Viewing application details before making a purchase in BlackBerry App World

Article ID: KB17749

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 12-14-2011


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry World for BlackBerry OS 7 and earlier
Jump to: Environment | Overview
  • BlackBerry App World™
  • BlackBerry® smartphones

BlackBerry® smartphone users can view information about an application before using the BlackBerry App World™ storefront to purchase it.

When an application is selected, the following information is displayed:

  • Application icon
  • Application name
  • Vendor name
  • Rating (out of five stars)
  • Version number
  • Price
  • Size

The following options are available:

  • Download or purchase items
  • Read reviews about an item
  • Recommend the item to others 
  • View screenshots
  • Contact support

Note: Information about available upgrades is displayed on the My World screen.


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