toggle

AAPL Stock: 113.29 ( + 0.37 )

Printed from http://www.macnn.com

BlackBerry Curve 2 to hit in September

updated 11:25 am EDT, Fri June 29, 2007

BlackBerry 8320 in Sept

The upgraded version of the BlackBerry Curve known as the 8320 is coming by the end of summer with a host of new features, according to a source with access to the device. Similar to the numberpad-only Pearl 2, the 8320 will gain Wi-Fi to let it browse the web and check BlackBerry mail without resorting to an EDGE connection; its camera will also see a major upgrade to a 3.2-megapixel sensor as well as a better flash and 6X digital zoom.

Other features mentioned in the tip to Electronista include the improved build quality attributed to the Pearl 2, 64MB of memory, a 4.5-hour battery life for calls, and support for protected Windows Media files stored on a microSD card slot.

Most important is that the Curve sequel already has an assigned carrier, the source says. T-Mobile is known to want the device and should carry the phone shortly after its September debut. Silver will be the default color but should be matched by partial and completely black versions that may ship to other networks. As with many early leaks, pricing is unknown but may be comparable to the existing Curve, which sells for roughly $199 with a two-year contract. [via Pinstack]




by MacNN Staff

POST TOOLS:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

Follow us on Facebook

toggle

Most Popular

Advertisement

Recent Reviews

ZTE Spro 2 Smart Projector

Home theaters are becoming more and more accessible these days, but maybe you've been a bit wary about buying a home projector. And h ...

MSI Geforce GTX 970 100ME

When Nvidia announced a new line of video cards in September 2014, many people thought things would continue to be business as usual i ...

Wren V5US Wireless Sound System

If you're a music fanatic, chances are you are, by extension, a bit fanatical about what you listen to your music on. If you're like ...

toggle

Most Commented