Summary: Find nothing good about this phone; could not activate it for starters. It feels like a piece of plastic toy! No help from the seller; and I should have known better; with it costing so little. Total plastic garbage that could not be activated.
Summary: The BlackBerry arrived today - Oct. 21 - It is actually in MINT condition! It took about 10 minutes for it to "find" its battery and begin to charge, but once it did - it was ready to take to Verizon and get set up. Very Happy with the purchase. Will probably get another one.
Excerpt: I thought it was the phone. But then i got a new model of this and still no one seems to be able to hear me on this phone. I don't understand it. Maybe everyone else is wearing headsets. The guy behind me at Verizon said his sound reception was horrible too and he uses it as a paperweight.
Excerpt: I am very surprised that no one else has identified frequent crashing or that Verizon has removed many of the features built into the device. I can only imagine that most people assumed that eventually they'll be able to figure out how to use the features in the manual built into the phone -- even...
Excerpt: I would like to report a huge problem with this phone to the group. Have other people noticed the problems with battery life. I finally got to a 3rd level Verizonwireless person and the issue is a bug in the firmware for authentication to the broadband networks. Here is what happens.