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sahil05 10-11-2010 11:08 AM

8520 Gemini without BB plan
 
I have just bought a 8520 Gemini and not yet subscribed to BB service.

1. I wanted to know if I can use BB messanger or any other messanger service like nimbuzz, fring etc. without subscribing to BB service? Just to clear things, I am in Saudi Arabia at present.

2. Can 3rd party applications be installed on BB handsets like googlemaps, gmail etc?

Thanks.

MidnightDraven 10-11-2010 01:07 PM

Nope. Blackberry messenger requires a blackberry data plan.

Google maps and gmail, along with facebook, twitter and many others also won't work without a blackberry data plan.

Dubdub 10-11-2010 05:29 PM

Maybe a read of the FAQ is in order?

What do I need a Data Plan for? - BlackBerryFAQ


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