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Old 10-18-2009, 06:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Well, I just got a BlackBerry Curve 8520 with T-Mobile and I have Unlimited Texting the 300 minute plan that cost around 29.99 a month. I was wondering if MMS would cost extra to do? Some said it costs $0.50 per MMS. Is this true? Or does the unlimited texting cover it?
Also an off-topic question. Is there a way to receive and send emails just using wi-fi? I got the internet browser to work but I'm not sure how to get the email to work without a dataplan.
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Texting is for SMS
MMS is not a SMS, it will cost more.

Nope, you cannot get emails to work without a data plan.
you'll be lucky to get MMS to work without a data plan.
MMS is service book related, service books are data plan related.
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So, it's not free? Even if I'm connected to a Wi-Fi?
Shame I wanted to get my emails, well, I'll use my iPod touch for it I guess.
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No data no email except via the Wifi browser. You basically have an expensive phone with all the capabilitys of the blackberry lost when out of Wifi range.
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Yeah, I'm usually home when I need the internet so I didn't buy the data plan.
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