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Official Update Available For Verizon BlackBerry Tour Owners To v5.0.0.732

Official Update Available For Verizon BlackBerry Tour Owners To v5.0.0.732

June 14, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

We have good news! Verizon has unleashed an update for the BlackBerry Tour to v5.0.0.732. The update is available now and you can either update OTA, online with the Web Loader, or the BlackBerry Desktop Manager. Updating your Tour is highly recommended and would be in your best interest? Why? Check it out…

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FCC approves BlackBerry Bold 9650

FCC approves BlackBerry Bold 9650

May 4, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

The FCC sure isn’t  wasting any time. The BlackBerry Bold 9650 has just passed the FCC’s testing process. The BlackBerry Bold 9650 is expected to land on both Verizon and Sprint shortly. In case you haven’t seen the Bold 9650, it’s a CDMA world smartphone featuring a 3.2 megapixel camera, Wi-Fi, Trackpad and BlackBerry OS […]

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BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.662 Leaked!

BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.662 Leaked!

May 3, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

It’s been a while since we’ve covered any OS leaks, and it seems a few popped up this weekend. We’re going to start off with the one for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. Anyone rocking a Tour 9630 can now download OS 5.0.0.662 from the link below. Please remember that this is not an official OS, […]

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BlackBerry 9650 Housing Found Online… Sports “Bold” Branding

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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Verizon announces Tour 9630 OS 5.0 Upgrade Coming Tomorrow!

Verizon announces Tour 9630 OS 5.0 Upgrade Coming Tomorrow!

March 29, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

Verizon finally got around to announcing OS 5.0 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630 is launching tomorrow. The OS update will also bring Push to Talk service to both BIS and BES users, and will allow Tour users to PTT other Verizon PTT customers. Users will also receive a 90-day free trial of Verizon’s Push to […]

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Leaked OS: BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.591

Leaked OS: BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.591

March 24, 2010 | By | 5 Comments

BlackBerry Tour owners are some of the most patient out there. Some of them have been waiting for Verizon to officially release OS 5.0 for months and months now, and unfortunately it’s still not here. If you’re not one of those patient people then you might want to check out this new leaked OS (version […]

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

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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Sprint officially releases OS 5.0.0.484 for BlackBerry Tour 9630

Sprint officially releases OS 5.0.0.484 for BlackBerry Tour 9630

February 12, 2010 | By | Add a Comment

According to CrackBerry, Sprint has just released OS 5.0.0.484 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. The download is not available from their download page yet, however if you connect your device to BlackBerry Desktop Manager it will show up there. What’s even more impressive is that Sprint has released OS 5.0 for the Tour 9630 before […]

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IDC announces Top 10 Smartphones in Q4 for USA – BlackBerry Takes 5/10 spots!

IDC announces Top 10 Smartphones in Q4 for USA – BlackBerry Takes 5/10 spots!

February 9, 2010 | By | 9 Comments

The IDC has announced their list of top 10 selling smartphones for Q4 2009. Guess what is number one? BlackBerry, of course. RIM took 5 of the 10 available spots in top selling smartphones to include BlackBerry Curve, Pearl, Bold, Storm, and Tour. I’ve been getting these reports for a while now, and I seem […]

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BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.419 Released by TELUS and Sasktel

BlackBerry Tour 9630 OS 5.0.0.419 Released by TELUS and Sasktel

February 3, 2010 | By | 4 Comments

It’s a good sign that OS 5.0 is starting to move across carrier’s in North America. Yesterday both Sasktel and TELUS released OS 5.0.0.419 for the BlackBerry Tour 9630. It’s highly recommended if you have a Tour 9630 that you upgrade to this new OS. Follow the links below to download this OS, and remember […]

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RIM announces BlackBerry Tour 9650 is Coming Soon on Facebook

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!

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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