Friday, October 24, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Cloud and Surface 3 Drive Microsoft's Revenue
Micron Urges Investors To Reject TRC Capital's Unsolicited Tender Offer
Facebook Returns To Chat Roots With Rooms App
Sony SmartWatch 3 And LG G Watch R Are Rolling Out With Updated Android Wear Software
New Nvidia Driver Enable DSR On Older Graphics Cards
GT Advanced Technologies Reaches Settlement Agreement With Apple
Google Is Teaming up with Oxford University on Artificial Intelligence
Bonhams Sells Apple Computer For 905K USD
Active Discussions
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
 Home > News > Mobiles > New Bla...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, April 25, 2007
New BlackBerry for World Travelers


Verizon and BlackBerry release the 8830 World Edition

Today, Verizon Wireless and Research In Motion officially announced the BlackBerry 8830 World Edition, a dual-mode CDMA/GSM smart phone designed for those who frequently travel overseas for business or pleasure. Like the Samsung SCH-i730, the 8830 comes with a SIM card, and automatically switches between CDMA and GSM networks to offer seamless international roaming. This allows you to get voice coverage in 157 countries (22 of those on CDMA) and e-mail coverage in 62 countries. The device is also EV-DO-capable, so you'll be able to enjoy faster data transfer speeds.

Aside from the dual-mode functionality, the 8830 is very much like its GSM-only cousin, the RIM BlackBerry 8800 for Cingular/AT&T and T-Mobile. The 8830 does shed the all-black casing for a sleek silver, and includes a media player, a speakerphone, voice-activated dialing, conference calling, 64MB internal memory, and a microSD expansion slot. Standard issue is the BlackBerry push e-mail solution with support for Microsoft Exchange, IBM Lotus Domino, or Novell GroupWise. The 8830 also has integrated Bluetooth with dial-up networking capabilities (tethered or wireless) and a rated talk time battery life of 3.6 hours and up to 9 days of standby time. Missing (just like on the 8800) is a Camera and Wifi.


The BlackBerry 8830 will be available through Verizon starting May 14 through direct sales channels and in retail stores starting May 28. Pricing starts at $299.99 with a two-year contract and after a $100 mail-in rebate, and data plans start at $64.99 for unlimited global e-mail with a U.S. voice plan (beginning at $39.99) and $69.99 for unlimited global e-mail without a voice plan.


Previous
Next
DVDs to Get Color Barcode        All News        Stock-option Scandal Stalks Apple Chief Steve Jobs
LG May Launch New Handset in H2     Mobiles News      VoIP With High-Def Sound

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Verizon To Shut Down Redbox Instant Service
BlackBerry Report Quarterly Loss, Focuses To Growth
Square Blackberry passport Released And Does Not Become Bent
BlackBerry Passport Launches Tomorrow
Blackberry Introduces Elegant Porsche Design P9983 Smartphone
BlackBerry Acquires Movirtu, Eynvisions A BBM Smartwatch
Verizon Sprint And T-Mobile Announce new iPhone Plans
Verizon May Launch New App Store
BlackBerry Establishes New Unit For Patents, Software
BlackBerry Gets New Government Approval for Multi-Platform Management
BlackBerry Strengthens Its Mobile Security Portfolio With The Acquisition of Secusmart
Verizon to Throttle "Unlimited" Data Users

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .