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BlackBerry Curve coming to Virgin Mobile Canada

Categories: BlackBerry, Virgin Mobile
By: , IntoMobile
Monday, October 6th, 2008 at 9:17 AM

BlackBerry 8330 on Virgin Mobile Canada

The BlackBerry Pearl was out not long ago on Virgin Mobile Canada, and it looks like they’ve had a good enough run with it to pick up the BlackBerry Curve. It should be available in November for $99 on a three-year plan. Their bare-bones $15 unlimited e-mail plan is on par with any of the other Canadian carriers, but their other BlackBerry bundles are more than competitive. Good on Virgin Mobile for expanding their BlackBerry porfolio – now it’s just a matter of getting the World Edition 8830 to complete the set.

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