Clamshell BlackBerry Makes Appearance
A major international retailer today published details about a previously unannounced BlackBerry with a clamshell form factor. The 8200 series contains the same features as Research In Motion's Pearl 8100 series, including a SureType keyboard, trackball navigation, 2 megapixel camera, memory card slot, and quad-band GSM. An 8210 variant includes GPS, while the 8220 sports Wi-Fi instead.
BlackBerry Leap Is The New Z10
BlackBerry today announced the Leap, a new smartphone with standard slab touch screen form factor. It's much like the Z10 that launched BlackBerry 10, but with a larger 5-inch, 720p HD display.
Sony Launches Xperia X Series
Today Sony announced the Xperia X series at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The new phones focus on performance in two core areas: camera and battery.
BlackBerry DTEK60 Boasts Fingerprint Sensor and Top Specs
BlackBerry today announced the DTEK60, the company's new flagship non-keyboard phone. The DTEK60 is based on the Alcatel Idol 4S and looks similar, but actually has significantly upgraded specs in nearly every respect.
BlackBerry DTEK50 Is A Secured, Rebadged Alcatel Idol 4
BlackBerry today announced the DTEK50 smartphone, a slab-style handset that runs Android and features BlackBerry's signature communications and security software. BlackBerry says the DTEK50 features FIPS-2 hardware encryption, rapid security patching, secure boot process, and a hardened Android OS core.
T-Mobile Outs Windows 10 VR Phone From Alcatel
T-Mobile today listed the "Alcatel IDOL 4S with Windows 10 VR" on its web site. The unique version of the Idol 4S not only runs Windows 10, but sports many of the upgrades available in the related BlackBerry DTEK60, such as the high-end Snapdragon 820 processor, 21-megapixel camera, and USB Type-C connector, none of which are in the standard Idol 4S.
This is news? Well.... I guess
T-Mobile is suppose to get this by end of month in september.
and, is it just me or does it like just like the Samsung T719? (which was a huge letdown)
maybe this should be called the samsung Motoberry.
That was really clever, thank you.
And what? No 3g?
A Blackberry flip is big news. Will be one of the hot phones this fall. America is nuts about flip phones & smartphones. Kind of harkens back to the days of the Moto MP 200 & 220, excep...
Let me guess, TM gets this thing? A bit letdown after the Bold.
And what? No 3g?
not if it's on TM...
Versed... silly silly. and yes tmo will get this, it is 1 of 2 new bb. the other will be our version of the bold. set to com...
Blackberry 8220 in motion on You Tube
"The 8200 series contains the same features as Research In Motion's Pearl 8100 series"
Not really. Maybee the Pearl 2 when it comes to features.
The 8200 has a brand new operating system, higher end features, and the build of the phone is completely different, obviously.