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1. Purchase a cheap unlocked GSM phone to use for phonecalls where I install a local SIM card and sign up for the Verizon international roaming package to receive my data on my Blackberry utilizing my Ve...
That's my two-cents.
why not do both.. i have 2 options for you..
i mean. tmob is offering roaming for prepaid but limited to 5 countries.. unfortunately israel is not part of them.. so the option that you have is buy a regular phone for you to have something to use when you are outside a wifi service..
and when you are on a wifi area you can do wifi calling.. you can have you tmob sim inserted to your BB and use it for calling that will be deducted from your regular mins just like you are calling here in US while overseas.. also data service for wifi is free..
2. buy a local sim and have them configure the phone for you for data use. just make sure that the phone that you have is simsubsidy unlock..