T-Mobile today announced the upcoming availability of the BlackBerry Curve 3G. The new BlackBerry Curve 3G will have T-Mobile 3G support, a 2 megapixel camera, WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS. The new BlackBerry smartphone will come in two finishes: smoky violet and graphite grey. It will have BlackBerry OS 5 preinstalled with OS 6 support.
Here is more info on the BlackBerry Curve 3G from T-Mobile USA:
The BlackBerry Curve 3G from T-Mobile provides the advantages of high-speed 3G Web browsing, Wi-Fi connectivity for voice and data, access to BlackBerry App World, built-in GPS, and Visual Voicemail to keep customers connected on the go and navigate their busy lives.
The Curve 3G also provides balance to life with dedicated exterior media keys, pre-installed social networking applications and a range of messaging options, including personal and Exchange e-mail, BBM, SMS, MMS and IM. In addition, the Curve 3G comes equipped with the touch-sensitive optical trackpad, calendaring, a 2-megapixel camera with zoom and video recording, stereo Bluetooth, and a microSD slot for up to 32 GB of expandable memory.
As a quad-band world phone, the BlackBerry Curve 3G supports international roaming, extending the ability to stay connected while traveling abroad, and Wi-Fi connectivity for both voice and data for Wi-Fi calling and fast Web access.
Key Features of the BlackBerry Curve 3G include:
- Full QWERTY keyboard and touch-sensitive optical trackpad for responsive typing and easy navigation - Available in two color finishes ? smoky violet and graphite grey - Premium phone features including calendaring, voice-activated dialing, Visual Voicemail and Bluetooth 2.1 - Advanced media player for music, pictures and videos, with dedicated media keys and a 3.5 mm stereo headset jack, plus BlackBerry Media Sync, which makes it easy to quickly sync music from iTunes? or Windows Media Player with the smartphone - 2-megapixel camera with zoom and video recording - Built-in GPS with location-based services by TeleNav - Access to BlackBerry App World, featuring a broad and growing catalog of mobile applications developed specifically for BlackBerry smartphones. Categories include games, entertainment, social networking and sharing, news and weather, productivity, and much more. - Web browser delivers a desktop-like experience, including HTML e-mail - BlackBerry Internet Service support for access to up to 10 e-mail accounts including Yahoo!, Windows Live Hotmail, AOL, Gmail and most popular ISPs; and BlackBerry Enterprise Server support, which provides advanced security and IT administration features for corporate deployments - Six popular instant messaging clients preloaded, including AOL Instant Messenger, Google Talk, ICQ, Windows Live Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger and BlackBerry Messenger - Fast 624 MHz processor, 256MB of internal memory and hot-swappable microSD/SDHC card slot with support for up to 32GB with a pre-installed 2GB memory card - BlackBerry OS 5; support for BlackBerry OS 6 - Model number: BlackBerry Curve 9300 - Wi-Fi enabled (802.11 b/g/n) for data and voice - Quad-band GSM world phone: (850/900/1800/1900 MHz) - Tri-Band 3G UMTS/HSDPA world phone: (Band I, Band IV, Band VIII) - Dimensions: 4.3 inches x 2.4 inches x 0.55 inches; 3.8 ounces; 2.4-inch screen, 320x240 pixels QVGA - Rechargeable/removable 1150 mAhr battery, for up to 4.5 hours of talk time and 19 days of standby time
The BlackBerry Curve 3G is anticipated to be available in the coming weeks at T-Mobile retail stores, select dealers and online at http://www.T-Mobile.com