BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-08-2006, 09:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Model: 7250
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Exclamation will a blackberry work without service???

Please Login to Remove!

I want to know if I can just put my sim card in a blackberry and use it as a cell phone and a PDA without using the blackberry service???

Mike

[email address]
Offline  
Old 04-09-2006, 02:57 AM   #2 (permalink)
BlackBerry Extraordinaire
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Waterloo: Home of RIM
Model: PlayB
Carrier: Bell Mobility
Posts: 1,008
Post Thanks: 1
Thanked 4 Times in 3 Posts
Default

Assuming that the device is unlocked (or provisioned for your carrier), you can use it as a phone and PDA without a Blackberry data plan.
Offline  
Old 04-09-2006, 03:31 AM   #3 (permalink)
Spam Reporter
 
dc/dc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: IAD
Model: 6230
Carrier: Voicestream
Posts: 14,524
Post Thanks: 214
Thanked 341 Times in 307 Posts
Default

Unless it is a Sprint iDEN device, then you will have the BlackBerry data plan automatically added to your bill.
__________________
I h8 txtspk.
Offline  
Old 04-09-2006, 04:10 AM   #4 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Model: 7250
Posts: 2
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

It is supposed to be unlocked. guess i will find out when i get it
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

1 pc, M28C64C-20M1 parallel 8Kx8 EEPROM by ST
$1.79
1 pc,  M28C64C-20M1 parallel 8Kx8 EEPROM by ST pictureSerial EEPROM 1024Kb (in 8 bit) 400Khz 24AA1025 24AA1025-I/P DIP8 x2 USA genui
$9.9
Serial EEPROM 1024Kb (in 8 bit) 400Khz 24AA1025 24AA1025-I/P DIP8  x2  USA genui pictureSerial EEPROM 1024Kb (in 8 bit) 400Khz 24AA1025 USA genuine
$3.9
Serial EEPROM 1024Kb (in 8 bit) 400Khz 24AA1025  USA genuine pictureTOSHIBA THP911A-S THP911AS PROGRAMMER HAND-HELD EEPROM FOR ALL T-SERIES
$225.0
TOSHIBA THP911A-S THP911AS PROGRAMMER HAND-HELD EEPROM FOR ALL T-SERIES pictureBid iCA03 USB Microchip PIC/dsPIC/EEPROM ICSP/Zif Programmer Set @ PICkit2 SW
$7.45
Bid iCA03 USB Microchip PIC/dsPIC/EEPROM ICSP/Zif Programmer Set @ PICkit2 SW picture






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