1. cijimcb's Avatar
    Hey all,

    I recently upgraded to the Curve 8900 and I want to give my old Pearl to my mother so she can (finally!) send texts. She on a fixed income and won't buy a new phone (contracts not up) and I'm sad to say I can't afford to buy her one right now either. Problem is, she's with Sprint and my Pearl is on T-Mobile. Is there a way to put her Sprint sim card in my old Pearl and "unlock" it for use on Sprint's network? If so, how is this done?

    Thanks in advance.
    06-27-09 05:44 PM
  2. BigBadWulf's Avatar
    Your problem is T-Mo is GSM and Sprint is CDMA. Call Sprint to verify whether they have any GSM service in her area, but I doubt it will work.
    06-28-09 08:30 AM
  3. crazytex's Avatar
    Sprint does not use 'sim cards' I know I've asked multiple times.... other than that there is as the other post suggests the CDMA/GSM issues
    07-06-09 09:30 AM