Editors Liked

  • Good trackpad and keyboard experience, good GPS performance
  • Compact, lightweight design, Fast processor, Spacious keyboard and responsive trackpad, Convenient multimedia keys
  • Lighter and faster than before. Finally includes Wi-Fi. Good voice quality. Excellent QWERTY keyboard
  • The RIM BlackBerry Curve 8530 has 3G and GPS support, which the T-Mobile version did not. The compact smartphone also offers Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and a 2-megapixel camera

Editors Didn't Like

  • Battery life isn’t very good
  • Poor Web browser, Low-res screen, No camera flash
  • Low screen resolution. Middling camera. Updated Web browser is still clunky
  • The smartphone feels a bit cheap in the hand and has a low-resolution screen. You can only save apps to the phone's main memory