Category: Sprint-Nextel

Sprint’s new “Inferno” BlackBerry Curve 8330 is Now Available

July 12, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

Well that didn’t take long… We heard that Sprint was getting ready to launch a couple new colored BlackBerry models and here is the first. Not only did Sprint launch the Tour today, but they also launched the “Inferno Orange” BlackBerry Curve 8330. It’s available now from Sprint for $49.99 with two year contract. This […]

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BlackBerry Tour 9630 goes on sale at Verizon and Sprint

July 12, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

It seems like we’ve been waiting forever for the Tour to go on sale! Today is the day its finally available in the United States. Both Sprint and Verizon have officially unleashed the BlackBerry Tour online and in stores for $199 with two year term. So head over to your favorite store and grab one! […]

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Sprint BlackBerry Tour 9630 officially launching July 12th – $199 w/ contract

July 1, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Sprint really didn’t want to let Verizon have all the fun apparently.The guys over at BerryReview have confirmed that Sprint will be launching the highly anticipated BlackBerry Tour July 12th. Apparently Sprint will launch the Tour at $199 with two year contract, after all rebates and discounts. No word on if Sprint will offer a […]

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Round Up of BlackBerry Tour 9630 Previews!

June 25, 2009 | By | 4 Comments

Just after we reported about Engadget getting some hands-on time with the newly announced BlackBerry Tour, We noticed some other sites got to take a peak too. Here’s a quick round up of both Verizon and Sprint branded BlackBerry 9630’s in the wild. Unfortunately for Canadians we haven’t been able to track down any Bell […]

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Sprint also announces BlackBerry Tour 9630 is Coming Soon!

June 16, 2009 | By | 9 Comments

Sprint felt a little left out last night with the BlackBerry Tour announcements so they posted their micro site this morning. Sprint has announced they will be rocking the BlackBerry 9630 sometime this summer as well. Sprint took it one step further and even announced pricing! Sprint’s expected to release the Tour this summer 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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Camera-less BlackBerry Curve 8350i now available from Sprint-Nextel

April 14, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

The folks at Sprint-Nextel has finally released the camera-less version of the iDEN Curve 8350i. This means you now either have the option for the camera or camera-less version for $149 with contract. Next up Telus should be releasing the camera-less version as well on their MiKE network so stay tuned for that… You can […]

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Sprint-Nextel releases official OS 4.6.1.204 for BlackBerry Curve 8350i

April 2, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

An official release of OS 4.6.1.204 has arrived via Sprint-Nextel. This new OS is said to fix several key issues including echo issues with the mic, MMS issues, other audio issues, and resetting issues. For full details see the image above. Keep in mind TELUS users may also install this OS by simply removing the […]

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Sprint’s 2009 Roadmap shows BlackBerry Niagara – Q3 2009

March 16, 2009 | By | 2 Comments

In case there are any Sprint customers out there who had dreams about the Niagara over the weekend after all the leaks, I’ve got news for you! A leaked Sprint roadmap shows many new upcoming handsets including the BlackBerry Niagara 9630. No exact release dates are shown on the slides but you should expect it […]

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Sprint launches BlackBerry 8830 OS 4.5.0.135!

February 27, 2009 | By | 3 Comments

Sprint has finally launched a new OS for the BlackBerry 8830 World Edition. The 8830 is now upgradable officially to OS 4.5.0.135 directly from the Sprint Download Page. Don’t forget you don’t have to have a Sprint 8830 to use this software so if you have a Verizon, TELUS or Bell 8830 feel free to […]

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Sprint launches OS 4.5 for BlackBerry Pearl 8130 & Curve 8330

February 5, 2009 | By | 15 Comments

Sprint has just launched the OS 4.5 upgrade for the BlackBerry Pearl 8130 and Curve 8330. They launched OS 4.5.0.131 for both models, however they skipped OS 4.5 for the 8830 World Edition. Keep in mind you don’t need to have a Sprint model to install this OS on your 8130 or 8330 just remember […]

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Palm’s last stand – Introducing the Palm Pre (Exclusively for Sprint)

January 9, 2009 | By | 6 Comments

I know this doesn’t really count as BlackBerry news but I thought I’d show off Palm’s latest smartphone called “Pre”. This device seems to be a cross between Apple’s iPhone and RIM’s BlackBerry Storm. The Palm Pre features a 3.1″ touchscreen with multitouch, EVDO Rev. A, Wi-Fi, GPS, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, stereo Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphone […]

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