BlackBerry Bold


Reviews & hands-on

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    Limited Edition Gold Bold 9900 pictures and hands-on

    By 19 September 2012

    Did you get a gold medal in the Olympics? Shame, because if the the answer is no, then you don't get to ask for one of these incredibly limited-edition Gold Bold 9900 smartphones currently being given to those who did well at the London 2012 Games. BlackBerry...

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    Harrods Swarovski BlackBerry Bold 9900 White pictures and hands-on

    By 6 April 2012

    How much do you like crystals? How much do you like BlackBerry? If the answer to both of those is a lot, this might be the BlackBerry Bold 9900 you've been waiting for  - and pom which Pocket-lint's been having a play. Specially commissioned for Harrods...

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    BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981: Harrods titanium edition pictures and hands-on

    By 4 April 2012

    Porsche Design has made an exclusive one-of-a-kind titanium and carbon fibre version of its BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 smartphone for Harrods, and Pocket-lint convinced the Knightsbridge store to let us have a closer look. Titanium is a material...

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    BlackBerry Bold 9790 review

    By 24 January 2012

    BlackBerry is in trouble. The founders Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie announced they were stepping down from their CEO positions, being replaced by Thorsten Heins. Sure they might all have awesome names, but RIM's performance is far from awesome, at...

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    BlackBerry Bold 9790 pictures and hands-on

    By 16 November 2011

    The BlackBerry Bold 9790 acts like the baby brother to the 9900. It is a slimmer, lighter version of the aluminium-wrapped flagship BlackBerry handset. And while it was just announced just yesterday, Pocket-lint has already managed to get its hands on...

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    White BlackBerry Bold 9900 pictures and hands-on

    By 14 November 2011

    With Christmas and winter almost upon us we always have a soft spot for white gadgets, and especially white phones. So up steps the white BlackBerry Bold 9900 to whet our appetite, giving us all that is the Bold in a glorious white casing, so we can put...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    BlackBerry Bold 9900 review

    By 18 August 2011

    When you’re under fire you have to make bold moves, like launching five new handsets, improving the hardware specs and ushering in a new operating system. With BlackBerry facing challenges from all sides, are RIMs efforts enough to lure customers to...

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    BlackBerry Bold 9900/9930 hands-on

    By 3 August 2011

    RIM, and its BlackBerry phones, have always been a big hit with the corporate contingent, stringing together countless handsets which appeal to the heavy business user - thanks in part to its excellent QWERTY setup and reliable push email. So it was with...

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    First Look: BlackBerry Bold 9900 review

    By 9 May 2011

    Research in Motion has announced a new touchscreen-enabled BlackBerry Bold, the 9900, at it’s annual BlackBerry World conference in the US and Pocket-lint was on hand to get a fondle with the new smartphone. Should you be excited? Read on to find out....

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    BlackBerry Bold 9900 hands-on

    By 2 May 2011

    BlackBerry maker RIM has just launched the new BlackBerry Bold 9900 and BlackBerry Bold 9930 in Orlando, Florida, at it’s BlackBerry World conference and we’ve already jumped all over it like a bad rash to tell you what’s what. On the design front,...

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    BlackBerry Bold 9780 in white hands-on

    By 21 December 2010

    Chances are there's probably a lot of white in your life at the moment, you just have to look out of the window to see all that snow, but what if you want that white in your life? In steps the BlackBerry Bold 9780 in white and we've got our grubby mitts...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    BlackBerry Bold 9780 review

    By 16 November 2010

    The BlackBerry Bold 9780 takes RIM’s flagship QWERTY device - the Bold 9700 - gives it a fresh new operating system with BlackBerry 6 and spits out a practically identical handset. It isn’t a new move from BlackBerry, we’ve seen them release multiple...

  • Phones 4.5 out of 5

    BlackBerry Bold 9700 review

    By 17 November 2009

    It's fair to say the BlackBerry Bold took the QWERTY market by storm. It was a badge that said you'd made it in business, as commuter trains packed full of suits flashing RIM's flagship device. The last Bold hit as the world economy slumped, so it's perhaps...

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    BlackBerry Bold 9700 - First Look review

    By 21 October 2009

    RIM picked a hell of a week to release its new flagship smartphone, the BlackBerry Bold 9700. Microsoft and Apple have been fighting for press attention, with the former releasing its most-anticipated operating system for many years and the latter attempting...

  • Phones 4.5 out of 5

    BlackBerry Bold mobile phone review

    By 11 August 2008

    With the launch of RIM's latest BlackBerry handset imminent in the UK, we got our hands on one weeks ahead of the launch later this month. Does it live up to the hype, will it challenge the iPhone, and more importantly for BlackBerry users, will it give...