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BlackBerry wants BlackBerry 7.0 users to update to 7.1, offers 10 paid apps free as encouragement

BlackBerry offering up 10 paid apps for free if you upgrade from BlackBerry 7 to BlackBerry 7.1

By Trace Hagan from May 2, 2013 @ 16:03 CDT

If you're still rocking BlackBerry 7.0, your wait has been worth it. BlackBerry wants you to upgrade to the newer BlackBerry 7.1 and is willing to give you 10 paid apps for free if you do. If you upgrade before June 30, 2013, BlackBerry will give you apps that span the games and utilities categories.

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The offer, which is only available in France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, and the UK, includes the following apps:

  • EA SPORTS FIFA 13 - Electronic Arts
  • The Sims 3TM Supernatural - Electronic Arts
  • BeWeather - Bellshare GmbH
  • Screen Muncher - Motek Mobile
  • Color ID FREE - Motek Mobile
  • InstaPhoto - Smarter Apps
  • DriveSafely Pro - iSpeech
  • N.O.V.A for BBM - Gameloft
  • UNO and Friends - Gameloft
  • Photo Studio PRO - KVADGroup

All a user has to do to take advantage of the offer is upgrade your BlackBerry Curve 9260/9380, BlackBerry Bold 9790/9900, BlackBerry Torch 9810/9860, or Porsche Design P'9981. You'll get new features in BlackBerry 7.1 including Mobile Hotspot, FM radio, BlackBerry Tag, and WiFi calling.

NEWS SOURCES:Thenextweb.com

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