Tag: 8130

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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Bell running out of stock on BlackBerry Curve 8330 – raises price to $99.95

February 3, 2009 | By | 5 Comments

First there was a stock shortage on the BlackBerry Storm, now there seems to be one on the Curve 8330. According to Mobile Syrup, Bell has doubled their three year contract price in order to save a little stock on the BlackBerry Curve 8330. They have told employees to offer the free Pearl 8130 before […]

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Verizon has BlackBerry Pearl 8130 on sale for $19.99

January 2, 2009 | By | 9 Comments

If anyone is looking for a new BlackBerry Verizon has a great deal for you. You can pick up the BlackBerry Pearl 8130 in either silver or pink for only $19.99. Of course this price includes a two year contract and is after a $100 mail-in rebate but still its a good deal. Check out […]

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Canada’s hot BlackBerry deals! $0 Pearls, $25 Pearl Flips..

November 14, 2008 | By | 7 Comments

The Holiday Shopping season is now starting in full swing. The competitive pricing on BlackBerry smartphones is here. Both Bell and TELUS both now have their popular BlackBerry Pearl 8130 for $0 with three year term and Rogers is offering their new BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 for only $24.99 with three year term as well. […]

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TELUS adds Blue and Red BlackBerry Pearl 8130’s

November 6, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

While many are painfully waiting the launch of the BlackBerry Storm on TELUS. They have added two new BlackBerry smartphones to their lineup, however neither are the Storm. TELUS has added two more color Pearl 8130’s – Blue and Red. This means TELUS now offers five colors of the popular Pearl smartphone (Silver, Pink, Black […]

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Solo Mobile set to launch BlackBerry Pearl 8130

November 3, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

Bell Canada’s own little budget brand Solo Mobile is getting set to launch their first BlackBerry smartphone. Solo will be launching the BlackBerry Pearl 8130 in white near the end of this month. Pricing is expected to land around $49 with three year term. Solo will offer similar data plans to both Bell and TELUS, […]

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TELUS Storm launching 11/17, plus more Pearl colors

October 31, 2008 | By | 31 Comments

We’ve received a very solid tip that TELUS’ release date for the BlackBerry Storm 9530 is set for November 17th (unless RIM pushes it back). If this is right TELUS would have a five day exclusive over Bell here in Canada. The tipster also is reporting that TELUS will charge users .50 cents per stream […]

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US Cellular releases 4.5.0.66 for 8330 and 8130

September 5, 2008 | By | 8 Comments

US Cellular is the first carrier in the United States to launch OS 4.5 for the CDMA Curve 8330 and Pearl 8130. They have launched OS 4.5.0.66 for both units and its now available for download on USC’s BlackBerry download page. Keep in mind you don’t have to have a USC BlackBerry you can find […]

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Review: OtterBox case for BlackBerry Pearl 2 (8110, 8120, 8130)

June 27, 2008 | By | 6 Comments

[rating: 4/5] The folks from OtterBox messaged me the other day and reminded me that I haven't posted a review yet for my BlackBerry Pearl 2 OtterBox case. This time instead of writing the review after a few days I decided to put the case threw a test for a month or so. Check out […]

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My Pearl 8130 meets OS 4.5 (pictures and features)

May 29, 2008 | By | 9 Comments

I've been testing a beta version of RIM's upcoming OS 4.5 for my BlackBerry Pearl 8130. While no exact time frame is known for this new OS upgrade it is expected to come VERY soon. First off you won't notice any crazy new additions to the UI or anything. Continue reading to see the changes […]

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Bell gets on the ball, introducing the BlackBery Pearl 8130

November 10, 2007 | By | 3 Comments

Not too far behind Telus, Bell Mobility has announced the release of the new BlackBerry Pearl 8130. Bell's Pearl will be available for only $149.95 with three year contract or $449.95 outright with no contract (take that Telus!). Not only that but Bell introduced new consumer data plans. Check out bell.ca for details.  "The BlackBerry […]

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