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BlackBerry 9650 Housing Found Online… Sports “Bold” Branding

April 7, 2010 | By | 1 Comment

It’s been long rumored that the next generation of the Tour smartphones, will be branded into the Bold family. Originally the 9650 or Essex was suppose to be called the Tour 9650, however recent reports called it the Bold 9650. It seems that mobile phone part supplier TrueSupplier is now listing the BlackBerry 9650 housings […]

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Does RIM plan to rename BlackBerry Tour2 9650 (Essex) to Bold 9650?

February 24, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

I know many people out there have been dying to get their hands-on the next generation version of the BlackBerry Tour 9630. Since we first saw this device leak (months ago) it has gone through several name changes (internally). At one point it was thought that the next-gen Tour 9630 (aka Essex) would be simply […]

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RIM announces BlackBerry Tour 9650 is Coming Soon on Facebook

January 27, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

Maybe this is considered a controlled leak to RIM? This morning they published on Facebook that the BlackBerry Tour 9650 is coming soon. In case you don’t know about this model its the direct replacement for the 9630, which will bring the same overall size and look, but update the device with an optical trackpad […]

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BlackBerry Tour 9650 SKU appears in Sprint Inventory System!

January 11, 2010 | By | 6 Comments

Looks like Verizon isn’t the only one with a Tour 9650 SKU hiding in their internal inventory system, BBLeaks is reporting that Sprint now has a BlackBerry 9650 SKU loaded in their system. So with the two major CDMA carriers for the United States with the Tour2 in their inventory it should only be a […]

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SKU for BlackBerry Tour2 9650 Appears in VZW Inventory

January 10, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

It’s no secret that Verizon plans on picking up the slightly upgraded BlackBerry Tour 9650 aka Tour2 sometime soon. A tipster sent CrackBerry what appears to be a screen shot of a Verizon inventory system showing the BlackBerry Tour2 9650. The Tour2 is said to feature an Optical trackpad and Wi-Fi, and keep pretty much […]

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