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can i send free sms?

hello all,
ive heard that sending text messages is free from a blackberry to another blackberry anywhere in the world, (without any internet) and regardless of any network sim iam using...... is it true? and also do let me knw whch if there is such service blackberry is offering which blackberry model should i buy?

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Re: can i send free sms?

 


muji123 wrote:

ive heard that sending text messages is free from a blackberry to another blackberry anywhere in the world, (without any internet)


 

No, this is absolutely not true, regarding SMS text messaging.

 

It IS true that you can use BlackBerry Messenger, for messaging from any BlackBerry to another, anywhere in the world, for free, but it DOES REQUIRE subscription to a BlackBerry Data Plan on your service provider account.




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Re: can i send free sms?

I would use a Blackberry text app to another Blackberry App via internet. It is free because send via internet not carrier SMS network.  Another option is to use a online sms service such as:

http://smsfree4all.com

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Registered: ‎07-10-2013
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Re: can i send free sms?

You can send free SMS to the UK from this site

 

http://streetunity.org/sms/

Unlimited free UK sms

 

- 160 Characters
- Delivery report to your email
- Replies to your email
- Flash sms
- email to sms
- sms to email

 

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