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Old 10-14-2010, 11:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Cool BB curve 8520 OR BB bold 9000

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I can get both for same price... need help making decision as i'm an iPhone user!

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Here's a comparison on RIM's site: BlackBerry - Compare BlackBerry Smartphones and PDAs at BlackBerry.com

8520 has no 3G (I told you you'd get 3G in a coverage are in another discussion. My bad - the 8520 has no 3G) and no built-in GPS. On the plus side, the 8520 has double the internal memory of the 9000 and has the trackpad instead of the trackball.

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Does the fact that the 8520 has no GPS mean I can't use maps etc?
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You can use maps, it just won't find you on the map or follow where you go.
It may use cell tower triangulation to find a rough estimate of where you are however.
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