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Old 11-04-2008, 10:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Can Blackberry Pearl 8120 WiFi be used to access internet WITHOUT a data plan?

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Hi,

I was just wondering if the WiFi on an unlocked BB Pearl 8120 can be used to access internet applications (such as gmail or facebook, etc.) without subscribing to a data plan?
(I would be using the BB with a 'pay as you go' SIM card, mainly as a phone, but would like to be able to access the internet from time to time if need be.)

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Old 11-04-2008, 10:36 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You can use the hotspot browser to browse the web via wifi without a data plan.
BlackBerry applications like the Gmail app and Facebook app probably will not work.
 




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