BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-20-2007, 09:19 AM   #1 (permalink)
Talking BlackBerry Encyclopedia
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Jupiter
Model: 8110
Carrier: at&t
Posts: 258
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Question Sprint and BlackBerry Messenger

Please Login to Remove!

I was hoping someone with Sprint could comment on this for me... a friend of mine is on Sprint and we use Blackberry Messenger to chat throughout the day. As I understood it, BBM was part and parcel of the Blackberry Data Plan, meaning BBM messages were not charged as text messages were. Thing is, on the last bill, my friend got dinged for 500 text messages - and didn't think they sent that many straight SMS's.

Can someone please verify that on Sprint, they aren't charged for BBM messages like SMSs?


'This one goes to eleven...'
Old 02-20-2007, 11:29 AM   #2 (permalink)
BBF Moderator
John Clark's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Model: Z30
OS: 10.2.1.x
PIN: s & needles
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 34,697
Post Thanks: 4
Thanked 107 Times in 75 Posts

I've never heard of anyone with any carrier getting charged for sms using BBMessenger. It uses data.
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.