Sprint Launches The BlackBerry Curve 8350i

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Sprint customers will be happy to hear that the new BlackBerry Curve 8350i has launched yesterday on the Sprint network. The BlackBerry Curve 8350i has been getting a lot of press due to it’s advanced Push-To-Talk capabilities for Nextel Direct Connect customers.  This Blackberry utilizes iDEN techonlogy on the Next National Network and is packed with features such as 4.6 OS, GPS, MMS, 2 Megapixel digital camera with flash and video recording, DataViz Documents To Go preinstalled, Bluetooth 2.0, Expandable memory of up to 16GB through it’s micro SD/SDHC memory card slot.

“The BlackBerry Curve 8350i smartphone is ideal for customers who want the benefit of the popular Nextel Direct Connect service together with the power of the BlackBerry platform,” said Mark Guibert, vice president of corporate marketing at RIM. “We think Nextel Direct Connect customers will be very pleased with its range of new features and stylish design, and we are very excited to be launching the BlackBerry Curve 8350i smartphone today with Sprint.”

The BlackBerry Curve 8350i smartphone is currently available at www.sprint.com for as low as $149.99 with a two-year service agreement, after $80 instant savings credit and $100 mail-in rebate. It will be available in Sprint stores nationwide on January 11,2009.

New BlackBerry Curve 8320 Coming To AT&T This Month

BGR has landed some serious info on the a new curve coming toward AT&T. The sapphire-blue AT&T 8320 is pretty much the same model that T-Mobile has been released. Only differences is that it will be running the brand new OS 4.5 and have a built in client for AT&T WiFi hotspots. It is expected to be released in the last week of September.

AT&T is releasing OS 4.5 for the 8120, 8300, 8310, & 8820. The downloads are set to be available from www.att.com/bbdownloads in mid-September.

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Hitting The Streets: Sprint Plans To Add A “Better” BlackBerry Curve To Their Lineup.

Adding onto our BlackBerry coverage. It looks like Sprint is finally catching up with every other wireless carrier by adding a “better” BlackBerry Curve to their lineup. The BlackBerry 8350i is official model for Sprint that will be heading to their lineup. It’s equipped with Wi-Fi, a 2 megapixel camera, GPS, and is set run to run the anticipated OS 4.6. No Official date but look out for a Q4 release. There will also be a camera-less version of the BlackBerry 8350i for you business users out there.