We’ve know it for long, but finally it is official. RIM announced the BlackBerry Pearl CDMA which although still not confirmed, will be available soon with Verizon and later with Sprint. The CDMA variant of the popular Pearl has similar dimensions and design but improves on the multimedia, adding 3.5mm standard headset jack and video recording capability to the camera. As it is CDMA phone, 3G is supported (thanks to EV-DO) and also is GPS (based on the carrier). RIM BlackBerry Pearl (CDMA) 8130 Specifications
A Verizon teaser site
appeared a few days ago, showing the Pearl as one of the following phones for its line.