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Old 04-13-2009, 06:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hi can you help me in my quest ????

i have an curve 8310 o o2 witch o2 tell me that i cant get to work on o2 as it needs to be on contract not pay as you go .

so the qustion is if i get unlocked can i use on orange as it will cost me 25 to get unlock and o2 tell me it still wont work but orangen say it will but i tould it wont the 2nd time i called orange

so 1 can i get unlock
and 2 will it work on orange it i get it unlock
Old 04-14-2009, 10:01 AM   #2 (permalink)
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If it supports the frequencies that Orange uses, yes. You answered your own first question.

Might help to clarify what you mean by "work". If you mean voice and SMS, it will work. If you mean the data services then the carrier needs to offer BB data plans. Most don't offer BB data on prepaid.
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1. YES you can unlock an o2 BlackBerry and use it on Orange.
2. YES Orange UK offer pay-as-you-go BlackBerry BlackBerry® Pearl™ 8120 with £5 a month BlackBerry® Internet Service
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