BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-09-2011, 10:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
Join Date: Oct 2011
Model: NO
Carrier: Mobilicity
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Angry Bb 9300

Please Login to Remove!

I bought a handset BB 9300 (checked gsmarena before buying) from craigslist, according to the seller it was unlocked (I did verify when I got home).

When I insert the SIM card I got from Mobilicity I don't see any Mobilicity network. I see 2 CDN Roaming networks (one 2G and other 3G), 1 Bell and 1 from Telus.

I spoke with the guy at the mobilicity store he told me there is a problem with the frequency. "Mobilicity’s network uses a frequency called AWS, with bands 1700/2100."

I was like WTF it's not like blackberry removed the hardware before selling to these providers, there has to to be blockage in the software department not hardware, so does anyone agree with me is there any software which can remove this blockage?
Old 10-10-2011, 07:23 AM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Master
Motorcycle Mama's Avatar
Join Date: May 2008
Model: 9930
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 4,351
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 246 Times in 238 Posts
Default Re: Bb 9300

Mobility uses different 3G frequencies than Rogers, Fido and Bell. And it doesn't have a GSM or EDGE network.

You need a device designed to work on your network.
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

Similar Threads for: Bb 9300
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
BB Curve 9300 Gmail problem Joicitjie BlackBerry Help 5 09-06-2011 02:41 AM
BB 9300 Can't SEND sms MaximRonsse BlackBerry Help 4 05-21-2011 11:30 AM
HELPP!? my bb 9300; wont let me connect to the internet:/ hollehhh General BlackBerry Discussion 2 05-17-2011 07:09 AM
BB 9300 3G and Desktop Manager anisingh General 9300 Series Discussion - Curve 3G 14 12-28-2010 12:45 PM
Email problems for BB 9300 tony1 BlackBerry Help 1 12-23-2010 12:30 PM

APPLE 820-0522-A 630-0895-B LITE VRAM 128K X 8 BOARD
APPLE 820-0522-A 630-0895-B LITE VRAM 128K X 8 BOARD   picture

Copyright © 2004-2016
The names RIM © and BlackBerry © are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.