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Blackberry Pearl Kickstart 8220 launches today

Well this phone isn’t really coming as much of a surprise to anyone. We’ve seen an unboxing here, we’ve seen an unboxing there, and that at one point or another its had about 17,000 different code-names. I keed, I keed. We’ve stuck to an October 13th launch date for a while now so shoot down to your nearest T-mobile store and pick this “little” flip up. Availability today is in Black … [read full article]

T-mobile Blackberry Pearl Kickstart 8220 Unboxing

Courtesy of boygenius, we have unboxing pictures this morning of my favorite phone to call by three names. Thanks to some high quality imagery we get a much better look at the phone itself as well as the usual range of included items shipping with the phone. Though I was really disappointed to read through boygenius’ quick summary of the phone itself as the words terrible, 2001, letdown, bad, worst and somehow they even managed to … [read full article]

Blackberry Pearl Kickstart 8220 pricing leaked…

Hey guess what, news that isn’t G1 related still exists! Pricing has leaked out via blackberrycool.com for the Kickstart Pearl 8220 phone, I just love calling it by 3 names. Rumors via pinstack forums are also talking about an October 15th release, though we’re sticking by a launch on October 13. Truthfully whats two days in the grand scheme of things if you aren’t waiting for the G1? Of course, … [read full article]

Everyone loves screenshots…

The ninjas over at boygenius are at it again this time scoring purported screen shots from Best Buy showing the expected “launch” dates of both our beloved G1 and the Blackberry Pearl Flip 8220 Kickstart whatever other name it has. Word out of boygenius is that the G1 won’t actually be on sale from Best Buy until November 16th. Sounds like a random day to launch a phone but hey, we’re all about T-mobile getting … [read full article]

Blackberry pearl flip kickstart and her 4 other names launch date!

That’s right tmonews fans, there is still news in magenta land that doesn’t have the words “Android” and “awesome” in it. Word is coming down that the Blackberry Kickstart aka Pearl aka 8220 aka phone that receives email and flips is scheduled to launch October 13th. Recapping important features, she has voicemail, a keypad, and an lcd screen! Surprise! Features: Wi-Fi for Mobile Calling High Speed Internet myFaves Enabled BlackBerry Enterprise Server … [read full article]