BlackBerry Forums Support Community

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-05-2008, 04:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
Join Date: Jul 2008
Model: none
Carrier: Nextel
Posts: 1
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Blackberry 8830 and Nextel

Please Login to Remove!


I couldn't find an answer using the search function so I had to register. My job requires me to have the Push-to-talk direct connect functionality on my phone and the only Blackberry option I have is a 7100. I don't want to go get that one since it's dated and I've heard rumors of an 8830 model with direct connect.

Can anyone provide any information on this for me?

Thank you.
Old 07-05-2008, 04:07 PM   #2 (permalink)
BBF Moderator
John Clark's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Model: Z30
OS: 10.2.1.x
PIN: s & needles
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 34,720
Post Thanks: 6
Thanked 115 Times in 82 Posts

The 8830 is not an iDen device. It won't work with NexTel.

Welcome to BBF!!
Old 07-05-2008, 04:10 PM   #3 (permalink)
Crimson Tide Moderator
JSanders's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: North of the moss line
Model: Z30
OS: 7.0sumtin
PIN: t low
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 41,921
Post Thanks: 61
Thanked 258 Times in 185 Posts

Wirelessly posted (8310; The Juggernaut)

But there is a new nextel BlackBerry on the way. Check the recent posts at

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