Editors Liked

  • Good trackpad and keyboard experience, good GPS performance
  • Refined form factor. Excellent keyboard. Plenty of streamed video services. Costs less than the Verizon version
  • The RIM BlackBerry Curve 8530 offers ease of use and a compact design. Its features include Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS, and a 2-megapixel camera
  • Compact, lightweight design, Fast processor, Spacious keyboard and responsive trackpad, Convenient multimedia keys

Editors Didn't Like

  • Battery life isn’t very good
  • Sluggish Web browser. Could use a bump in screen and camera resolution. Middling battery life
  • The smartphone feels a bit cheap and it has a low-resolution screen. Its call quality could be better
  • Poor Web browser, Low-res screen, No camera flash