1. ThatsAngel's Avatar
    Hey folks,

    So I'm tired of waiting for AT&T to get the 9900 and more tired of the dropped calls in NY. I understand the CDMA network disallows data (browsing/email/BBM) while on a voice call, but what if I'm home with my Wi-Fi signal working?

    That's where I do most of my lengthy phone calls, so that's the only time I'm projecting having issues receiving e-mails.

    Can anyone confirm?

    If it was tl;dr, here's the short version: Want a 9930 but need to make sure I can still receive emails and use BBM while hooked up to my home Wi-Fi during a voice call.

    09-26-11 06:08 PM
  2. jimpilot's Avatar
    You can do both when connected to wi-fi
    09-26-11 06:37 PM
  3. andino's Avatar
    I have no problem doing both when connected to wifi
    09-26-11 06:51 PM
  4. willtothewong's Avatar
    I make calls all the time when i am connected to wi-fi.

    However, that is different than making calls ON wi-fi
    09-26-11 08:37 PM
  5. tryfe's Avatar
    You're good to go.
    09-26-11 08:38 PM
  6. alaskanbo's Avatar
    I heard a rumor Sprint might release EVDO Rev B. Which would allow simultanious voice and data. I wonder if these new CDMA blackberries are capable of Rev B?
    09-26-11 09:14 PM
  7. tryfe's Avatar
    They're not.
    09-26-11 09:46 PM
  8. ThatsAngel's Avatar
    Thanks, folks. Hoping to pick up my 9930 on Friday. Appreciate the confirmation!
    09-28-11 05:15 PM
  9. screamlordbyron's Avatar
    They're not.
    Are you sure about that? I have read elsewhere that the chips are Rev B compatible.

    Note: I don't know one way or another myself. I've just read conflicting accounts.
    09-30-11 01:42 PM