Category: International Networks

Vodafone posts BlackBerry Storm how-to videos

November 16, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Vodafone has posted a series of How-To videos for the BlackBerry Storm 9500. These videos are great and show everything from how the Storm’s display works to how to setup your email to using the Storm’s new HTML web browser. Big thanks for Vodafone for posting them on Youtube! Enjoy the videos! How it works: […]

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Vodafone delivers BlackBerry Storm 9500’s!!

November 14, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Today is a great day for though in the UK! Vodafone has officially started delivering their BlackBerry Storm 9500 smartphones. Vodafone had sent out messages the other day confirming that customers would be receiving them, but today is delivery day! Head on over to if you haven’t already ordered yours. Stay tuned as I’m […]

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T-Mobile launches BlackBerry Curve 8900

November 12, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

(stay tuned for actual press shots from RIM…) Early this morning T-Mobile Germany and RIM announced the release of the BlackBerry Curve 8900 (formally known as Javelin). Available Mid-November, the Curve 8900 is the latest upgrade in the Curve series of smartphones. It features a large 2.4″ high resolution display, 3.2 megapixel camera with flash, […]

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Vodafone’s BlackBerry Storm launches Nov. 14th

November 7, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Great news for those in the UK. Vodafone will be launching the BlackBerry Storm on November 14th! The good news is several UK sites have posted Storm video views (see here). Now if we could any get an official release date for Verizon, TELUS and Bell… “We know customers are excited about the Storm and […]

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Reviews from the UK: BlackBerry Storm videos

November 7, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

[youtube:] T3 first posted an unboxing of the Vodafone branded BlackBerry Storm 9500, and now its time for the full on video review. They really liked the Storm and had time to show off Vodafone’s App Center and exactly how the Surepress display works. Their headline “Storm blows T3 away”. Next up known for […]

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Vodafone BlackBerry Storm unboxing!

November 6, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Here is a small preview of a Vodafone branded BlackBerry Storm 9500 getting unboxed! This model is still a prototype sent from RIM (note the prototype sticker on the back). You can see all the shots at where they say “Fresh from Waterloo, Canada”. Here is a few of the unboxing pics…

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Vodafone BlackBerry Storm pricing revealed

October 30, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Vodafone has revealed pricing for RIM’s first touch screen BlackBerry smartphone. The Storm itself will retail for €109.99 and plans range from €49.99 to €99.99. It appears that Vodafone will have the Storm 9500 ready some time next month… Check out Vodafone’s Storm pricing: Under the Perfect Choice Access 100 plan, the Storm handset will […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8350i to hit Latin America

October 28, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

NII Holdings has announced they will bring RIM’s new PTT enabled BlackBerry Curve 8350i to Latin America in 2009. In case you forget the Curve 8350i is the new iDEN smartphone that will be seen soon on the Sprint-Nextel network. It features a durable body with 2.0 megapixel camera, Wi-Fi and OS 4.6.Skip over for the press release.

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Another BlackBerry Storm video by Vodafone

October 13, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Another Vodafone BlackBerry Storm 9500 video has hit the internet. This time a three minute video on all of the Storm’s features. You really get to see how the web browsing works, the menus, GPS and Vodafone’s music store. Check it out and I’m sure you’ll be drooling just a bit more… [youtube:] [Via BBNews]

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Orange dropping BlackBerry Bold, too many issues?

October 10, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

It is rumored that UK cell carrier Orange has dropped the BlackBerry Bold from their lineup due to quailty issues. Apparently there is a internal memo floating around stating that they will not continue to offer RIM’s Bold until RIM has fixed the known issues with it. Maybe they are getting a bouncing 3G signal […]

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BlackBerry Curve 8900 listed on T-Mobile

October 9, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Sounds like T-Mobile Germany is feeling a little left out with all the Vodafone Storm news. T-Mobile has just listed the BlackBerry Curve 8900 (aka Javelin) on their website as coming in November. They have also listed the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 as coming this month. The BlackBerry Curve 8900 is the EDGE only replacement […]

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BlackBerry Storm is official!!!

October 8, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Good Morning everyone! Today’s a great day in RIM history because today Research In Motion has announced their first touch screen BlackBerry smartphone, the Storm. It’s confirmed for Vodafone and Verizon sometime next month. The Storm will come in two models, the 9500 for European carriers such as Vodafone. The 9500 brings UMTS/HSPA and quad-band […]

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