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Old 12-06-2008, 09:26 AM   #1 (permalink)
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is truphone for blackberry a real VOIP client? it says is works alongside your service provider, but it asks for WI-FI so im guessing it dosent use minutes, but just wi-fi data.

anyone got any more info on this?
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I am so glad that this service is available on the BlackBerry. I missed it when I gave up my E61i. Yeah, UMA is great, but extra options are very nice to have.

Truphone works over Wifi and is a true VoIP client.
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Would be nice if their website was up...
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i checked the rates but its the same as att world connect rate...doesnt seem worth it
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is truphone for blackberry a real VOIP client? it says is works alongside your service provider, but it asks for WI-FI so im guessing it dosent use minutes, but just wi-fi data.

anyone got any more info on this?
It is dial around not a VoIP solution.
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yeah that is what i concluded, itz a true VOIP on the ipod touch but not for a BB... this is annoying, i want to be able to call other BBs without using my minutes, is RIM blocking true VOIP clients like skype?
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