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This is a collection of input from members just like you who've discovered the benefit of using the wireless web to get their wind fix. We hope this helps you choose which cellular company and phone or PDA is right for you, or helps you get a device you already own set up and working with our wireless web site. Included are subjective "ease-of-use" and "browsing speed" ratings, where 5 is the easiest or the fastest, and 1 is the hardest or the slowest.

If you find errors on this page or would like to contribute your own experiences to this table, please let us know.


Carrier   Phone   Notes

AT&T/Cingular
 
Audiovox/SMT-5600

 
browsing speed: 2 | ease-of-use: 3
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.
homepage:
use the phone or add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Blackberry/8700c

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
From Internet Browser, choose "Go To.." on drop-down
Type the appropriate wireless website address
Click on side scroller and Choose "OK"
bookmark:
Click on side scroller
Choose "Add Bookmark" on drop-down
Enter name you"d like for your bookmark
Choose "Add" in drop-down
homepage:
From browser, press scroll wheel, select "options" -> "select browser configutation"
Change "Home Page address" to the address you want
SElect "Start Page" and change to "Home Page"
Restart browser and it should go straight to the address you want.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Cingular/2125

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 4
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.
homepage:
use the phone or add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Cingular/3125

 
browsing speed: 5 | ease-of-use: 5
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Cingular/8125

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
bookmark:
select "menu", then select "add to favorites"


AT&T/Cingular
 
Cingular/8525

 
browsing speed: 5 | ease-of-use: 5
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.
bookmark:
Add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Motorola/RAZR

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 4
log-in notes:
1. open the browser (with the globe button)
2. open the browser menu (with the button in the top middle that looks like a (-) )
3. choose Go to URL
4. enter wap.iwindsurf.com in the URL
bookmark:
To assign a new bookmark…
Step 1: navigate to the page you want to set as a bookmark…
step 2: press and hold Menu.
Follow directions from there.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Motorola/V500

 
browsing speed: 1 | ease-of-use: 5
Browse to wap page, login, hold down menu button to bookmark.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Nokia/3100

 
browsing speed: 1 | ease-of-use: 2
log-in notes:
look for the "open link" option


AT&T/Cingular
 
Nokia/3595

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
self-explanatory


AT&T/Cingular
 
Nokia/3620

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 4
self-explanatory


AT&T/Cingular
 
Nokia/6682

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
self-explanatory
bookmark:
simply add the link to your favorites list.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Nokia/E61

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 4
log-in notes:
Open browser by selecting the World icon on e61 desktop, select "go to URL" command, then type address.
bookmark:
when looking at page, open menu and select "save as bookmark"


AT&T/Cingular
 
Palm/Treo 600

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
The default browser is Blazer. It works a lot like a desktop browser. Start the "web" application, then choose Menu+G (Menu -> Go -> Go to Web Page).
bookmark:
Addresses are easy to bookmark (Menu+A or Menu -> Page -> Add Bookmark).
homepage:
To set a specific page as your homepage, choose Menu+E or Menu -> Options -> Preferences, then type the address into the "Home Page" box.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Palm/Treo 650

 
browsing speed: 5 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
The default browser is Blazer. It works a lot like a desktop browser. Start the "web" application, then choose Menu+G (Menu -> Go -> Go to Web Page).
bookmark:
Addresses are easy to bookmark (Menu+A or Menu -> Page -> Add Bookmark).
homepage:
To set a specific page as your homepage, choose Menu+E or Menu -> Options -> Preferences, then type the address into the "Home Page" box.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Palm/Treo 680

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
The default browser is Blazer. It works a lot like a desktop browser. Start the "web" application, then choose Menu+G (Menu -> Go -> Go to Web Page).
bookmark:
Addresses are easy to bookmark (Menu+A or Menu -> Page -> Add Bookmark).
homepage:
To set a specific page as your homepage, choose Menu+E or Menu -> Options -> Preferences, then type the address into the "Home Page" box.


AT&T/Cingular
 
Samsung/Sync

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 4
self-explanatory


AT&T/Cingular
 
Sony Ericsson/P910a

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 4
self-explanatory


AT&T/Rogers
 
Blackberry/8700r

 
browsing speed: 5 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
From Internet Browser, choose "Go To.." on drop-down
Type the appropriate wireless website address
Click on side scroller and Choose "OK"
bookmark:
Click on side scroller
Choose "Add Bookmark" on drop-down
Enter name you"d like for your bookmark
Choose "Add" in drop-down
homepage:
From browser, press scroll wheel, select "options" -> "select browser configutation"
Change "Home Page address" to the address you want
SElect "Start Page" and change to "Home Page"
Restart browser and it should go straight to the address you want.


AT&T/Rogers
 
Blackberry/Pearl

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
From Internet Browser, choose "Go To.." on drop-down
Type the appropriate wireless website address
Click on side scroller and Choose "OK"
bookmark:
Click on side scroller
Choose "Add Bookmark" on drop-down
Enter name you"d like for your bookmark
Choose "Add" in drop-down
homepage:
From browser, press scroll wheel, select "options" -> "select browser configutation"
Change "Home Page address" to the address you want
SElect "Start Page" and change to "Home Page"
Restart browser and it should go straight to the address you want.


Metro PCS
 
Samsung/A870

 
browsing speed: 2 | ease-of-use: 4
log-in notes:
Connect to web. Select "Go to URL" from Menu. Enter URL and log in.
bookmark:
Select "Bookmarks" from Menu. Select "Mark Site".


Primus Canada
 
Sony Ericsson/T610

 
browsing speed: 2 | ease-of-use: 3
log-in notes:
enter WAP address
bookmark:
select add bookmark


Sprint/Nextel
 
LG/PM225

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
use "go to URL" option
bookmark:
browse to the page you want, then choose "add favorite"


Sprint/Nextel
 
Motorola/KRAZR

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
launch browser, press "options", press "go to URL", type in url
bookmark:
press "options," press "mark this page"


Sprint/Nextel
 
Motorola/RAZR

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 4
log-in notes:
1. open the browser (with the globe button)
2. open the browser menu (with the button in the top middle that looks like a (-) )
3. choose Go to URL
4. enter wap.iwindsurf.com in the URL
bookmark:
To assign a new bookmark…
Step 1: navigate to the page you want to set as a bookmark…
step 2: press and hold Menu.
Follow directions from there.


Sprint/Nextel
 
Palm/Treo 600

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
The default browser is Blazer. It works a lot like a desktop browser. Start the "web" application, then choose Menu+G (Menu -> Go -> Go to Web Page).
bookmark:
Addresses are easy to bookmark (Menu+A or Menu -> Page -> Add Bookmark).
homepage:
To set a specific page as your homepage, choose Menu+E or Menu -> Options -> Preferences, then type the address into the "Home Page" box.


Sprint/Nextel
 
Palm/Treo 650

 
browsing speed: 5 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
The default browser is Blazer. It works a lot like a desktop browser. Start the "web" application, then choose Menu+G (Menu -> Go -> Go to Web Page).
bookmark:
Addresses are easy to bookmark (Menu+A or Menu -> Page -> Add Bookmark).
homepage:
To set a specific page as your homepage, choose Menu+E or Menu -> Options -> Preferences, then type the address into the "Home Page" box.


Sprint/Nextel
 
Palm/Treo 700p

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 4
log-in notes:
The default browser is Blazer. It works a lot like a desktop browser. Start the "web" application, then choose Menu+G (Menu -> Go -> Go to Web Page).
bookmark:
Addresses are easy to bookmark (Menu+A or Menu -> Page -> Add Bookmark).
homepage:
To set a specific page as your homepage, choose Menu+E or Menu -> Options -> Preferences, then type the address into the "Home Page" box.


Sprint/Nextel
 
Palm/Treo 700wx

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.
homepage:
use the phone or add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.


Sprint/Nextel
 
Samsung/A500

 
browsing speed: 2 | ease-of-use: 5
self-explanatory
homepage:
pick "add bookmark" from browser menu


Sprint/Nextel
 
Samsung/A620

 
browsing speed: 2 | ease-of-use: 2
log-in notes:
loggin in kind of a pain
bookmark:
"add bookmark" -> rename -> save


Sprint/Nextel
 
Samsung/A680

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
1. open up connection
2. Menu -> Go to URL
3. type in url
4. enter name and password
5. Menu -> bookmark this page


Sprint/Nextel
 
Samsung/I500

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
uses PalmOS, with easy-to-use browser


Sprint/Nextel
 
Sanyo/Katana

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
self-explanatory


Sprint/Nextel
 
Sanyo/SCP-5500

 
browsing speed: 2 | ease-of-use: 4
bookmark:
select "add bookmark" from within the browser


T-Mobile
 
Blackberry/8100

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
From Internet Browser, choose "Go To.." on drop-down
Type the appropriate wireless website address
Click on side scroller and Choose "OK"
bookmark:
Click on side scroller
Choose "Add Bookmark" on drop-down
Enter name you"d like for your bookmark
Choose "Add" in drop-down
homepage:
From browser, press scroll wheel, select "options" -> "select browser configutation"
Change "Home Page address" to the address you want
SElect "Start Page" and change to "Home Page"
Restart browser and it should go straight to the address you want.


T-Mobile
 
Blackberry/8700

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
From Internet Browser, choose "Go To.." on drop-down
Type the appropriate wireless website address
Click on side scroller and Choose "OK"
bookmark:
Click on side scroller
Choose "Add Bookmark" on drop-down
Enter name you"d like for your bookmark
Choose "Add" in drop-down
homepage:
From browser, press scroll wheel, select "options" -> "select browser configutation"
Change "Home Page address" to the address you want
SElect "Start Page" and change to "Home Page"
Restart browser and it should go straight to the address you want.


T-Mobile
 
Blackberry/Pearl

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
From Internet Browser, choose "Go To.." on drop-down
Type the appropriate wireless website address
Click on side scroller and Choose "OK"
bookmark:
Click on side scroller
Choose "Add Bookmark" on drop-down
Enter name you"d like for your bookmark
Choose "Add" in drop-down
homepage:
From browser, press scroll wheel, select "options" -> "select browser configutation"
Change "Home Page address" to the address you want
SElect "Start Page" and change to "Home Page"
Restart browser and it should go straight to the address you want.


T-Mobile
 
HP/6500

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.
homepage:
use the phone or add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.


T-Mobile
 
Motorola/RAZR

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 4
log-in notes:
1. open the browser (with the globe button)
2. open the browser menu (with the button in the top middle that looks like a (-) )
3. choose Go to URL
4. enter wap.iwindsurf.com in the URL
bookmark:
To assign a new bookmark…
Step 1: navigate to the page you want to set as a bookmark…
step 2: press and hold Menu.
Follow directions from there.


T-Mobile
 
Motorola/V330

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 3
Browse to wap page, login, hold down menu button to bookmark.


T-Mobile
 
Nokia/5300

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
self-explanatory
bookmark:
Go to "bookmarks" and add the address of the page you want to it.


T-Mobile
 
Samsung/t629

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
Click on T-Zones (T-Mobile).
Click on Options.
Arrow down to Bookmarks, right arrow, highlight Add, Click on Select.
Key in a Title, Arrow down, Key in the URL, click on the Save button.


T-Mobile
 
Samsung/t809

 
browsing speed: 1 | ease-of-use: 5
Click on T-Zones (T-Mobile).
Click on Options.
Arrow down to Bookmarks, right arrow, highlight Add, Click on Select.
Key in a Title, Arrow down, Key in the URL, click on the Save button.


T-Mobile
 
T-Mobile/Dash

 
browsing speed: 1 | ease-of-use: 5
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.
homepage:
use the phone or add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.


T-Mobile
 
T-Mobile/MDA

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 4
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.
homepage:
use the phone or add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.


Verizon
 
Audiovox/CDM-8940

 
browsing speed: 5 | ease-of-use: 2
bookmark:
kinda tricky, you must manually type in the address to the "my favorites" menu.


Verizon
 
HP/6500

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
uses Windows Mobile, but Verizon makes you get a Microsoft Passport. Then you have to log into their site, create bookmarks. Then to access them, you have to log into the verizon website before going to other wireless websites.
homepage:
use the phone or add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.


Verizon
 
LG/VX4400

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 2
log-in notes:
use "go to URL" option
bookmark:
browse to the page you want, then choose "add favorite"


Verizon
 
LG/VX8000

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 3
log-in notes:
use "go to URL" option
bookmark:
browse to the page you want, then choose "add favorite"


Verizon
 
LG/VX8300

 
browsing speed: 2 | ease-of-use: 2
log-in notes:
use "go to URL" option
bookmark:
browse to the page you want, then choose "add favorite"


Verizon
 
LG/VX9800

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
use "go to URL" option
bookmark:
browse to the page you want, then choose "add favorite"


Verizon
 
LG/VX9900

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 4
1. Open 'Get it now'
2. Open 'News and Info', 4 This opens Verizon Wireless
3. Open 'Search', 0 Type in the wireless website, wap.iwindsurf.com

You should be there.

Then, you can program it into your favorites, which makes it much, much easier.


Verizon
 
Motorola/E815

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
self-explanatory


Verizon
 
Motorola/KRAZR

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
launch browser, press "options", press "go to URL", type in url
bookmark:
press "options," press "mark this page"


Verizon
 
Motorola/Moto Q

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 3
self-explanatory


Verizon
 
Motorola/V276

 
browsing speed: 2 | ease-of-use: 4
bookmark:
1). Open browser, you will be at the VZW TODAY home page.
2). Select "Favorites" tab: Left or down arrow then "OK" or "Select".
3). Scroll to Bottom of Favorites page, select red "Add Favorite" link.
4.) Enter friendly name in top box, enter "http://wap.ikitesurf.com" in URL box, hit OK.
Done.


Verizon
 
Motorola/V710

 
browsing speed: 4 | ease-of-use: 5
bookmark:
1). Open browser, you will be at the VZW TODAY home page.
2). Select "Favorites" tab: Left or down arrow then "OK" or "Select".
3). Scroll to Bottom of Favorites page, select red "Add Favorite" link.
4.) Enter friendly name in top box, enter "http://wap.ikitesurf.com" in URL box, hit OK.
Done.


Verizon
 
Nokia/6255i

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 5
You can also use Verizon's "myVZW" but it's kind of clunky
bookmark:
Use the "save page" feature on the browser menu. With the page you want open, just hit save page and you are good to go. Then all you have to do is go to the saved page section to re-open.


Verizon
 
Palm/Treo 650

 
browsing speed: 5 | ease-of-use: 5
log-in notes:
The default browser is Blazer. It works a lot like a desktop browser. Start the "web" application, then choose Menu+G (Menu -> Go -> Go to Web Page).
bookmark:
Addresses are easy to bookmark (Menu+A or Menu -> Page -> Add Bookmark).
homepage:
To set a specific page as your homepage, choose Menu+E or Menu -> Options -> Preferences, then type the address into the "Home Page" box.


Verizon
 
Palm/Treo 750

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 4
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.
homepage:
use the phone or add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.


Verizon
 
Samsung/I600

 
browsing speed: 3 | ease-of-use: 4
uses Windows Mobile - very intuitive how to add bookmark and set homepage.
homepage:
use the phone or add to Mobile Favorites on desktop then Active Sync to Windows Mobile phone.



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