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Old 11-05-2009, 07:21 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Can someone advise me whether the Blackberry 8520 Curve actually has a case that helps the battery life.

I have been told that this model is the only Blackberry that doesn't work in this way.

Is this right?
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Ive not heard that before.
You need an OEM case that contains a magnet.
This magnet puts the device to sleep.
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I put my 8520 in my old 8700 case to test it. It works the same way as the 8700 did. The magnet turns off the backlight, saving the battery. I got one of those skins from the T-Mobile store for the 8520, and with it on it fits the 8700 case perfectly, saving me money.
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