Folks running the BlackBerry Pearl 8120 on T-Mobile will be pleased to know that a very much needed OS 4.5 update is coming soon… When exactly? From reports I’ve read the OS update should be available tomorrow, March 13th. The download will be available from t-mobile.com/bbupgrade. New features and updates to watch out for are below.
- Music/video streaming (e.g. YouTube)
- Free/busy calendar lookup
- Remote search for e-mails on server
- Attachment download and document editing
- Wireless software upgrades
- myFaves 1.5
- New browser start page
- Updated UI
- WAP 2.0 (Wireless Application Protocol) better downloading, games and applications
- Voice IT policy controls on International Dialing and more.
- BlackBerry Maps enhancements (points of interest, saving directions, graphical improvements)
- GSM/EDGE toggle
- HTML e-mail for BlackBerry Internet Solution (BIS) account
- UMA performance
- myFaves icon sync
- myFaves activity log
- myFaves icon appearance
- myFaves birthday/anniversary pop-up
- Uncaught Java exception errors when downloading certain audio files
- Device rebooting when on a Belkin Router or certain N type routers
Again, the update is coming down the tube at t-mobile.com/bbupgrade tomorrow. Get ready for it!