Excerpt: The BlackBerry Curve 3G is an inexpensive smartphone targeted at both the corporate and consumer markets. The Curve 3G is virtually identical in design to the BlackBerry Curve 8520 , but swaps the combination of glossy black plastic and rubber sides for a more attractive, shadow chrome trim. The external volume buttons, camera key and shortcut button look as if they're bulging from the rubber edging on each side and are easy to press.
Excerpt: The BlackBerry Curve 3G (or 9300) is the newest handset from RIM, pitched at the entry-level, as confirmed by Mike Lazaridis, CEO: "The majority of people in the worldwide mobile phone market have yet to buy their first smartphone and the BlackBerry Curve 3G is designed to provide an extremely attractive and accessible choice that will help convince many of them to make the leap".
Pros: Email service, looks good, connectivity, comfortable for calling
Cons: Low spec screen, camera and video, doesn't sit comfortably in the hand, keyboard edge tapering can cause one-handed typing issues