Category: Alltel

IDC Confirms What We All Know, BlackBerry Rules!

August 8, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

The Research and Consulting firm, IDC, listed the top-selling smartphone models in the US. It lists vendor sales to carriers and channels as well. So far it’s going on preliminary data. The actual numbers won’t be available till the end of the month. So let’s see what the firm says so far. No 10 is […]

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Alltel branded BlackBerry Tour gets Caught by Camera

June 30, 2009 | By | 1 Comment

Just when we were starting to think that Verizon took all the fun out of Alltel, here is some live photos of an Alltel branded BlackBerry Tour. We are not sure when this device will be launching on Alltel, but most likely we will see it close to their parent company Verizon’s launch on July […]

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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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Alltel to release BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 “Early May”

April 24, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

It’s been floating around in Canada for a while now, but looks like the United States is about to get their hands on the CDMA Pearl Flip. Alltel has announced that they will releasing the BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8230 sometime “Early May” which means it could come as early as next week! Pricing is expected […]

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Alltel’s Curve launches May 1st

April 21, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Looks like Alltel is finally going to join the game and launch the Curve 8330. Alltel announced this morning that they will launch the BlackBerry Curve 8330 in all stores starting May 1, 2008. Alltel's Curve will go for $229.99 after $100 mail-in rebate with contract. For details head over to or visit your […]

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