01-15-2009, 01:05 PM
Join Date: Oct 2005
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Originally Posted by CrazyFoo
So I have a Blackberry Storm on the Telus network here in Canada and they told me I can use this phone anywhere in the world as it's a 'world phone'. . .
Do I need to do anything special to make it work overseas?
I'm going to Frankfurt & Dubai in March.
When I'm at the airport in Frankfurt, can I just dial my home number in Toronto and call her up? Do I dial extra digits?
What about when I'm in Dubai?
Do I just call my house in Toronto? 1-416-580-****
Originally Posted by Dubdub
International rates are very high. Might want to talk to the carrier and see what they say. You could also unlock the device and buy a local SIM card for phone service only,
As for dialing your home, you will probably need to dial the country code before you dial the number.
OP's concern is how to dial back home from anywhere OP may be. . . Regardless of the rates, the number to dial is +1-416-580-**** . . . the plus sign (+) is important for international dialing.
Last edited by crisambo : 01-15-2009 at 01:09 PM.