Blackberry Curve 9350 coming to Sprint this September 9th for US$ 79.99

By: t-marco August 23rd, 2011

Sprint has just announced the availability of the new Blackberry Curve 9350 for this September 9th and for only US$ 79.99. Sprint business customers may qualify for pricing as low as $49.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate. Now you have another option after the Bold 9930 and the Torch 9850.

“It is exciting to see the BlackBerry Curve line continue to evolve, building upon past success,” said David Owens, vice president – Product Development, Sprint. “This latest iteration offers the recognizable form factor our customers have come to enjoy, while adding powerful new features and innovative apps of BlackBerry 7 to deliver the smoothest and fastest BlackBerry Curve experience to date.”

 

Press Release after the jump.

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Pre Order your new Blackberry Bold 9930 for US$199

By: t-marco August 16th, 2011

Can’t wait for the Blackberry Bold 9930? .. Don’t wanna pay $250 at launch?.. well, today is your lucky day. Walmart is offering to pre-order your Blackberry Bold 9930 for only $199.99. when you sign up for a new 2 years contract… and $295 for renewal with the option to pay $10 per month when you select the “Bill Me Later” at checkout.

The brand new Blackberry® Bold™ 9930 for Sprint is the thinnest smartphone in the Blackberry® lineup. This device is beautifully built to combine the iconic Blackberry® QWERTY keyboard with a beautiful high-res touchscreen and precision-based optical trackpad. This phone also comes preloaded with the BlackBerry® 7 operating system. BlackBerry® 7 is packed with powerful new features and innovative apps. It delivers the smoothest and fastest BlackBerry experience to date! The Blackberry® Bold™ 9930 also features a speedy 1.2 GHz processor, WiFi Capabilities and a 5 megapixel camera with 720p HD video recording. This smartphone really has it all!

BlackBerry® Bold™ 9930 (Sprint) also includes:

Blackberry Torch 9850 and Bold 9930 officially hitting Sprint

By: t-marco August 3rd, 2011

RIM and Blackberry announced 2 new devices, one full touch screen – the Blackberry Torch 9850 (right) and the other,  a touch screen plus a full physical Qwerty keyboard – the Bold 9930 (left). Both phones will run the latest Blackberry OS 7.0 which has been clocked  40% faster than the current OS 6.0.

At just 10.5mm thick, the BlackBerry Bold 9930 smartphone is the thinnest BlackBerry smartphone ever. It features a 2.8-inch capacitive touchscreen display, the widest QWERTY keyboard available on a BlackBerry smartphone and a trackpad for easy navigation.

The BlackBerry Bold 9930 includes:

  • BlackBerry® service with access to up to 10 supported business and personal email accounts, plus BlackBerry® Enterprise Server support for corporate email installations
  • DataViz Docs To Go® Premium suite preloaded, for editing Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files from anywhere
  • BlackBerry App World™, the official app store for BlackBerry smartphones offering customization, fun and productivity
  • BlackBerry® Playbook™ support with BlackBerry Bridge™ (Bridge is available as a free download on BlackBerry App World)
  • Near Field Communications (NFC) support for a secure exchange of information between NFC-enabled devices over a very short distance
  • Augmented Reality using the built-in compass (magnetometer) to support augmented reality applications

The sleek BlackBerry Torch 9850 smartphone will be the first full-touch BlackBerry smartphone from Sprint. It features a spectacular, new 3.7-inch capacitive touchscreen display, the largest ever on a BlackBerry smartphone, and trackpad for easy navigation.

Key features of BlackBerry Torch 9850 include:

  • BlackBerry® service with access to up to 10 supported business and personal email accounts, plus BlackBerry® Enterprise Server support for corporate email installations
  • DataViz Docs To Go® Premium suite preloaded, for editing Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files from anywhere
  • BlackBerry App World, the official app store for BlackBerry smartphones offering customization, fun and productivity
  • BlackBerry® Playbook™ support with BlackBerry Bridge™ (Bridge is available as a free download on BlackBerry App World)
  • Augmented Reality using the built-in compass (magnetometer) to support augmented reality applications

Blackberry Touch 9850 and more devices coming to Sprint

By: t-marco July 25th, 2011

A leaked roadmap from inside Sprint tells us that they’re planning multiple devices to launch on August 21 like the Blackberry Torch 9850 that will feature an inspired Storm 2-style body design.  What is more interesting about this would be the ability to offer users a chance to explore RIM’s Blackberry OS 7 (also known as the OS 6.1) which includes a new keyboard layout. For August 21st , Sprint will also release the Blackberry Bold 9930 and the Samsung Conquer 4G.

The Motorola Photon (MB855) will be dropping July 31, while the new BlackBerry Curve 9360 along with a few new Kyocera phones will be launching September 9.  Also, a mysterious Motorola XT603 for the Fall and a ZTE tablet for Q1 2012 are the highlights of a new Sprint roadmap that leaked.