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Old 04-14-2007, 08:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey everyone, sorry to ask a question that's probably been asked a hundred times, but I keep on getting different answers from everyone, and I'd like an official answer.

Does BB Messenger use up my data plan? Or is PIN to PIN messaging free?

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See this similar thread that I found by searching:

BlackBerry Messenger: PIN or Data?

Best of luck, cheers!

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See this similar thread that I found by searching:

http://www.blackberryforums.com/report.php?p=509569

Best of luck, cheers!

Thank you for posting a link, linked to the "report post" feature of this forum.

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Sorry mate grabbed the wrong url:

BlackBerry Messenger: PIN or Data?
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Lol :p

So it does NOT cost money?
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If you have an unlimited data plan, no. If you don't then it doesn't as long as you haven't exceeded your allocated data. BBM and PIN messages use the Blackberry PIN infrastructure so they are considered data. The only exception so far has really been SMS/MMS but they're not data. Consider that any GSM device without a data plan can send and receive SMS...
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