1. danielm86's Avatar
    Hi, im from venezuela and i bought this blackberry without knowing it wasnt gonna function with my actual provides ( Movistar) it works witha another that i dont like and its less popular than Movistar. Can someone help me and tell me if there is any way to open 850Mhz band or updating the 8830 World Edition Software ??? PLEASEEEE i waited almost 2 months to bring it to Venezuela.
    07-22-08 12:04 PM
  2. itoig's Avatar
    the 8830 WE doesn't have the 850 band on it, just the 900 and 1800, the 8830 is mainly a cdma device with 2 of the 4 gsm bands. you can't add or unlock missing bands from phones since they are integrated in to their chips. the one you are looking for is a 8820 or a 8800.
    07-22-08 02:00 PM
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