just went to phones 4U woodgreen and recieved an amazing demo of this phone by Sofo Charalambo great phone great shop great service
Thug_Angel, 07 Jul 2011You nick i.e. "NokiaFanboy" says it all. Take about a dying brand, Nokia is at the f... morewish you could have a like button on here because this comment hit the nail on the head. :)
I understand that the new Bold has touch fetures to it but has any one taken in to consideration that people tend to go for BB because they do not like touch screen phones like the I-phone or Samsungs. I personaly don't get on with them at all, and a QWERTY keypad is a prefrable option for many other people. I work for a mobile phone company and it is supprising how many people specifically say no to a touch screen phone.
As for the price, it is good as the same price as the I-phone 4 and the Galaxy S II.
A lot of people do need to get a seriouse grip with their selfs on here. Go back to basics and all phones do the same, call, text, internet and so on.
I-phones, Samsungs, Nokia, BB's... Like I said its all personal choice.
Bash, 06 Jul 2011Its now 520pounds on Amazon.co.uk...............by the end of the month, it will surely be bel... morestill cant wait that long...ive already waited for 5 months...id be stupid to wait till sep and knowing bb i know they'll price it high it might be lower than it is right now perhaps around the price the torch 9800 was when its released but still why wouldnt someone go for dual core in sep like galaxy s2 for ex. whose price wouldve dropped further by then (im talking about purchasing sim free not under contracts)...im pretty sure their already losing potential customers i dont get their marketing strategy its like their only trying to satisfy existing 1s...iphone5 is due out in sep as well (im not an apple fan but just saying)...who kwows maybe ill buy a white version of bold 9900 in dec lol...money comes and goes!
Kill-G, 06 Jul 2011crazy...550 pounds for this crap...as if the wait isnt bad enough the price had to be too...ho... moreIts now 520pounds on Amazon.co.uk...............by the end of the month, it will surely be below 450pounds
Keep it up this way RIM and you'll be out of the game permanently in a five to ten years time. People want the whole package in a smartphone (hence the name), not either Business phones or media-phones. I had a Bold 9000 when it was RIM's top model and was not happy with it for a single day, partially because I had to carry around an iPod all the time. It had some great features but nothing I couldn't find in a great all-in-one smartphone. Look at Nokia's mistakes and learn!
Nokia is the most budget friendly in the world, and they have listening ears to their customer, NOKIA CONNECTING PEOPLE, forward ever!!!
crazy...550 pounds for this crap...as if the wait isnt bad enough the price had to be too...how the hell can you even justify the price?? dont say quality...specs wise its an improvement but a joke compared to others...i was waiting for this but im done...a "smart" person would just go pick up galaxy s2 instead...
NokiaFanboyPRO, 06 Jul 2011Lol at flamewarz!
Back to topic, Blackberry sucks big time. 560 pounds for a BBM? I'm out ... moreYou nick i.e. "NokiaFanboy" says it all. Take about a dying brand, Nokia is at the forefront.
Don't unload your frustration over internet. You dont like BB good for you. BB is not all abt BBM my clever friend. You'd know if you ever used one.
bucky, 05 Jul 2011Wow! This looks nothing like the other 15 bb's in the last ten years that have come out....
... moreHaha, i like how you point out that this blackberry is similar in design to the older bold models. Have you ever looked at an iphone? It has had the same design layout and UI since it was launched. Why fix something if its not broken??
Furthermore, if you want a diff design just choose another BB model such as the torch or style. Please dont make idiotic judgements when you do not have any knowledge about the product or the company.
Lol at flamewarz!
Back to topic, Blackberry sucks big time. 560 pounds for a BBM? I'm out of the boat. With that kind of money I could buy a much more powerful, versatile, better camera, phone (galaxy 2, EVEN the galaxy s would beat this crap, sensation, optimus 2x, atrix, yada, yada.)
I'd even go for the torch if I had a trauma with BBM as much people out there has. Bigger screen, same crap on everything else.
Damn.. really hoped they'll throw that touch func away, useless on that smallish screen.
could do with some cost cut..
September 11 is too far...............can someone who works in RIM give us an exact date? I believe august is a more feasible date
[deleted post]I have to call BS on this is awll because last time i cheaked Vodafone(and all other companies for that matter) did not hire minors to be theyr representatives