1. CrackBerry Kevin's Avatar
    The 8830 World Edition is officially listed as one of their "coming soon" devices, and rumor has it will be coming to Telus on June 29th, 2007.

    Pricing is estimated as follows:
    3 Year Contract (with voice & data plan) $299.99
    3 Year Contract (no data) $499.99
    2 Year Contract $549.99
    1 Year Contract $599.99
    Month to Month (No Contract) $649.99

    From Telus:

    The BlackBerry 8830 World Edition smartphone provides users with access to CDMAs superior coverage within North America, including access to high-speed, broadband-like wireless data downloads with EVDO for the fastest coast-to-coast mobile computing experience available.

    TELUS enhanced international roaming service will provide users of the BlackBerry 8830 smartphone with voice calling and an "always-on, always connected" wireless e-mail solution for access to e-mail, contacts, calendar, organizer and the Web while traveling internationally.

    Packed with powerful capabilities, a slim design with a premium finish and incredible new features, including TELUS navigator, a multi-media player, expandable memory (up to 4gb), Voice-Activated Dialling and trackball navigation. This is a smartphone you'll always want to show off.

    more info on pricing/limitations here...
    06-20-07 04:09 PM