Category: Curve 8500 Series

Confirmed: Verizon to score BlackBerry Curve 8530 in two colors

August 17, 2009 | By | 17 Comments

Confirmation of sorts has arrived that Verizon will be launching the BlackBerry Curve 8530, in two colors. The folks at BerryScoop have recevied a image of Verizon’s inventory system showing off the the two skus. Verizon will get the 8530 in both Black and Lavender. The skus are only for dummy (display) phones, so we […]

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OS Alert: BlackBerry Curve 8520 OS 4.6.1.286 Leaked…

August 12, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

It’s been a while since we’ve seen leaked OS’ hit the internet. The first leaked OS for the Curve 8520 is here. We aren’t sure what’s the difference with this OS 4.6.1.286, and it’s yet to be released by any official carrier. We should warn you before installing a beta OS it’s recommended that you […]

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OtterBox releases BlackBerry Curve 8520 Impact Series Case

August 8, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

Our friends at OtterBox made a some what quiet product launch this week. OtterBox has just introduced the Impact Series Case for the BlackBerry Curve 8520. Think of the Impact Series to be a enhanced version of RIM’s silicon skin, but with way more protection. The Impact Skin wraps around your Curve leaving only the […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8520 gets toren apart on video!

August 7, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

The folks at NationLink Wireless have torn apart the new BlackBerry Curve 8520. They have provided detailed instructions on how to dissemble the new Curve screw by screw. The 8520 is the latest in the Curve family featuring the new Optical trackpad, full QWERTY keyboard, dedicated media keys and 2.0 megapixel camera with no flash. […]

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T-Mobile launches BlackBerry Curve 8520 – $129.99 with contract

August 5, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

Right on time, T-Mobile has launched the new BlackBerry Curve 8520, which was announced early last week. Starting today T-Mobile is offering the Curve 8520 in both black and frost for $129.99 with two year contract. This is the first new BlackBerry to feature RIM’s optical trackpad and dedicated music keys on top of the […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8520 gets Sold (Early) and Unboxed!

August 3, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

The BlackBerry Curve 8520 is yet to be released for public sale, however it seems one Walmart decided to sell them early. The poster of this video got his hands on the 8520 from his local store, for the smooth price of $48.88 with contract, apparently it will be $349.99 without contract. The official release […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8520 listed as Coming Soon at T-Mobile USA

August 2, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

Almost right on cue, the newly announced BlackBerry Curve 8520 (formally code-named Gemini) is now listed on T-Mobile USA’s website as coming soon. The latest whispers online indicate an August 5th launch for the new Curve. It’s expected this entry level BlackBerry will be hitting T-Mobile stores, as well Wal-Mart locations for an amazing entry […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8530 heading to Verizon, with Wi-Fi… Soon?

July 29, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

By now I’m sure you all have seen the recently announced BlackBerry Curve 8520. It’s the new entry level addition to the Curve family, which sports RIM’s new Trackpad navigation, 2 megapixel camera, Wi-Fi and dedicated media keys. Well Boy Genius is confirming that a CDMA variant will defiantly be on its way to Verizon […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8520 will have “Out Of Box Mac Compatibility”

July 27, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

I just got a great tip via email, that even I didn’t notice. If you head over to RIM’s product page for the newly announced BlackBerry Curve 8520 you’ll notice something quite interesting. It says that the BlackBerry Curve 8520 will support Mac computers out of the box. This means that anyone (such as myself) […]

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Introducing the BlackBerry Curve 8520, Heading towards T-Mobile USA

July 27, 2009 | By | 11 Comments

Well it’s official! Both T-Mobile and RIM have announced the upcoming release of the new entry-level BlackBerry Curve 8520. The 8520 enters into the Curve family, rocking a couple new features, and some familiar old ones. This is the first BlackBerry to feature RIM’s new Optical trackpad, which is expected to be very popular. Not […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8520 “Gemini” clears the FCC, On Route to T-Mobile USA

July 1, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Hmm looks like the Tour wasn’t the only thing to clear the FCC this week. The BlackBerry Curve 8520, formally known as the Gemini has cleared the FCC. This means that we could see a launch on T-Mobile USA almost anytime. In case you’re not familar with the 8520 its the new low end addition […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8520 “Gemini” Gets More Hands-On Treatment

June 27, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

PhoneArena managed to get some hands-on time with the unreleased BlackBerry 8520, which according to the back of the device will be part of the Curve family. Overall the team at PhoneArena was fairly impressed with this new low end Curve. Just case you don’t know much about the Curve 8520 here’s a recap: The […]

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