BB greatest phone of all. You do not look in the look instead in the feature.. BBM one of the greatest asset of BB , even where ever your friend located in the globe just one bbm it's look like easy. With No cost at all.
naz, 26 Jul 2011What ever anybody says..blackberry is still de most demanded phone in south Africa.anybody beg... moreCan back you on that, BB are everywhere. From schoolkids to old folk have a BB lately. Suppose it must be good. Maybe my next phone should be a BB.
Vj Russon, 26 Jul 2011fren..What part of a business phone dont u understand??? its not meant for kids to play gam... moreBlackberry secure?! Hahaha!! You made my day. It's probably the easiest line up of phone to hack ever. Blackberry OS level of security is like taking candy from a baby. My friend hacked into the BB Torch in 3 min after sending it a hacked email, as soon as you open your email account it takes over your phone. And i have total control to navigate it from my PC.
I don't believe this phone will be a viable competition to the phones that have similar faunctionality in the market. I'd much rather keep my SE k750.
What ever anybody says..blackberry is still de most demanded phone in south Africa.anybody beg to differ on that cos I sell phones and I can prove that BlackBerry is still de king
tiramisu, 26 Jul 2011Forgive me for saying this, but I like to be honest. While I like and use a black berry, I kno... morefren..What part of a business phone dont u understand???
its not meant for kids to play games or chat in the internet wid frens its meant for business man which needs very high security in deir fones,who needs to keep up deir status and for faster communication and messaging,,,,as i Recall android n iphone has a very boring n lil timetaking when it comes to calling n texting..!!
n if u culd tell a highly secured phone greater dan blackberry,,,suprise me??
Forgive me for saying this, but I like to be honest. While I like and use a black berry, I know the company will die a natural death because the phones are not as smart, screen very small, and qwerty keypads are a thing of the past. It can't move along into the future with the same old, same old. Those who embrace and keep innovating will survive and stay ahead. It seems blackberry is not moving forward by keeping on making physical qwerty phones. The stats shows that sales has dropped. Please learn from the market trend and drop in sales. Currently, the generation belongs to Android and iphone. Why young kids are using them? Even if it is to play games mainly, android and iphone have captured their market share already. They will not switch to a old fashion phone like a blackberry. Ask your children about it, they will tell you that.
MyName, 26 Jul 2011Front facing camera? FINALLY!!! But will it support Skype/GoogleTalk video calling via Wi-Fi?... moreI think that's ambient light sensor for the touch screen to turn off during calls, not a front-facing camera...
Front facing camera? FINALLY!!!
But will it support Skype/GoogleTalk video calling via Wi-Fi?
If not, then camera will be useless for me.
Is it still using hardware we saw on phones 2 years ago? Marketing it as a 'Business' phone limits the capability and assumes we are are all morons. Personally I want something that is fun and functional after work too!
Buying one phone makes better 'business' sense!
Well if any of you lot can design a better looking qwerty keypad phone then go do it.... bearing in mind that every qwerty bar phone on the market looks like a blackberry. Theres not alot that you can do with the design of these phones, blackberrys always look the same..... much like mercades all look the same. its a design trait. deal with it
BoneStarr, 25 Jul 2011Stop complaining about the designs, it's what Blackberrys are known for, they've changed the d... moreexactly, people just need to either keep quiet or find a new cellphone brand.
Are you sure it's not the BB 9700 released like 2 years ago? it sure as hell looks like it..
"Then again RIM did say they were planning to launch a lot more phones in the coming phones." ???????? Do you mean coming year??
Blackberry's are not known for their designs, but their functionality. Hence why there is so many crackberry's out there.
what ever d design it's.. Why BB phone dont have Front Camera?? Big Draw off. hope BB can really reconsider about putting a 2nd camera.
this phone is beter on the black berry 9800 torch because is big, the people wanth this phone in the store
Stop complaining about the designs, it's what Blackberrys are known for, they've changed the design by making it touch and type, that's a big difference from the first blackberry.
If they radically changed the design for Blackberry phones everyone would be commenting about why they changed the design and that it looks crap.