB plans are too expensive for you, there's always Sprint's Samsung Instinct, Verizon's LG env2, T-Mobile's Sidekick LX, AT&T's Samsung Blackjack... lots of alternatives, though I don't know what data would be for each (aside from the SK based on personal experience). Granted, everyone here will tell you to go with the BB and an unlimited data plan. We're just that biased