1. Waz's Avatar
    Hi guys,

    purchased a brand new sealed T-Mobile 8320 off a reputable BB seller on EBay. Received the hand set and popped in my UK T-Mobile simcard and throws an invalid error message. I was under the assumption that I was able to use my UK sim as it is still T-Mobile but it doesn't recognise it. Anyone know what the problem could be and a way round it?


    01-25-08 05:48 AM
  2. johnling's Avatar
    Double check and make sure the card is inserted correct. Mine is very picky for some reason. It appears to be just fine but is not recognized, if I reinsert it all is OK.
    01-25-08 06:44 AM
  3. Waz's Avatar
    no luck I am afraid, I get the feeling that a UK T-Mobile sim can't work in a US T-Mobile phone, anyone care to confirm?
    01-25-08 06:47 AM
  4. johnling's Avatar
    Sorry to hear that, I tried.
    01-25-08 06:51 AM
  5. Waz's Avatar
    It actually needed to be unlocked, a UK T-mobile sim doesn't work on a US T-Mobile handset. Used GSMPhonesource and was pleased with their service.
    01-27-08 10:13 AM