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Modified BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha phone heading to some developers

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Modified BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha phone heading to some developers
Rendering of the modified BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha phone

Rendering of the modified BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha phone

Recently, some sharp-eyed BlackBerry fans noticed a rendering of the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha phone that looked a little different than the model that has been handed out since May's BlackBerry World. RIM has a history of making multiple versions of internal dev devices, so it might not have been surprising to see the rendering. RIM quickly pulled the image, but that didn't stop those who had seen it from questioning the Canadian based manufacturer about it.

One tweet from RIM says that there will be a "minor hardware bump" made to the Dev Alpha model in what it calls a "normal part of any pre-release
program." That was followed up with a question about cosmetic changes on the modified version of the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha phone. The tweeted response from RIM was pretty specific and stated that the microSIM placement had changed.

So we should be expecting a BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha B device as RIM continues to court developers for its new BlackBerry 10 OS.

source: BerryReview

The tweets that prove the existence of the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha B model
The tweets that prove the existence of the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha B model

The tweets that prove the existence of the BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha B model


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posted on 01 Aug 2012, 22:08

1. pikapowerize (banned) (Posts: 1869; Member since: 03 May 2012)


really wanna see some competitions in mobile market...

i hope that iOS ans andriod isnt the only one dominating this world..

i wanna see windows phone 8 ans blackberry 10 have a share in the pie....

i wanna see meego devices by jolla(since nokia is all windows phone now.... they only got two options--- fail or rise!!!! i really wanna see symbian too but not on high end since a lot of people hate and dislike them.. because no ecosystem...i really wanna see symbian on low end instead of horrible S40...lack of apps and no multitasking!!! come on nokia you are better than this!!! and you will be better without elop!!!)

i hope to see webOS too!!!

breakdown
big three(or four)
1.) iOS
2.)Android OS
3.)Windows Phone OS and BlackBerry OS

the runner ups(but has visible share)
4.)Jolla MeeGo OS
5.) open webOS (i've heard HP will open webOS, i hope developers and makers will be attracted)

others
-FireFox OS/Tizen OS(since they are both running html5 not ready for primetime use...especially not all countries are internet ready)
-symbian(for low end...i wish)

i hope for the best for webOS too!!! one of the first smartphone OSes (blackberry, windows mobile and symbian)

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