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Updating your software gives you new features, keeps your phone running smoothly and can fix a lot of common problems. Make sure you back up your BlackBerry when asked.
More Insider Sign Out. It still would've been nice to see the Torch ship with some kind of case, especially since there aren't even any available for purchase via RIM's online store. Making technology work for business.
My Bold has many more applications installed than my Torch, and that no doubt affects start-up time.
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If there are updates available, check the update box. Seems like we made ourselves useful. Check out the latest Insider stories here. It takes WAY too long.
From the data center to the edge. The Bold 9700 gets about 6 hours of 3G talk-time compared to the Torch's 5.
Find out in our 2019 State of the CIO report. The Desktop Software will check to see if there are any software updates available. How do you compare to your peers? Check out my BlackBerry Bible page for expert keypad shortcuts and touch-screen keyboard tricks. Digital Magazine. The bad news: The battery that powers the BlackBerry Torch 9800 is a completely new model, not found in any other current BlackBerry device, the 1300mAh "F-S1" battery.
That means one less cable to carry around, and to me, that's a good thing.