11-09-07 04:48 AM
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  1. daddybear's Avatar
    my new pearl...

    had to go to fedex depot and pick it up...

    its still in the box from vzw...I cant open it until my daughters birthday party is over...

    will post pics and a brief review..but i am changing my sig line today...


    YEAH BABY!!!!
    11-05-07 06:53 PM
  2. berrywhite's Avatar
    Congrats DB and finally Welcome to the club!!!!!!!!!!!!
    11-05-07 06:59 PM
  3. kasperapd's Avatar
    Cool. Congrats. Post the pics and don't forget to change your device info.
    11-05-07 06:59 PM
  4. daddybear's Avatar
    no sweat...I'm in like flynn now baby..


    thanks for all the support of a former non-bb owner...
    11-05-07 07:02 PM
  5. E Pow's Avatar
    Congrads on the new device. I guarantee you will enjoy it!!!!
    11-05-07 07:11 PM
  6. tmag2005's Avatar
    Enjoy the ride....
    11-06-07 01:52 PM
  7. Adrian's Avatar
    Congrats on the new device. Be sure to give us all the details!
    11-06-07 03:11 PM
  8. dlnmorrow's Avatar
    Yeah congrats !
    I cant wait to see the pics.
    11-06-07 03:15 PM
  9. aoprods's Avatar
    Congrats, can't wait to see the pics and your first impressions. Enjoy!
    11-06-07 03:40 PM
  10. howie's Avatar
    alright, we can't wait for the pix already :P
    11-06-07 06:24 PM
  11. Tylerd's Avatar
    Come, on I am thinking about switching.

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-06-07 06:27 PM
  12. daddybear's Avatar
    I hope this works...

    finally got new pearl activated and new unlimited plan....

    havent even run the setup wizard yet...still trying to wrap up a crazy day...more info to follow...
    Last edited by daddybear; 11-06-07 at 06:41 PM. Reason: added pics
    11-06-07 06:30 PM
  13. daddybear's Avatar
    notice black skin...ooooh crispy...
    -spare battery
    -vehicle charger
    -black leather sheath (? its not really a holster but it has sleepy magnet...)

    en route:
    -one sena black leather case (with clip)
    -one seidio "skinned" pearl holster (black plastic)

    I have had two very busy days...birthday parties (one day skating...one day lobster feast...)..work piling up...spouse out of town...kids off for election day...

    all I want is a couple uninterupted hours with my new shiny toy... (maybe when family goes to sleep...) to set up the device, learn how to use the basics...play brickbreaker (hooked already after five minutes...)

    much more information to follow in another day... will need to decompress device and life...


    thanks to everyone who has made this whole addiction fun...
    11-06-07 06:48 PM
  14. Tylerd's Avatar
    Awesome pictures!~
    11-06-07 07:04 PM
  15. berrywhite's Avatar
    Great Pics DB!! Thanx for sharing.
    11-06-07 07:34 PM
  16. thisoneisa's Avatar
    gosh im jealous!

    but congrats!
    11-06-07 07:44 PM
  17. daddybear's Avatar
    Here is my very first post from my new berry. Suretype isn't as hard to pick up as I thought. Its just like typing you just have to trust it. Woo hoo. New pearl baby... Finally!


    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-06-07 07:46 PM
  18. berrywhite's Avatar
    Soooo happy to see that "Not a Smartphone user" tag off your sig DB!!
    11-06-07 07:59 PM
  19. MiniBB's Avatar
    You have been very patient, but now you have a Cool New Pearl of your very own to love and lavish your attention on!
    11-06-07 10:23 PM
  20. daddybear's Avatar
    got my hotmail issue resolved and have now received my very first "pushed" email...

    sent a test email and the phone vibrated seconds later...(treo what treo?)

    speaking of which....I have a treo 700w for sale (I'll post that in the for sale section...)

    I love this thing...I fear for how much time it will suck out of my life...

    I still have to :
    -set up a theme
    -figure out all the notification options
    -add ringtones
    -get some music on there
    -transfer ALL of my contacts...yuck...

    I have already:
    -learned so much from the darn fine people on crackberry.com
    -applied the screen protector I custom fit and installed without a single bubble (its tough...)
    -charged my spare battery (I'm gonna need it)
    -figured out my pin
    -covered the berry with its new skin (which will only come off to be cleaned or if I use my fancy new sena leather case)
    -Installed the bb manager 4.3 on my laptop

    I think it must take weeks to really get comfortable with your first berry...

    I'm looking forward to learning everything I can...and I apologize in advance for all of the stupid newbie questions I WILL be dropping on you guys...


    smile once more today than yesterday (repeat tomorrow)
    11-07-07 06:16 AM
  21. Bedrock's Avatar
    BB looks nice and I'm sure that you are enjoying it to the fullest. I'm sure that it was worth the drive to pick it up.
    11-07-07 01:43 PM
  22. daddybear's Avatar
    finally went through 250 contacts...sorted out the old and useless..migrated the WHOLE LIST MANUALLY...my eyes hurt as well as my thumbs from pressing the pearl... ( i learned that in some situations the enter key will replace pressing the pearl...)

    11-07-07 08:38 PM
  23. Gibralter's Avatar
    Cool news! I got mine earlier today and I really dig it. Enjoy!

    Posted from my CrackBerry at wapforums.crackberry.com
    11-07-07 08:45 PM
  24. Esabasard's Avatar
    I am getting mine today, I can't wait. I never had interest in Blackberry devices until I started looking at the awesomeness that they are.
    11-08-07 08:22 AM
  25. Trevor's Avatar
    I am getting mine today, I can't wait. I never had interest in Blackberry devices until I started looking at the awesomeness that they are.
    They are awesome, I hope you find this site helpful.
    11-08-07 08:44 AM
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