Originally Posted by ddowling
I frequently travel to Moscow. Although MTS (Tmobile) and RIM have an agreement to provide BB service in Russia, Beeline is the current carrier. Have never had a problem, even in the Metro. A word of warning, roaming charges are VERY expensive, i.e. voice$4.95 per minute; data charges are also expensive. Would suggest using SMS or getting a prepaid card SIM.
I was told by Cingular that since I am on an unlimited international data plan I will not have data roaming fee's....only voice roaming fee's if I use the phone portion of my BB. I am only planning on using the data while I am there to get my e-mail. Is this not correct?