1. CrackBerry Question's Avatar
    Any ideas which prepaid cellphone company supports or works with black berry's cause on metro they don't and in total wireless too , is frustrating since I just got the dtk50
    12-06-16 10:41 AM
  2. Dunt Dunt Dunt's Avatar
    Work... and are supported are different things.

    Total Wireless uses Verizon's network, so it won't work with your DTEK50.

    MetroPCS uses T-Mobiles network, so it should work... but even some that had a T-Mobile PRIV (short lived as it was), could not get MetroPCS to enable it.

    Wonder what would happen if you told them it was an Alcatel Idol 4?
    12-06-16 11:21 AM
  3. Bla1ze's Avatar
    Trick is to stop telling them you have a 'BlackBerry', they instantly relate that to old BlackBerry devices. There's nothing stopping a generic 'Android' device from being added, provided you're not like trying to put a GSM device on a CDMA service.
    rthonpm likes this.
    12-06-16 11:22 AM
  4. stlabrat's Avatar
    thx for the advice... didn't know we have to go to "stealth" mode talk to carrier... that make sense... (good old days, you swing a BB out of holster, like western movie guys pull out of slinger... every body take note).
    12-06-16 11:34 AM

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