BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-04-2008, 08:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Model: 8110
PIN: N/A
Carrier: at&t
Posts: 5
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Roaming

Please Login to Remove!

Can someone explain exactly what roaming means. Does it mean I am out of my hometown or out of the service area? Also I have the $39.99/month plan with at&t. Does anyone know if there are roaming or long distance charges? I checked the website and it was not very clear about this.

Last edited by penguinman57 : 08-04-2008 at 08:10 AM.
Offline  
Old 08-04-2008, 08:10 AM   #2 (permalink)
iPhone Convert
 
juwaack68's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Tulip City - MI
Model: iP5
OS: 6.0.2
PIN: to beans
Carrier: I'm not
Posts: 13,876
Post Thanks: 3
Thanked 75 Times in 56 Posts
Default

Roaming means you are not using your carrier's network.

For example, I use Sprint, but there may not be a Sprint tower where I am traveling. However, Sprint (like other carriers) has roaming agreements in place with with other carriers to allow me to connect to the other carrier networks - like Verizon.
__________________
No longer a BES Admin, but it was fun while it lasted!
Offline  
Old 08-04-2008, 08:23 AM   #3 (permalink)
Crimson Tide Moderator
 
JSanders's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North of the moss line
Model: Z30
OS: 7.0sumtin
PIN: t low
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 41,921
Post Thanks: 61
Thanked 256 Times in 185 Posts
Default

On the AT&T plan, you will need to make sure you have nationwide roaming for the voice plan (I assume you are speaking of voice, not data). You should be ok, I think.
Offline  
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

1Pc New Yaskawa Inverter Motherboard Etc740110-S1019 T
$277.58
1Pc New Yaskawa Inverter Motherboard Etc740110-S1019 T pictureHitachi inverter SJ300-075HFE-KD 380V 7.5KW with 60days warranty
$464.0
Hitachi inverter SJ300-075HFE-KD 380V 7.5KW  with 60days warranty pictureHitachi inverter L100 1.5KW 380V L100-015HFU with 60days warranty
$290.0
Hitachi inverter L100 1.5KW 380V L100-015HFU  with 60days warranty picture13-40KHz Inverter Driver Board SG3525 LM358 Adjustable DC 12-24V Driving 5000W
$7.74
13-40KHz Inverter Driver Board SG3525 LM358 Adjustable DC 12-24V Driving 5000W pictureHitachi inverter SJ200 2.2KW 380V SJ200-022HFE with 60days warranty
$245.0
Hitachi inverter SJ200 2.2KW 380V SJ200-022HFE with 60days warranty picture






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