Category: Tour 9600 Series

Verizon Official Update For BlackBerry Bold 9650 OS 6

Verizon Official Update For BlackBerry Bold 9650 OS 6

May 19, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

I love it when updates start coming around. Verizon issued their update yesterday for the BlackBerry Bold 9560. Some enhancements have been made and if you have the BlackBerry Bold, it’s a great time to update it. The update is v6.0.0.524, Platform 4.4.0.438. What’s new?

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Software Updates: Verizon Bold 9650, Tour 9630, And Curve 8530

Software Updates: Verizon Bold 9650, Tour 9630, And Curve 8530

October 17, 2010 | By | 2 Comments

If you’re a Verizon customer and have one of the handsets mentioned, there’s a software update for you for OS 5.0, OS 6.0 is still MIA for these devices. While announced to be released 6 PM EST, the actual update came earlier via OTA. If your handset hasn’t shown it yet, we’ll tell you how […]

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Coffee And BlackBerry, Introducing The Starbucks Card Mobile App For BlackBerry

Coffee And BlackBerry, Introducing The Starbucks Card Mobile App For BlackBerry

September 2, 2010 | By | 8 Comments

Today Starbucks announced their mobile app for BlackBerry, in the US. I know I can be found with a BlackBerry in one hand, my coffee in the other. And now I can have them both in one. This is perfect for those who frequent their Starbucks locations. Check it out…

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Official Update Available For Verizon BlackBerry Tour Owners To v5.0.0.732

Official Update Available For Verizon BlackBerry Tour Owners To v5.0.0.732

June 14, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

We have good news! Verizon has unleashed an update for the BlackBerry Tour to v5.0.0.732. The update is available now and you can either update OTA, online with the Web Loader, or the BlackBerry Desktop Manager. Updating your Tour is highly recommended and would be in your best interest? Why? Check it out…

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BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.662 Leaked!

BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.662 Leaked!

May 3, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

It’s been a while since we’ve covered any OS leaks, and it seems a few popped up this weekend. We’re going to start off with the one for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. Anyone rocking a Tour 9630 can now download OS 5.0.0.662 from the link below. Please remember that this is not an official OS, […]

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BlackBerry 9650 Housing Found Online… Sports “Bold” Branding

BlackBerry 9650 Housing Found Online… Sports “Bold” Branding

April 7, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

It’s been long rumored that the next generation of the Tour smartphones, will be branded into the Bold family. Originally the 9650 or Essex was suppose to be called the Tour 9650, however recent reports called it the Bold 9650. It seems that mobile phone part supplier TrueSupplier is now listing the BlackBerry 9650 housings […]

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Verizon announces Tour 9630 OS 5.0 Upgrade Coming Tomorrow!

Verizon announces Tour 9630 OS 5.0 Upgrade Coming Tomorrow!

March 29, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

Verizon finally got around to announcing OS 5.0 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630 is launching tomorrow. The OS update will also bring Push to Talk service to both BIS and BES users, and will allow Tour users to PTT other Verizon PTT customers. Users will also receive a 90-day free trial of Verizon’s Push to […]

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Leaked OS: BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.591

Leaked OS: BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.591

March 24, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

BlackBerry Tour owners are some of the most patient out there. Some of them have been waiting for Verizon to officially release OS 5.0 for months and months now, and unfortunately it’s still not here. If you’re not one of those patient people then you might want to check out this new leaked OS (version […]

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MTS to launch BlackBerry Storm 2 and Tour 2 Later This Year?

MTS to launch BlackBerry Storm 2 and Tour 2 Later This Year?

March 22, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

A new rumor is floating around over at HowardForums that MTS will be soon rocking both the BlackBerry Storm 2 and Tour 2. MTS is largely a CDMA carrier in Manitoba, and it seems that both models will make a great fit to their existing lineup. Apparently HowardForums member “codwil” sent MTS an email asking […]

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Does RIM plan to rename BlackBerry Tour2 9650 (Essex) to Bold 9650?

Does RIM plan to rename BlackBerry Tour2 9650 (Essex) to Bold 9650?

February 24, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

I know many people out there have been dying to get their hands-on the next generation version of the BlackBerry Tour 9630. Since we first saw this device leak (months ago) it has gone through several name changes (internally). At one point it was thought that the next-gen Tour 9630 (aka Essex) would be simply […]

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Sprint officially releases OS 5.0.0.484 for BlackBerry Tour 9630

Sprint officially releases OS 5.0.0.484 for BlackBerry Tour 9630

February 12, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

According to CrackBerry, Sprint has just released OS 5.0.0.484 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. The download is not available from their download page yet, however if you connect your device to BlackBerry Desktop Manager it will show up there. What’s even more impressive is that Sprint has released OS 5.0 for the Tour 9630 before […]

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Alltel Releases 5.0.0.419 For The BlackBerry Tour

Alltel Releases 5.0.0.419 For The BlackBerry Tour

February 7, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

It’s about time. We’re all waiting for all the carriers to release their 5.0 versions, and it’s good to know that Alltel customers can upgrade their software now. And just to clarify things more clearly, this is for the remaining Alltel customers who are not Verizon-acquired and not to be confused with the Alltel customers […]

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