1. cwb#IM's Avatar
    I was thinking about trying out a blackberry and I currently have an iPhone. If I were just to switch my sim card to a blackberry without changing my data plans, would I be able to use all the features of the blackberry?
    07-20-10 08:27 AM
  2. syb0rg's Avatar
    NO, you have to have a RIM (either BIS or BES) data package, just popping in your SIM card and running will not allow you to access the RIM servers. That's where the magic happens.
    07-20-10 08:33 AM
  3. elvin1983's Avatar
    There is no charge to switch data plans, all you need to do is call AT&T and they can switch the IMEI of your handset, and switch you over to the BIS data plan. I did this for my buddy over the winter, easy as can be.
    07-20-10 08:46 AM
  4. mark_rivers19's Avatar
    thanks for the info.. since i'm switching from an iphone to a BOLD 9000.. still waiting for the phone though. so i guess i need to let them know of the switch.
    07-20-10 09:17 AM