BlackBerry Forums Support Community               

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 08-01-2007, 12:21 AM   #1 (permalink)
Talking BlackBerry Encyclopedia
Join Date: Mar 2005
Model: 9000
Carrier: ATT
Posts: 247
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Options for purchasing replacement BB

Please Login to Remove!

Ok, so I accidently dropped my BB (8700g) in the toilet. Long story. It's basically dead, a few things work but even after 24+ hrs its still not right.

Unfortunately I don't qualify for an upgrade via TMobile(according to the CSR). So what are my options to buy a phone without having to extend my contract? Where can I buy a phone locally (don't really have time to wait)? What I'm really looking for is advice on how to get the phone fast and cheap

Also do you recommend the 8800 or the 8100?
__________________ | BB on Fire
Old 08-01-2007, 12:32 AM   #2 (permalink)
Crimson Tide Moderator
JSanders's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North of the moss line
Model: 9xx0
OS: 7.0sumtin
PIN: t low
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 41,909
Post Thanks: 60
Thanked 244 Times in 182 Posts

If you had the 8700, you will like the 8800, or another 8700. Getting one quick? I don't know, other than your TMo Retailer. Look on this board at the Buy Sale Trade section.

Read the link at the FAQ site about "i got my BlackBerry wet" for other options on drying out your BB. It might be gone, but more time is the key. One day won't get it.
Link at the top of this page.

Good luck.
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

Copyright 2004-2014
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.