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Old 01-22-2010, 02:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey,
I am soon going to be a new member of the ever increasing blackberry users group. I have previously used Palm Treo smartphone. I have a general question about the BB 9550.
If i buy an Unlocked BB 9550 which says that i can use any SIM anywhere in the world would i have any problem with using the BB PIN by using GSM? I am getting the 9550 from USA and planning to use it with Vodafone in India.
Are there any problems that i could face?
Or should i just go for the Bold 9700 which is GSM anyways.
Please help
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Old 01-22-2010, 07:31 AM   #2 (permalink)
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You will have some problems setting up the service books for Blackberry Data for the 9550, but the voice and SMS will work fine.

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