A sleek and powerful new addition to the popular BlackBerry Curve
September 15, 2010
The new BlackBerry® Curve™ 3G smartphone features a sleek and professional look with its slim and lightweight form factor, textured battery door and new chrome-like finish in Graphite Gray or Royal Purple. It comes with 512MB internal Flash memory as well as a MicroSD/SDHC slot that supports up to 32 GB memory cards for media storage. It supports a variety of multimedia applications including Sprint Music Store™, Sprint TV™ and Pandora™. It also boasts dedicated applications for a smoothly integrated social networking experience with Facebook®, MySpace™ and Flickr™. BlackBerry Curve 3G is also BlackBerry® 6 ready. BlackBerry 6 is a new operating system for BlackBerry® smartphones that retains the trusted features that distinguish the BlackBerry brand while delivering a fresh and engaging experience that is both powerful and easy to use. Key enhancements include a new intuitive user interface, Social Feeds application, WebKit browser and universal search. Sprint BlackBerry Curve 3G customers will be able to update to BlackBerry 6 in 2011.   
PRODUCTIVITY:
·         BlackBerry® email with access to 10 supported business and personal email accounts and corporate email systems
·         Documents To Go (included) offers ability to download and edit Word, Excel and PowerPoint files
·         Digital camera with support for video recording 
·         512 MB Flash memory plus a MicroSD/SDHC slot for up to 32GB of media storage, 2GB card included 
·         Full QWERTY keyboard and trackpad for easy text messaging and navigation
·         Wi-Fi® (802.11 b/g)
·         Integrated GPS
·         Visual Voicemail
·         Voice-Activated Dialing
·         Speakerphone for easy hands-free operation
 
ENTERTAINMENT:
·         BlackBerry App World™ bringing together a broad mix of free and paid mobile applications developed specifically for BlackBerry smartphones
·         Social networking with Facebook®, MySpace™  and Flicker™
·         Sprint TV® with an extensive selection of live and on-demand programming
·         Sprint Music Plusallowing users to wirelessly download full-length songs directly to their phone
·         3.5 mm headset jack
·         Dedicated media keys to play, pause and skip songs
·         Bluetooth® (2.1) for with support for hands-free headsets, stereo headsets, car kits (including systems that support the Bluetooth Message Access Profile standard) and other Bluetooth accessories
 
SPECIFICATIONS:
·         Operating System: BlackBerry® 5; BlackBerry® 6 ready
·         Dimensions: 4.3 inches x 2.4 inches x 0.55 inches
·         Weight: 3.7 ounces
·         Battery Specifications: 1150 mAh lithium ion (removable)
·          Talk Time: Up to 4.5 hours continuous talk time