Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Intel Releases New Braswell SoCs
WD's My Passport X Delivers 2 TB of Storage for Xbox One and PC Gamers
Google To Use SSDs From Samsung: report
Microsoft Introduces The Surface 3
Samsung Now Offers New Lineup of 3-bit V-NAND Based 850 EVO SSDs for Ultrathin PCs
Samsung, LG End Legal Disputes
IBM Connects Internet of Things to the Enterprise
Project Spartan Web Browser Included In Latest Windows 10 Build
Active Discussions
how to copy and move data files to dvd-rw
cdrw trouble
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
 Home > News > Mobiles > AT&T wi...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, May 31, 2007
AT&T will begin offering the BlackBerry Curve today.


RIM formally announced this cellular-wireless handheld earlier this month, but AT&T will be the first carrier worldwide to sell it.

Like the popular BlackBerry Pearl, the Curve will sport multimedia capabilities, including playing music and video. But the Curve will be larger than its sister model, and include a full QWERTY keyboard.



AT&T will be the only U.S. carrier to offer the Curve, which will be priced at $200 with a two-year contract and mail-in rebate.

It will be available starting May 31 in AT&T (formerly Cingular Wireless) retail stores and this carrier's web site.

An Overview of the BlackBerry Curve (8300)

The curve will be very similar to the BlackBerry 8800, which RIM launched earlier this year. This means it will have a built-in QWERTY keyboard and a 320-by-240-pixel (QVGA) display.

This device will also have a microSD card slot for additional storage, especially of multimedia files. It will support the 2 GB cards that are available now, and will be able to use the 4 GB cards that will go on sale later this year. RIM didn't explicitly say so, but this device almost certainly will be one of the first with SDHC support.

Unlike its predecessor, the upcoming model will have a built-in 2 megapixel camera and lack the 8800's GPS receiver.

In addition, the Curve will offer Bluetooth 2.0 and a trackball in place of a scrollwheel or D-pad.

It will be a quad-band GSM phone with GPRS and EDGE. It will not have 3G support.

Emphasis on Multimedia

RIM is positioning the Curve as a device for consumers, and so it playing up its multimedia capabilities.

Users will have the option of listening to music through the built-in speaker, headphones connected to the 3.5 mm stereo jack, or Bluetooth stereo headphones.

The Curve will ship with Roxio Media Manager for BlackBerry, which will allow users to search for media files on their computer, view and organize them, create MP3 music files from CDs, add audio tags, create playlists, and automatically copy or convert pictures, music, and videos for optimal playback on the smartphone.

This BlackBerry's 2 megapixel camera will have a 5x digital zoom and a built-in flash.


Previous
Next
Nokia Unveils Three New Phones        All News        New Bluetooth Speakerphone from mr Handsfree
Nokia Unveils Three New Phones     Mobiles News      New Bluetooth Speakerphone from mr Handsfree

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
BlackBerry Posts Quarterly Profit
Samsung Expands Its Lineup of Curved Monitors
CeBIT 2015: Blackberry Secures Samsung Tablets Using IBM Software
MWC: BlackBerry Unveils New Leap Smartphone
BlackBerry OS 10.3.1 Coming On All BlackBerry 10 Devices
BlackBerry Says Net Neutrality Rules Should Mandate Apple To Bring iMessage to All Platforms
Limited Edition Black And Gold BlackBerry Passport Released
Samsung, Blackberry Deny Deal Report
Samsung Made A Bid For BlackBerry: report
BlackBerry Touts Secure Platform For Connected Devices, Brings BBM To Android Wear
HP Debuts Virtual Reality Displays
Samsung Introduces SE790C Curved Monitor

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .