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Old 01-31-2008, 09:21 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Thought I was done with all the world traveling. We bought in FL and go there for long weekends during the winter. Sold my unlocked quad-band phone.

Now the guys has booked a golf trip to Scotland in July.

Will the 8830 work with no additional calls to Verizon when I leave or will I have to advise Verizon of my leaving the US and pay some exhorbirant rate for calling?

Any advice?


Old 02-02-2008, 04:18 AM   #2 (permalink)
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As long as you have the SIM card and are paying for the international plan you should be alright, but I would still call Verizon to verify.
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i know on the sprint side you have to call and have it provisioned on the network here first. Give them a call and ask if they need to enable international roaming via GSM. Also, unless you have the device unlocked you will be restricted to Verizon's roaming partners (Vodafone)
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Also, your voice calls will be more expensive -- whether it is exorbitant is a matter of opinion.

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