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Default Blackberry OS 4.6 for 9000

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Latest version of the official blackberry OS "version 4.6" for most newer Blackberry models like the Bold 9000 Meteor and the 9500 Thunder
June 10 2008 - OS Version release 16 - codenamed:

New features in 4.6 include

* Richer BlackBerry Browser Rendering
xxx8211;JavaScript 1.5
xxx8211;CSS 2.1
xxx8211;DOM L2 (including Core, HTML, Style, Events)
xxx8211;HTML 4.01 (including Forms, Maps, Tables, Frames, Objects)
xxx8226; Integrated Go To, Search, Bookmarks, and History Launch Screen
xxx8226; Easy Zooming
xxx8226; Pointer Controls
xxx8226; Optimized Page Layout
xxx8226; Quality Fonts
* Scrolling Down with the Trackball
* Click Trackball to Zoom In, Click in to Further Zoom in
* BlackBerry® Device Software 4.6 includes :
xxx8226;Music Sync - a synchronization application for selecting and transferring music from a computer to a BlackBerry smartphone
xxx8226;Clock application xxx8211; the evolution of the alarm application
xxx8226;Setup Wizard 2.0 xxx8211; a new look and improved features
xxx8226;Support for grayscale and reverse contrast display
xxx8226;Option to select Home screen grid size
xxx8226;Support for continuous spell checking
xxx8226;Numerous enhancements to existing BlackBerry smartphone applications and features

xxx8226;The BlackBerry 9000 smartphone - phone, camera, Wi-Fi® network access, email messaging, browser, instant messaging, GPS, multimedia and organizer, all in one very cool package
xxx8226;Next generation half VGA 480x320 display
xxx8226;1 GB on board memory for multimedia content accessible through mass storage mode, plus 128 MB flash memory for BlackBerry smartphone user data
xxx8226;High capacity, slim 1500 mAhr battery
xxx8226;Tri-band UMTS: 2100/1900/850 allowing for simultaneous voice and data
xxx8226;3.6 Mbps HSDPA
xxx8226;Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE
xxx8226;Wi-Fi® technology (802.11a/b/g)
xxx8226;Built-in light-sensing technology automatically adjusts screen and keyboard brightness for indoors or outdoors
xxx8226;New option to remove Home screen icons
xxx8226;Reverse contrast display
xxx8226;Grayscale display
xxx8226;User-selectable Home screen grid size
xxx8226;Automatic Home screen icon highlight resizing
xxx8226;Create and edit playlists directly in the Media application on the BlackBerry® 9000 smartphone
xxx8226;Now select specific criteria and view an automatic playlist displaying songs that meet the criteria specified

* Simultaneous voice/data
SMS Text Compose UI Updates
xxx8211;Eliminate the Address Book step for composing SMS
xxx8211;Provide method to add recipients in SMS similar to Email To: field
xxx8211;Update Compose SMS UI to be consistent with Email

Carriers to release 9000 -

Rogers June 25




Jun 10 2008 Update - models, and latest firmwares:
8100 release 52
8110 release 58
8120 release 58
8300 release 58
8310 release 58
8320 release 58
8800 release 58
8820 release 58
9000 --> release 16
9500 4.6.x.xx release 6x TBD

Here's the link to the original article and the screen shots of the Bold
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