This phone is guaranteed to work with your active Verizon plan. There is no contract required. When you receive the phone, simply call your current carrier, activate this phone and start using it!
The chocolate® is sweeter than ever. It’s slimmer and lighter with an improved navigation wheel using trace motion light. This minor update to the 8500 is slightly slimmer and lighter, sporting an improved keypad with vibration feedback on the touch keys, plus support for larger memory cards. Other features of this slide-style CDMA music phone remain similar, including stereo Bluetooth, EVDO data, megapixel camera, and QVGA display.
| Camera|| Connectivity|| Data|| Display|| General|| Messaging|| Multimedia |
| 2.0 MP || Bluetooth || Airplane Mode || Color || Alarm || Email || Music Player |
| Video Camera || Internet || EVDO || External Display || Calculator || EMS || Video |
| PC Sync || WAP || Calendar || Instant Messaging |
| Polyphonic Ringtones || MMS |
| Vibrate || Text Messaging |
| Voice Memo |
| Operating System|| Sound|| Storage Card|| Technology|| Type |
| BREW || 2.5 mm Headphone Slot || MicroSD || CDMA || Flip Phone |
| Video Camera || Hands Free Slot || EVDO || External Display || Calculator |
| Speakerphone || WAP || Calendar |