1. apark's Avatar
    I need to cut down on expenses and have decided to get rid of the data plan on my Verizon account and go back to my old non-Smart-phone. (Yes, yes, I know, it will be painful!) I know VZ will force me to have a data plan as long as I have a smart-phone.

    My question is: Can I still use the DINC w/ Wifi to do just about everything except make phone calls?

    01-19-2011 03:16 PM
  2. NickA's Avatar
    Short answer: Yes. I use my original Droid like that.
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    01-19-2011 03:25 PM
  3. kstoutdog's Avatar
    could you use that 2ndline app and use it for a phone too?
    01-19-2011 03:30 PM
  4. takeshi's Avatar
    could you use that 2ndline app and use it for a phone too?
    Link? As long as it doesn't require voice service I don't see why not.
    01-20-2011 08:35 AM
  5. apark's Avatar
    Thanks for the replies! I just wanted to confirm that even over wi-fi, there won't be some surprise msg to the effect of "Sorry, your phone is not activated. Please contact Verizon customer service to do anything remotely useful!"
    01-20-2011 11:11 AM
  6. srkmagnus's Avatar
    I suppose you can still make calls over WiFi via Google Voice, Skype, etc. So there is still some use for it
    01-20-2011 12:48 PM
  7. zdroid's Avatar
    You can still use the market also. Like get updates to apps. and get new apps. also...at least i can with my wifes old eris.
    01-21-2011 01:32 PM