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Old 08-24-2007, 08:17 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Dear,
Is it possible to use 1x or Evdo on blackberry 8830 outside US.
Actually i am in Burundi and there is a provider for 1x and EVDO, how can i setup the BBrry to work on 1x or EVDO.
How can i change the channels?

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Old 08-24-2007, 08:21 AM   #2 (permalink)
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You will need to get a local service provider SIM to put in your phone there. If they do not offer a BlackBerry Data Plan, you may only have phone service, not data or email.
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Thanks for your reply
the local service has SIM card for 1x and Evdo. can i use it or i will have to use only for GSM service?
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Old 08-24-2007, 03:13 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Might get more answers quicker if you post this in the 8800 series forum.
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