Wednesday, August 17, 2011

BlackBerry Bold 9930 And Torch 9850 To Be Launched By Sprint On August 21


The recently announced BlackBerry Bold 9930 and BlackBerry Torch 9850 smartphones are scheduled to be launched by Sprint on August 21.

According to our source, both devices will be launched on the same date.

The Bold 9930 comes with a 640 x 480 capacitive touchscreen, QWERTY keyboard and equipped with a 5 megapixel camera and supports NFC, WiFi and Bluetooth. The Bold 9930 will cost $249.99 (without taxes) and paired up with an ‘eligible upgrade and two-year service agreement.

The Torch 9850, features a 3.7-inch (800 x 480) touchscreen, has a 5MP camera and comes packed with 768MB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage, will cost $149.99 (without taxes, with an upgrade or a new contract, and after a $50 mail-in rebate).

Friday, May 6, 2011

Virgin Mobile Canada To Get BlackBerry 9900 This Summer


BlackBerry users in the Canadian Market will soon be able to get up close and personal with the newly released Blackberry 9900 but, they will not be able to do so until this summer.

Dubbed the Blackberry Bold Touch, this device comes in two models; the GSM HSPA+ 9900 and the CDMA/Ev-Do 9930.

The 9900 and 9930 comes with a 2.8-inch capacitive touchscreen with a 640×480 pixel resolution, a 5-megapixel camera with 720p HD video recording, GPS, 768MB of RAM, 8GB of on-board storage plus WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1, a 1.2GHz Snapdragon Processor, a digital compass and Blackberry Balance which separates personal content from business data on the users device and NFC (Near field communication) support.
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Sunday, April 10, 2011

Digicel To Get BlackBerry 9780?


It has been brought to our attention that leading caribbean mobile provider, Digicel Group, will soon be getting the Blackberry 9780, also called the Blackberry Bold 4.

The information surfaced on the software download site for Digicel Group and you can check for yourself Here

Just click the drop down box and surely enough, you will see that the software for the Blackberry 9780 is there on the site. This means that Digicel, more than likely, will get the 9780.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

BlackBerry Protect Helps you Locate Lost or Stolen Device




The guys over at Inside BlackBerry have introduced a new security feature for you Blackberry Smartphone called, BlackBerry Protect. This software allows you to "wirelessly backup, restore and locate your BlackBerry® smartphone. In the event that your BlackBerry smartphone is misplaced, lost or stolen, BlackBerry Protect provides features like: remote device wipe, remote device lock, ‘Lost and Found’ screen, locate device on a map, remote activation of the BlackBerry smartphone loud ringer, and wireless device backup and restore."

Here is a excerpt from Inside BlackBerry " How, when and where can users get the BlackBerry Protect application?

BlackBerry Protect is not yet generally available; it is currently in beta phase and will be launching first in limited beta through BlackBerry Beta Zone later this week via invite codes. If you’re a member of Beta Zone and don’t receive a download code, don’t worry, you will be able to try it out when it reaches open public beta later this year. If you aren’t a member of BlackBerry Beta Zone yet, it’s not too late – sign up for a BlackBerry Beta Zone account now and try out other apps available in open beta!

BlackBerry DeskTop Software 6 in Beta Testing Mode




BlackBerry Desktop Software 6.0 is scheduled for release this summer, says the guys over at Inside BlackBerry. They have started sending out invitations for beta testers today and the major changes to the software is said to be an overall effort to make it a part of the BlackBerry 6.0 experience.

You can sign up to be a BlackBerry Desktop Software beta tester by going to http://blackberry.com/beta