BlackBerry Storm will sell for $219 - Rumor Mill Roundup

Verdict: WRONG

Why it went wrong: We jumped the gun a little bit on reporting on the pricing for Research In Motion's BlackBerry Storm, which Verizon Wireless launched to much fanfare on Nov. 21. The $219 rumor was based off of a post on the blog Boy Genius Report, which had cited screenshots taken of a "staging" website for Verizon, and not the real website with full retail pricing options. The actual pricing turned out to be $199 with a two-year contract, making the phone competitive with Apple's iPhone 3G.  

BlackBerry Storm will sell for $219 - Rumor Mill Roundup
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