BlackBerry Bold 9650 users have been languishing with some pretty buggy OS releases. Verizon’s latest was not so bad but still suffers from bugs. BBLeaks just spotted a new official release from Alltell bringing the latest OS to v188.8.131.520. Hopefully this solves some of the issues people were having.
Warning: If you decide to do the upgrade is recommended you backup all your settings and 3rd party apps before you do the upgrade. If you want to take extra precaution you can take out your sim card since it has been know to fry sim cards in the pas when something goes wrong with an update. This OS will not install on any other BlackBerry besides the one mentioned above. If you do not know how to upgrade your BlackBerry OS please start by reading this step by step guide.Don’t forget to delete the vendor.xml file located in c:program files>common files>research in motion>apploader to install it on a different carriers device. Don’t forget our usual warnings: do not download and install these updates if you don’t know what you’re doing. Incorrect procedure or just bad luck could render your BlackBerry inoperative or unstable.