1. BerrySky's Avatar
    Check this out - I went to the VZW Smith Micro website - BlackBerry® Software Updates - and I went to see what berry's they listed on the drop down menu. I came across something called "BlackBerry Curve 2 8350" - I think they meant the 8530, but either way, it is called the Curve 2 here...interesting! How long before we see this on the advertisements?
    11-20-09 12:13 PM
  2. Denise in Los Angeles's Avatar
    Its going to go as the Curve 8530.

    Verizon Curve 8530
    11-20-09 12:25 PM
  3. BerrySky's Avatar
    Then why do they call it "Curve 2" on the Smith Micro website?
    11-20-09 12:26 PM
  4. daneg's Avatar
    When I was in the verizon store, and on the phone with customer service they all called the 8530 the "Curve 2"
    11-20-09 12:59 PM
  5. BerrySky's Avatar
    Interesting...how do you like it?
    11-20-09 01:14 PM
  6. daneg's Avatar
    Interesting...how do you like it?
    I loved it in the store. I bought it on the site though (no mail in rebates), Fedex doesn't deliver on weekends. so their free overnight shipping means Monday, and i work.
    11-20-09 01:43 PM
  7. BerrySky's Avatar
    oh ok well let me know how it is! hope you can get through waiting for it lol
    11-20-09 01:54 PM
  8. Mikeyt30's Avatar
    went to the store today...all the employees were calling the phone the Curve 2, not the 8530
    11-20-09 06:36 PM
  9. sermon8r#CB's Avatar
    11-20-09 08:49 PM
  10. experiment 626's Avatar
    The instore 8530 display at the Verizon store by me calls it the "Curve 8530",not the Curve2.
    11-20-09 11:05 PM
  11. BerrySky's Avatar
    It's weird, they are calling it both the Curve 8530 and the Curve 2...lol
    11-21-09 09:07 AM
  12. ridesno159's Avatar
    You can call the new Storm either Storm 2 or 9550. They all have different versions too depending in who offers them: 8310, 8320, 8350 or 9500, 9530, 9520, 9550. I think you can call it whatever you want, it all means the same.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-21-09 09:46 AM
  13. BerrySky's Avatar
    Very true!
    11-21-09 10:54 AM
  14. bigjman's Avatar
    Being that verizon didn't get the 8900 curve, this is the next gen curve for them, the 8530 curve 2.
    11-24-09 02:35 AM