BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-21-2006, 11:07 PM   #1 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Model: 7520
Posts: 54
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Choose: Strong Signal (CDMA) or Real Call Waiting?

Please Login to Remove!

Sprints call waiting is pathetic, if I am missing something, please let me know

1. you can not see who is on the other line (as you can with nextel)
2. the incoming call continues to beep at me on my BB8703, even after I hit ignore.
3. the person im talking to hears a pause in my voice when the beep comes through.

You can watch TV on a sprint phone, but cant get real call waiting?

So must I choose between patchy and weak GSM signals, and having a real call waiting?

I cannot run a business if my customers constantly hear pauses in my voice because my wife wont stop calling ... LOL .. I need call waiting so I can take important sales calls, so the *70 is not an option.

Are there any solutions to this? Does Verizon support better call waiting? Is GSM as bad everywhere as it is in my city? Grand Rapids, MI.... I go inside a building, and my GSM phone is dead.
Offline  
Old 11-21-2006, 11:22 PM   #2 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
rescue951's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Waterloo
Model: 8330
OS: 4.5
Carrier: Sprint
Posts: 66
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

RE: #1 are you refering to the second incoming call? I try calling my 8703 while on a call and the caller ID showed up correct? Maybe I'm miss understanding you.
__________________
Robert
FIRE RESCUE
BB 8330 Sprint
Offline  
Old 11-22-2006, 06:45 AM   #3 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Model: 7520
Posts: 54
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

It shows the second call, but if you try to ignore the second call, it continues to beep in your ear, and interrupting your voice to the person on the first call.

And when you try to switch back and forth, it never updates the name of the caller you are currently talking to, as the others do.
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

V3 Semiconductor Hurricane V3 PCI V320USC Evaluation Board QED RM5231-200Q
$150.0
V3 Semiconductor Hurricane V3 PCI V320USC Evaluation Board QED RM5231-200Q picture10Pcs BD139 Genuine ON Semiconductor NPN Transistor 1.5A/80V To-126 GE
$0.99
10Pcs BD139 Genuine ON Semiconductor NPN Transistor 1.5A/80V To-126 GE pictureLAMBDA USA 0-30V@ 0-33A SEMICONDUCTOR PROCESS LED LIGHT BURN IN DC POWER SUPPLY
$789.0
LAMBDA USA 0-30V@ 0-33A SEMICONDUCTOR PROCESS LED LIGHT BURN IN DC POWER SUPPLY pictureLAMBDA EMS 30-33 0-30V@0-33A SEMICONDUCTOR WAFER PROCESS CONTROL DC POWER SUPPLY
$789.0
LAMBDA EMS 30-33 0-30V@0-33A SEMICONDUCTOR WAFER PROCESS CONTROL DC POWER SUPPLY pictureLot of 600 108049, TIS TLC555CD Semiconductors T48682
$900.0
Lot of 600 108049, TIS TLC555CD Semiconductors T48682 picture






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