BlackBerry Bold 9930 & Torch 9850 Getting OS 7.1 Update from Verizon Very Soon!

Support documents have been spotted on Verizon’s website showing OS will be released very soon for the BlackBerry Bold 9930 & Torch 9850! This OS is the same OS Sprint released about 3 weeks or so ago. Hit the break to find out what is new in this OS.

What’s new?

Device features

  • Device will no longer repeatedly indicate that new software has been installed.
  • Device will no longer reset while connected to a charging source.
  • Device displays the correct wireless service provider while making calls or sending text messages.
  • While in a global roaming condition, connect to a previously registered CDMA network without experiencing lengthy search periods.
  • Improvements in home screen responsiveness and reduced touch screen lockups.
  • No longer experience delays in audio reception or unexpected call termination.
  • Improvements to audio quality during playback for audio files downloaded using the V CAST application.
  • The zoom in and zoom functionout on the browser application renders the page properly.
  • When downloading an application, the device will display the correct number of bytes being downloaded.
  • Device now supports Commercial Mobile Alert System (CMAS).
  • Device now supports Wi-Fi Mobile Hotspot (MHS).

Email & messaging

  • Duplicate text messages will no longer display in the Messaging application.
  • Improvements in Visual Voice Mail.