Today RIM announced the release date and details of the new Blackberry Curve 8520. The new smartphone that will come in black and frost will be available on the T-Mobile network. T-Mobile has set the Blackberry 8520 release date for August 5th, 2009.
The 8520 ships with a number of new features most notably out of the box Macintosh compatibility. Although there are rumors that the Mac version of the Blackberry Desktop Manager software won’t be available until early September.
Here is the full list of features according to RIM:
- Full QWERTY keyboard
- New updated track-pad navigation
- Dedicated media buttons
- 256 MB Flash memory and 512Mhz next generation processor
- Bluetooth 2.0
- 2 megapixel camera
- Ability to sync the Blackberry with iTunes, Media Player, and other MP3s.
- Expandable memory with a Micro SD card
- Built-in Wifi
- EDGE/GPRS/GSM on 850/900/1800/1900 Mhz
Blackberry 8520 Release Date on T-Mobile: August 5th, 2009.