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Old 12-28-2008, 11:41 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok............so I was fooling around w/ my Verizon 9530 Storm and I discovered there was a "sim card " in the phone.Well I took it out I was kinda confused for 2 reasons....1)Verizon doesn't use sim cards.........Are they going digital? 2)why does it say Vodafone in it......thats a foreign carrier,why would that be in my domestic phone.It is a global phone so mabey thats it.

Anyway regardless Im a little confused .....can anybody shed some light on this.
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Verizon storm is global, that's why it has the sim card slot, and the verizon storm is actually the 9530, hope that covers it for you
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Thanks......what about the "vodafone" branding?
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you're on your own there haha I'm not so sure about that one
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Ya I figured the sim card slot was for international use............but the vodafone thing just confuses me.
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Vodafone is Verizon's GSM roaming partner.
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Currently, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture between Verizon and Vodafone
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Check out this article

Vodafone CEO: Verizon-Alltel hookup 'very good' - Jun. 5, 2008
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