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Old 03-15-2005, 11:24 AM   #1
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Default Bell Mobility BlackBerry 7750 - Will it work on Sprint?

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I'm thinking about selling my Bell Mobility BlackBerry 7750 on eBay to get a model with Bluetooth support.

I purchased it for the full price without a long term contract.

Will it work on the CDMA networks in the States? Sprint? Any other networks?

Is there something I need to do to ensure that the person who buys this will be able to use it?

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Dave.
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Old 03-15-2005, 11:25 AM   #2
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To my understanding, you can't bring CDMA devices from one carrier to another. (At least, that's the general rule of thumb -- and if you succeed, you're incredibly lucky, since it almost never happens...)

It's a luxury mainly restricted to unlocked GSM phones...
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I wish I had found this site before I bought the 7750. It's painfully slow.
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Yeah, the 7750 is considered the slowest according to:
BlackBerry Benchmarks

I would say re-eBay it .... Or try posting in your local newsgroup (Perhaps ott.forsale.computing for Ottawa... tor.forsale for Toronto.... try http://groups.google.com and finding a forsale newsgroup for your particular city.) This may mean a quicker local sale at a slightly higher price than eBay because the guy can drive to your house to look at your BlackBerry. This forum also has a "For Sale" forum where you can try to sell your BlackBerry first too as well, before buying a new BlackBerry!
(preferably from one of this site's sponsors, of course. <shameless plug> )

Then, if you want the best, the current cream-of-the-crop BlackBerries are 7250, 7520, 7290 and 7100 (the Bluetoothed 32 megabyte models).
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I've eBay'ed it. Hopefully someone will buy it and I can be a proud 7250 owner soon!!
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