BlackBerry PlayBook and the Storm 3 coming to T-Mobile?

BlackBerry PlayBook and the Storm 3 coming to T-Mobile?
This is an absolutely unconfirmed rumour, but it's still worth mentioning that according to various inside sources, two much-anticipated BlackBerry devices - the PlayBook and the Storm 3 - will grace T-Mobile shelves.

According to these sources, RIM held a large number of events for retail representatives across the USA, including with T-Mobile ones. It's reported that it has become clear during these events that both the BlackBerry PlayBook and the BlackBerry Storm 3 are coming to Big Magenta customers at some point in the future.

Moreover, it's said that one of these devices - our bet is the BlackBerry PlayBook, since the BlackBerry Storm 3's expected release date is in Q3 of 2011 - is scheduled to join the T-Mobile ranks very soon.

Until we have more info, we will treat this report as a speculation, but surely it sounds exciting for T-Mo customers. The pic below (showing the BB PlayBook) is said to be taken during a T-Mobile - RIM meeting.

source: T-Mo News

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9 Comments

1. luis_lopez_351

Posts: 951; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

why does t-mobile get better phones than sprint, the mytouch 4g,vibrant,g2,galaxy 4g, cliq 2, htc hd7,now this the storm 3? sprint gots thee epic 4g, evo 4g,and evo shift -__- sprint ur failing on me man! D; get me a real Motorola android phone :O

4. Thump3rDX17

Posts: 2160; Member since: May 10, 2010

i don't think any of the phones on T-Mobile compare to the ones on Sprint.

5. ZayZay

Posts: 571; Member since: Feb 26, 2011

Why would Sprint want a Motorola Android??? Tell me please. ITS A MOTOROLA!!!

2. anabanana unregistered

@ luis why u mad?? I have t-mobile and my brother has sprint and i really wish i cud be on sprint cuz t-mobile coverage and reception suck inside buildings i dont get service while sprint does . Its frustating. T-mobile may have better phones and a faster network but its crap. Trust me i kno .

7. luis_lopez_351

Posts: 951; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

motorola is getting better, its learning from its mistakes unlike lg or samsung -__-. motorola now cares about phone quality and performance

8. luis_lopez_351

Posts: 951; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

??? sorry but, doesnt it depend on where you live? the coverage in my area is great :) not that many tall buildings. my "4g"(HSPA+) speeds reach 5 mbits/ps and i am happy with that plus i hardly use my voice minutes so thats a whatever thing...so why do i dislike the G2, because it has 800mhz processor and small screen -__-.

9. luis_lopez_351

Posts: 951; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

sounds great :)...but i dont think t-mobile is giving me what i pay for :(...sprint give it to me. gimmie a reason to switch xD

3. jhernan97 unregistered

i have great service with tmobile and my regular 3g vibrant runs laps around sprints evo!!!

6. herbie1960

Posts: 14; Member since: Jan 03, 2011

I love T-mobile, Why are people hating on it? It's probably location, I get great T-mobile Coverage on my Samsung Galaxy S 4G :)

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