Optional services

The information below refers to BlackBerry operating systems 7 and lower. Devices running on the BlackBerry 10 OS do not require any additional services .

Using my BlackBerry services
Several services are offered with your BlackBerry.


Yes, absolutely!

Yes, all BlackBerry services offer this possibility, with the exception of the BlackBerry Social networks.


View all BlackBerry services 

You may view your daily usage at any time by accessing the Web and visiting the Check your record of use section.

Yes, as only this type of package is offered with this phone.
No, these services are associated with one person only and cannot be shared with another user.
Simply sign up for BlackBerry Email or BlackBerry Complete.

We strongly recommend the 2 GB BlackBerry Complete service (minimum)  for use of the BlackBerry Playbook on the mobile network.

Here’s why:
The BlackBerry® PlayBookTM tablet can be used on the mobile network with BlackBerry Social and Email services. However, we strongly advise our customers against doing so as these services are billed on a per-use basis and could end up being costly.
A minimum of 2 GB is required for you to get full enjoyment from your BlackBerry® PlayBookTM tablet.

  BlackBerry   Playbook 
 1 text email   2.1 KB  2.1 KB
 1 email with Word, Excel or PowerPoint document  28.57 KB  28.57 KB
 1 email with photo  1277 KB  1277 KB
 1 instant message  5.1 KB  5.1 KB
 1 Web page  73.7 KB  295.9 KB
 1 minute of streamed video  3.5 MB  3.5 MB
 1 4-minute song  4 MB  4 MB
 1 application  0.7 MB  4 MB
 1 hour of online gaming  -  30 MB

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