RIM Releases OS 4.5 for Sprint BlackBerry Pearl 8130 and 8330 Curve

RIM has released BlackBerry OS 4.5 for the Sprint BlackBerry Pearl and Curve.

The biggest changes in this version are the additions of OTA update capability, true MMS support (audio, video, image and simultaneous), and the addition of Documents to Go software on top of improvements to core functionality.  The updates are available now from RIM and are linked  in the Phone Encyclopedia and Firmware Tracker.

Encyclopedia: RIM BlackBerry Pearl 8130 / RIM BlackBerry Curve 8330

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10 responses to “RIM Releases OS 4.5 for Sprint BlackBerry Pearl 8130 and 8330 Curve”

  1. Don Louie

    This is a long time coming, at least it’s here. Good feelings for the CDMA Bold they’ll eventually get

  2. Thatguy

    Is Sprint the last company on the planet to get 4.5 software?

  3. Ben

    Downloaded it, installed it on two phones and can’t find docs to go…

    MMS works nice though..

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  6. matt

    were is this 4.5 download at? is not on http://www.sprint.com/downloads and tried the 4.5 threw blackberry.com it keeps defaulting phone back to 4.3. any help or ideas?

  7. Don Louie

    I see the link and it list 4.5

  8. Guillermo

    It works great when sending. Incoming MMS still comes through as a link. Others are experiencing the same and maybe that’s as good as it is going to get?

  9. Chris

    Installed and MMS seems to be there, but I do not see the Documents to go. Anyone else having this problem/know of a fix?

  10. mtm

    To get docs to go you have to reconnect to desktop and goto add remove and click on docs to go to load it. Mms works now

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