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Old 03-19-2007, 08:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
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can u update a 8700c to be use with sprints blackberry
Old 03-19-2007, 09:30 AM   #2 (permalink)
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What do you mean update? If you mean use an 8700c on the Sprint network, no. The 8700c is a GSM device and Sprint uses CDMA, incompatible technologies.

Plus Sprint will not allow a non-Sprint branded device on their network

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