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Posts: 38
Registered: ‎01-03-2012
My Device: Blackberry Playbook
My Carrier: not applicable

Can I use Bell Mobility Pay As You Go with any of the blackberry models?

I am Canada. I currently have a TREO smartphone and I get a month top-up of pay as you go minutes from Bell mobility. This works beautifully for me and I won't even tell you how the low the cost is -- but of course, I don't have data or PIN. I would like a BB just to be able to PIN/BBM my husband and friends.

 

Does anyone know if this is an option?

 

Which BB would I go with?

Elite II
Posts: 8,978
Registered: ‎01-05-2009
My Device: BlackBerry Z30
My Carrier: Rogers

Re: Can I use Bell Mobility Pay As You Go with any of the blackberry models?

In order to BBM someone, you first have to have BIS (BlackBerry Internet Service) on your account. You can still get this with PAYG but you have to have a phone that has been programmed for PAYG. Put another way, just because someone has a BlackBerry Model 'X' phone on PAYG with Bell, doesn't mean that any Model 'X' will work.


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