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Old 01-30-2007, 12:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm just wondering does anyone know about a new model on T-Mobile network 8705e. This model offers "Tethered Modem" which you can connect onto the internet with your laptop using your blackberry. Also, model is rated for Hearing Aids: M3 and T3

Has anyone heard about this?? if so, does anyone know when this will surface onto T-Mobile network.
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Old 01-30-2007, 02:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The 8705g can tether to a laptop just like the other T-Mobile BB's. The only main difference between it and the 8700g is the Hearing Aid capability. I believe it is available via special order only through T-Mobile.
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Old 02-17-2007, 10:01 AM   #3 (permalink)
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i was also interested in this model .i have made several phone calls to tmobile but they say it's not ava. yet and no idea when.
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I have had this for two months after I had the 8700g starting back in July. You have to request for it at a T-Mobile store. I use a digital hearing aid and the 8700g , at times, interfered my hearing aid with its clicking static-like noise when the device receives signals.

It wasnt easy to have Tmobile to switch the s. First, they wanted me to upgrade by plunking down $ 299 for the 8705g. I had to convince the regional manager to override the upgrade fee.

I finally got it without the fees. Now, my hearing aid no longer is interfered by the wireless signals.
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