RIM BlackBerry Pearl 8120 lands at AT&T

AT&T adds the Wi-Fi-enabled RIM BlackBerry Pearl 8120 to its lineup of smartphones.

RIM BlackBerry Pearl 8120
RIM BlackBerry Pearl 8120 Corinne Schulze/CNET Networks

You knew it was just a matter of time before one of the GSM carriers got a hold of the next-generation RIM BlackBerry Pearl after Verizon Wireless released the RIM BlackBerry Pearl 8130. That lucky carrier would be AT&T. Today, AT&T introduced the RIM BlackBerry Pearl 8120, a Wi-Fi-enabled version of the slim messaging smartphone that also offers other enhancements, including a better Web browser and a 2-megapixel camera with video recording capabilities. It's available starting today through business channels for $199.99 (with a two-year contract and after rebates and discounts) and in all, the new features make the popular smartphone even better. But it also left us feeling a bit unsatisfied. See what we mean in our full review of the RIM BlackBerry Pearl 8120 .

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Bonnie Cha was a former chief correspondent for CNET Crave, covering every kind of tech toy imaginable (with a special obsession for robots and Star Wars-related stuff). When she's not scoping out stories, you can find her checking out live music or surfing in the chilly waters of Northern California.

 

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