If you're getting the 8900 through T-Mobile, you get UMA (WiFi calls) while you can't with the E71 or unlocked Bold.
I don't like the Bold (too big, I can't believe someone is carrying that in the pocket) and I don't like the e71 (looks cold, feels cold, cluttered ui).
The new Curve is just what I want in terms of looks and usability.
I was thinking of getting the e71 or the bold, was planning to get both but i wasn't quite sure about the bold, it felt a bit huge and it wasn't quite for me eventhough it has 3G but when I heard that they just released the curve 8900.. I can't wait to get it=)
sounds good, now when is it coming to the US?
just one world. BLackberry much better than e71. i have e71 and hate it but then i bought bold. is verry good. much better phone the nokia e71. trust me guys.
will it be able to use TOM TOM maps and GPS with it?
Ken, 14 Nov 2008No fair!! just got the blackberry bold 2 weeks ago and RIM releases a new curve? one that is t... moreThis device is not 3G ken so your Bold is still the best BlackBerry around.
No fair!! just got the blackberry bold 2 weeks ago and RIM releases a new curve? one that is thinner, with GPS, 3G and WiFi(like the Bold) and even better resolution: 480x360(Bold has 480x320).
My question is this- if the Bold is meant to be a higher end phone why is this new curve better?
coulda sworn the javelin is the 8900 curve. check out boygeniusreport
fluidny, 12 Nov 2008looks great... kind of like a bold and a curve had sexual relations lol... but one MAJOR thing... moreif it didn't how come the really close looking phone
Blackberry Javelin (9300) does.
whats the darn point????????????????
it's too small screen for that resolution so it's quite useless and still too thick phone from blackberry. Nokia has set standards for qwerty phones with e71 =)
The nokia e71 is 10mm with full qwerty.....
[deleted post]can you kindly inform the world what you won for saying you are first to post?. what's so difficult in just stating your comment without geting trivial?
I wonder if this one will record video as well......
the bad thing about blackberry is none of them has forward facing video conference camera.
nice phone...i was about to purchase E71 but now i'm thinking twice, just because of the metal surface at the back of E71 leather feels just as good i guess...any comments? when is it going to be officially out in Toronto?....i wonder if the price of E71 is gonna go down when this things comes out?
looks great... kind of like a bold and a curve had sexual relations lol... but one MAJOR thing is missing and people seem to be missing this.... where is the 3G?!?!
Price seems a bit uneven; without contract it must be reconsidered.
Close... but not quite as good as a E71 and nowhere as affordable as the E63. Love the display though.
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