BlackBerry 8830 World Edition smartphone available with Verizon
The 8830 is the CDMA/GSM hybrid version of the 8800 which is offered by both AT&T and T-Mobile. It is BlackBerry with full QWERTY keyboard, landscape QVGA display, microSD slot and media player but no camera. It is only 14mm thin and with glossy black surface, similar to the one of the Pearl. The 8830 is now available from Verizon, for $300 after mail-in rebate and two-year contract.