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Smartphone - Will it work without a plan?

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So due to trying to cut back on expenses, I am considering dropping down to a non-smartphone.

Can I still use my Droid 2 for the apps, as an MP3 player, and can I get online with it where a wifi signal is available, if i switch to a plane-jane phone?
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yes oyu can but i beleive you wont be able to update it
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Yes you will be able to. You'll be able to do every function that you were able to with the plan except make calls/text/etc. Basically a small tablet.
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can he update it? i guess if you do it from your pc ....
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can he update it? i guess if you do it from your pc ....
Update it? Meaning updating to the lastest android and etc? If so yes, you would need to do it from the computer, but if the phone is fine as it is, I don't see a huge reason to update it.

ICS won't be out officially on the phone for quite some time. So depending on how big the Droid 2 community is, he'll see ICS unofficially way before.
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Anyone ever hear of...wifi? Duh?
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Thanks for all the info. It's as I expected, so thank you all for the confirmation.
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I use the Samsung Moment i got from a friend for messing around with over wifi (even getting to the market), no reason any other wifi enabled phone wouldnt work the same way
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I use a iphone as an ipod touch in exactly this way.
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