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GadgetKen (Offline)
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Default 01-11-2010, 14:13

Originally Posted by rfranzq View Post
What is the make and model? Never heard of such a thing. Dialing 870 from the 'world' side of the SIM supposedly activates US service. Perhaps doing that once a week from the US side will keep it alive?
Fly-Ying (or Flying) F160 or private labeled as Otech F1 phone. Started a thread here:

Could try the 870 activate code or maybe just doing a free balance request might even keep it alive? Although it's cheap enough for longer US phone calls compared to my AT&T/Jolt MVNO sim card.

Interesting thing on the international side of the ekit sim chip is that it is sometimes cheaper in the non-US Caribbean for calls to the US, but for in-country calls, my Digicel sim chip is cheaper (exception would be Bermuda where the Digicel sim chip is cheaper for both).

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