I believe that you need a tri-band phone for use in the states, the Nokia 6310i is one, but cheap it isn't and I don't think that there are many others around. You may be better off buying a cheapy over there.
Sky HD, TM6800HD, Manhattan Plaza ST550 and TM1500 CI+. 1.0m dish and 36v motor, Panasonic DVD HDD recorder and Panasonic video/DVD recorder. Sony G800 HD TV stand/surround system + Sony KDL40W2000. Infinity USB, Elvis, CAS1, CAS2.