1. cam8310's Avatar
    hey everyone i was just looking through all the past blackberry smartphones and i was wonderiong what the first blackberry was with a trackball personally i thought that the first blackberry with a trackball was the BlackBerry 8800 series. so instinctively i though i'll go right to the forums so if anyone could help me with this that would be great thx!
    05-02-10 07:50 PM
  2. Reed McLay's Avatar
    I belive the first was the Pearl, that is how it got it's name.
    05-02-10 07:54 PM
  3. pilsbury's Avatar
    8100 Pearl, you got it ^^^^
    05-02-10 07:55 PM
  4. thymaster's Avatar
    Definately the Pearl. This topic reminds me of how much RIM navigation system have evolved. They went from buttons to trackwheel to trackball, touchscreen and finally trackpad.
    05-03-10 01:24 AM
  5. cam8310's Avatar
    haha thx guys and yes i definitely agree with how the navigation systems have changed and i had a pearl but i got rid if it cuz the trackball stopped working sometimes
    05-04-10 07:02 AM