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Old 03-03-2006, 08:31 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am leaving next week for a trip to Australia. I have an unlocked 7100V and my question is, If I have an unlimited international data plan w/Cingular (non-BES), could I get my e-mail etc (2-3 times per day) with that SIM and then swap it out and use a local prepaid SIM for voice. That way I can get the best of both worlds. My concern is that somewhere along the way it will get screwed up and I will not be able to get my mail.

Has anyone had any luck with this idea?

Any help is appreciated.
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You shouldn't have any problem, as long as you don't brake a SIM doing all that swapping
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That is what I figured, but was looking to verify first...These things really are crackberries!
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you should just buy an inexpensive unlocked phone to use for the voice service while your there. itll save you a lot of the trouble.
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