The ultimate guide to getting the most out of a BlackBerry
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There are many types of BlackBerry – Curve, Bold, Pearl and Storm are all currently supported and on sale.
Exactly what you get in the box will vary a good deal between models. The bundled USB cable is particularly important with a BlackBerry because several of the free software packages available from the BlackBerry website rely on a USB connection. Thankfully, most current devices use a standard microUSB connector, so the cable is easily replaced.
Thanks to the consistent series that make up BlackBerry devices, many third-party accessories are available for BlackBerrys. Tailored cases, extra batteries and desktop chargers are all readily available online.
We look at how to ensure you're getting the most out of your BlackBerry in this step-by-step tutorial.
BlackBerrys have been popular business phones for almost a decade, considered reliable communications devices thanks to RIM’s dedicated data services.
They’re better at handling Exchange servers than most smartphones and the latest BlackBerry Bold 9700’s keyboard is considered by many to be the best mini-QWERTY seen yet on a mobile – making it perfect for emailing.
That said, there are always ways to make a good device better...