This is an unlocked GSM cellular phone, there is no contract required. Just place your existing (active) sim card into this new phone and start using it!
The BlackBerry® Pearl™ 8100 smartphone is one of the world’s smallest smartphones and packs all of the power you expect from a BlackBerry® device. It comes complete with digital camera, multimedia capabilities and expandable memory. And it offers users everything else you would expect from a BlackBerry smartphone — including phone, email, web browser, text messaging (SMS and MMS), instant messaging, organizer applications and more.
The BlackBerry Pearl provides Quad-band network support (on 850/900/1800/1900 MHz GSM™/GPRS and EDGE* networks) to allow for international roaming between North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.
The BlackBerry Pearl is small enough to take anywhere. It’s the ultimate combination of brains and beauty.
Top Phone Features
AOL®, Yahoo!®, MSN®, and ICQ® Instant Messenger*
1.3 Megapixel camera
Bluetooth® wireless technology
Quad-band world phone (850/900/1800/1900 MHz)
Real web browsing*
T-Mobile Internet ready (GPRS & EDGE)
E-mail* Send and receive messages from personal and work e-mail.
Bluetooth® wireless technology Lose the wires and keep your hands free for more important things – Bluetooth lets you connect your phone to your headset or computer wirelessly.
Quad-band world phone (850/900/1800/1900 MHz) Use this phone in any of the countries where T-Mobile provides GPRS service.
Real web browsing* Get more pages and better Web content delivered efficiently to your phone.
myFaves capable* Get unlimited any-network calling to any 5 people with a myFaves plan.
T-Mobile Internet ready (GPRS & EDGE) GPRS is a wireless data service with speeds up to 56 Kbps, while EDGE is up to three times faster than GPRS for compatible devices. Both enable you to access Internet and e-mail service wherever T-Mobile has coverage.
1.3 Megapixel camera Take high-quality pictures from your phone that you can enlarge or print.
Music player Play your favorite music wherever you are.
AOL®, Yahoo!®, MSN®, and ICQ® Instant Messenger* Send and receive instant messages with Yahoo!, MSN, AOL, or ICQ.
Text messaging* The quick, quiet way to stay connected.
Speakerphone Put down the phone and keep talking with a convenient speakerphone.
SureType™ QWERTY Keyboard Familiar layout lets you type messages easily without scrolling for the letter you want.
Easy text input Predictive text input anticipates what you're typing to make sending messages faster and easier.