The newest BlackBerry to hit Canada is the Curve 8520… this was officially released about 24 hours ago and it’s already been put on sale at Future Shop!
You can now wonder on over to your closest location and get the 8520 for a low price of $49.99 on a 3-year contract. The sale ends on October 15, 2009. The fine print says this must be on “New activation required on a three-year Voice and Data plan totaling $45 or greater per month. Excludes Rogers Vision plans, upgrades and renewals.”
Key features of the Curve 8520 are the new trackpad (no more trackball), full QWERTY keyboard, handles all your e-mail, contacts, calendar, WiFi, 2 megapixel camera with zoom and video recording, High-resolution 320 x 240 display, 3.5 mm stereo headset jack, full HTML browser, Expandable memory up to 16 GB with microSD/SDHC cards. Overall dimensions are 6.0(W) x 10.7(H) x 1.4(D) cm and weighs in at 106 grams.