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BlackBerry Storm 9530

from  $199.99+

    BlackBerry Storm 9530

    from  $199.99+
    from  $199.99+
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    68 Global Score
    It has some redeeming qualities, but you could still do better.
    68

    It has some redeeming qualities, but you could still do better.

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    Reviews

    73
     
    Average Critic Score
    Critic Reviews 6
    59
     
    Average User Score
    User Reviews 39
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    Specs

    Key Specs

    Type
    Smartphone
    Operating system
    BlackBerry
    Screen size
    3.2522
    Internal memory
    11
    Camera
    Yes
    Talk time
    3G
    Carriers (US)
    Verizon / Alltel

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    Overall Rating
    68 Global Score
    It has some redeeming qualities, but you could still do better.
    68

    It has some redeeming qualities, but you could still do better.

    How we score

    The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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    User Reviews

    30
    hessmo
    Pros: The camera is pretty decent The sure press screen is fairly intuitive...read more
    50
    bonedog73
    I truly hated this phone for the first two months I had it. But... after Verizon...read more
    90
    Pooka
    I've owned my storm for several months now and have had virtually no problems...read more
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