Category: Bell

BlackBerry Bold 9700 “Onyx” Found in Bell’s Inventory!

August 14, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

Forget about the Tour! Looks what a Bell ninja found in Bell’s inventory system… It’s a HSPA BlackBerry listed as the Bold 9700. Do you know which model we’re talking about? It’s the BlackBerry Onyx. Looks like Bell’s plans to move into HSPA are moving along quite nice, with a launch expected by the end […]

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Bell sneaks BlackBerry Tour 9630 out before Telus… Prices it at $249/$699

July 10, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Bell just had to the first in the world to launch the BlackBerry Tour 9630. Today Bell listed the Tour 9630 on sale ahead of all Telus, Verizon and Sprint. Starting today you can order the BlackBerry Tour online or possibly even instore. Pricing starts at $249.95 with three year contract and ends at $699.95 […]

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Bell officially launches BlackBerry Storm OS 4.7.0.148!

July 7, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

Looks like Verizon isn’t the only one officially sporting the new Storm OS. Canada’s very own Bell Mobility has just launched OS 4.7.0.148 for the BlackBerry Storm 9530. This is an official update by RIM and it can be downloaded on ANY carrier’s Storm 9530. It’s expected that Telus will also launch .148 within the […]

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Bell BlackBerry Tour 9630 launching July 17th – Retails at $699.95

July 1, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

The folks over at BGR got some great details on the BlackBerry Tour launch for Bell. It turns out Bell will launch their 9630 on July 17th, just two days after Telus will be. The Tour will retail for a stinging $699.95 no contract and around anywhere from $199 to $249 with a three year […]

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BlackBerry Tour dummy units show up at Bell Stores!

June 29, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Wow this means that a launch is certaintly getting close! Launch material including display units have started to arrive at Bell stores across Canada. This can only mean one thing… A launch should happen within the next few weeks. Most likely you will see Bell launch the Tour 9630 close to their direct competition Telus, […]

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More Bell BlackBerry Tour 9630 Specs Leaked… July Launch?

June 4, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

Oh Bell nothing like a little free attention, eh? Our buddies over at MobileSyrup have just posted a full copy of what appears to be internal specs sheets for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. The tipster claims that Bell will be launching this highly anticipated BlackBerry Mid-July. We still aren’t sure when Verizon and Telus plan […]

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BlackBerry Tour 9630 Promo Materials Leak from Bell

June 2, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

Who’s excited for the BlackBerry 9630? Well if you are you might enjoy this. It appears that Bell is getting one step closer to a launch of the Tour 9630. New marketing materials have been leaked which show a bell branded BlackBerry Tour with a full spec list instead. We haven’t really learned anything new […]

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BlackBerry Tour 9630 shows up in Bell Inventory for $599

May 12, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

Great news for Canadians waiting to get their hands on the BlackBerry Tour 9630. Visual confirmation that Bell will in fact be releasing the Tour 9630 has arrived. New screenshots of Bell’s inventory system shows the Tour 9630 including a possible no contract price of $599.95. Unfortuantly this still leaves no official release date for […]

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Beyond160 v 1.0, Brings CDMA devices more than 160 letters per text!

May 6, 2009 | By | 11 Comments

GSM carriers never have an issue allowing a BlackBerry to send long texts. If it’s long, it will automatically break it into 160 character chunks. The term for this is Extended/Multipart SMS. It might break it into six messages, but you only pay for one. This is not supported on CDMA BlackBerry models such as […]

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BlackBerry Storm 9530 OS 4.7.0.122 officially released by Bell!!

April 8, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

Awesome news for BlackBerry Storm owners! Bell has officially released one of the best Storm OS’ to date! If you connect your Storm to the BlackBerry Desktop Manager software and follow the instructions for an update you will now see the option to install OS 4.7.0.122. Reports from various users say that this verison OS […]

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Bell already offers OS update for BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230

March 5, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Earlier today news broke that Bell was recalling some of the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 smartphones they sold for an unknown reason. Well more details are now in. Apparently Bell has already released a new OS for the 8230 that is just days old. Originally the units shipped with OS 4.6.1.162 however Bell will be […]

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Bell officially releases BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 at $29.95

February 27, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

Obviously it was no secret it was coming but today Bell announced the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 in both black and pink. Within the next few days you should be able to pick it up for 29.95 with three year term or $499.95 without contract. As a bonus Bell is offering a free 2GB memory […]

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