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Bold 9900 and Torch 9810 dummy units start arriving at Virgin Mobile

All the pieces are coming together for the heavily talked about and much anticipated new BlackBerry devices. Canadian carrier distribution has been revealed, still waiting on Mobilicity, Videotron and WIND… but Rogers, Bell, TELUS, Virgin and SaskTel have all raised their hands. Various rumoured launch dates and complete price points have been listed. A positive

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Rumour: RIM to release the QNX-based BlackBerry Colt Q1 2012

This might put a kink in the RIM plan. It’s been known that the next generation of BlackBerry devices, not these upcoming OS 7 smartphones, but the ones that will be released with their QNX platform will be released next year. RIM acquired QNX back in April of 2010 and this is the OS that’s

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BlackBerry Bold 9900 and Torch 9810 arrive in Virgin’s inventory system

Virgin Mobile confirmed they’ll be adding the BlackBerry Bold 9900 and the Torch 9810 to their “killer lineup” soon. Bell is expected to release this on August 16th and so is Virgin. Popping up in their inventory system are these two touchscreen QWERTY devices. What’s interesting about this screenshot is that their both priced at

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Samsung Hercules smiles for the camera again (T-Mobile version)

Late last week we posted a pic of the upcoming TELUS Samsung Galaxy S II “Hercules”. While the image showed the curved black design, massive display and a slight glimpse of how thin it is… a new set of images has surfaced! This time it’s the T-Mobile version and gives a full look at the

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WIND Mobile to release the HTC Sensation?

If the above poster is correct then you can count on WIND Mobile launching the HTC Sensation soon. The ad looks like a WIND Mobile ad and the Sensation is sitting proud next to the recently released Android LG Optimus 2X. No word on a price or an official launch date but Bell/Virgin released this

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Fido Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro to be priced at $50 on a 3-year

The next Android device that Fido has on tap is the Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro (Rogers will be releasing the Mini Pro). From the internal doc that surfaced last week it showed this has an “mid-August” release date and will come with OS 2.3. Just like the LG Optimus 2X that recently launched the Xperia

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BlackBerry Bold 9900 and Torch 9810 pops up in the Rogers upgrade system

The only thing remaining for Rogers to do with the new upcoming BlackBerry devices is actually launch them. The complete pricing was revealed last week for the Bold 9900, Torch 9860 and Torch 9810, employees started their training on the smartphones and dummy devices found their way into stores. Popping up in the Rogers inventory

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