SureType coming to Full QWERTY BlackBerry smartphones in OS 5.0?

June 16, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

[youtube:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pFRnMoOiBiE]

Something interesting was found in the latest leak of OS 5.0 for the BlackBerry Bold. OS version 5.0.0.110 seems to be packing an interesting feature. It appears RIM might be planning to put their popular SureType predictive text system into their full QWERTY BlackBerry models such as Bold, and possibly even the Tour? Previously SureType was only found on the Pearl family and the Storm. RIM’s SureType system basically allows you to press less keys to highlight you most commonly used words. Check out the full video to understand…

[via CrackBerry]

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  • Daniel

    I really hope this happens soon I have been lost without suretype……

  • Susan C

    I love suretype too. I have the Tour, but that’s the one thing I miss about my pearl.