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Blackberry Bold 9900 Won’t Use UMA For Wi-Fi Calling, Software Update Release Date Still Unknown

With reports arriving this weekend of a leaked software update for the Blackberry Bold 9900 enabling Wi-Fi calling we’re now asking how long will it be before the carriers officially release this update? Well, thanks to Al Sacco from CIO.com we know it won’t be before the end of November as originally intended. Having pinged T-Mobile for an update as to when we can expect the software, the company wouldn’t … [read full article]

Newly Leaked Unofficial Blackberry Bold 9900 Software Includes Wi-Fi Calling, Mobile Hotspot

The folks over at NerdBerry.net have made quite the happy discovery for Blackberry Bold 9900 users on the T-Mobile network with the newest leaked 7.1.0.74 software including both Mobile Hotspot and Wi-Fi calling. The software isn’t specific to T-Mobile but the knowledge that Blackberry has finally included the options inside a new software release is a pretty good indicator we aren’t far away from seeing official software updates. With time running … [read full article]

Blackberry Bold 9900 With 4G Now Available For $299.99 After Rebate

On a news day that will undoubtedly by overshadowed by the news of the Department of Justice moving to block the AT&T/T-Mobile takeover the Blackberry Bold 9900 with 4G is now available through T-Mobile.com. T-Mobile’s first 4G Blackberry arrives for $299.99 with a two year agreement after a $50 mail in rebate. Immediate feedback has been less than pleasant regarding the launch price of this device so we’re hoping that T-Mobile … [read full article]

Looking For A Less Expensive Blackberry Bold 9900 For New Activations?

If you’re looking for a less expensive alternative to buying from T-Mobile directly, Blackberry Bold 9900 buyers should take a peak at Walmart’s pricing. New customer activations get a STEEP discount with a low price of just $119.99 on a two year contract. Things aren’t as good on the two year upgrade front with a discounted price of $314.99 making T-Mobile’s already ridiculous $299.99 after $50 mail in rebate pricing look … [read full article]

Blackberry 9900 Starts Appearing In Stores, Are You Interested?

While Blackberry is arguably fighting for it’s place in the smartphone world the Blackberry Bold 9900 is the latest in its salvo against the onslaught of Android, Windows Phone 7 and iOS devices. While I think it’s safe to say that almost no one expects the Blackberry 9900 to help return Blackberry to its former glory, Blackberry still has a loyal and core audience that will welcome this device with open arms. … [read full article]

Blackberry Bold 9900 “Coming Soon” Says T-Mobile, No Wi-Fi Calling At Launch

The Blackberry Bold 9900 is ready to make its arrival on T-Mobile’s network sometime in the near future as T-Mobile has posted internal docs previewing the device as “coming soon.” Of course all signs point toward August 31st as the arrival date. That’s “soon” right? What’s truly interesting about the second image we received is listed under the specs: no Wi-Fi calling, UMA or Wi-Fi Hotspot. The image expressly tells us … [read full article]

Blackberry 9900 Previewed On Video, Arriving Late August?

While the Blackberry Bold 9900 may not be the most hotly anticipated T-Mobile phone of the summer there is plenty to get excited about for Blackberry lovers. The addition of a touchscreen combined with Blackberry’s exceptional qwerty keyboard marries together two things Blackberry lovers have longed to see in one device. The boys at Intomobile were lucky enough to get some hands on time with the 9900 and provide some first impressions along with the above … [read full article]