Vector 22: Don Melton on transcoding video

Help, How-To & Tips

How to play video, music, and images from your BlackBerry 10 device on TV over DLNA

News & Rumors

BlackBerry 7 still going strong - New promo videos from RIM

BlackBerry Apps

A quick hands on with the newly updated LinkedIn app for BlackBerry smartphones

BlackBerry Apps

Get your shooting action on with Birds on a Wire for BlackBerry PlayBook

International News

BlackBerry success stories from Nigeria


BlackBerry Curve 9220 Unboxing Video

News & Rumors

How to use BlackBerry Protect on the web

News & Rumors

Extreme Video Chatting on the BlackBerry PlayBook!

News & Rumors

BlackBerry PlayBook 2.0 highlights featured in a new set of commercials from RIM [video]

News & Rumors

Use your BlackBerry Smartphone with BlackBerry Remote to control your PS3, Android tablet and more! [video]

CrackBerry Humor

Gordon Ramsey gives some advice to RIM's new CEO Thorsten Heins on CBC's "This Hour has 22 Minutes"

News & Rumors

Just how strong is Gorilla Glass 2?

CrackBerry Humor

A humorous look at addiction in a new video called BlackBerry - BlackOut (NSFW-L)

Special Coverage

BBM Ugly Sweater Fan Night [video]

PlayBook Games

Vector Stunt for the BlackBerry PlayBook

News & Rumors

A quick look at BlackBerry Management Center

Software Reviews

Review: Madden 12 for the BlackBerry PlayBook [video]

News & Rumors

The opening of the BlackBerry Lifestyle Store in Indonesia [video]

News & Rumors

BlackBerry Bold 9790 Indonesia launch [video]

< >

Vodafone UK BlackBerry Storm Unboxing - Hilarious!

By Kevin Michaluk on 17 Nov 2008 09:19 am EST

I don't think editors of tech sites should be allowed to do unboxing videos anymore... from now on they should be personal homemade vids like the one above. Hilarious!

[ via BGR ]

Topics: Video Devices


Vlad M.

unbeleavable, watching that hurt me so much!


This video has been around for a little while now


I thought we was going to drop it or something! I'm glad the vodaphone cutomers get them first! Nice!


You think the woman in the room could have held the camera. She probably thought it was funny watching him struggle too.


un-boxing at its best ...that was hilarious his girl didn't even want to help him at all


Thats funny!!! Why wouldn't his woman help him? LOL!!! She was laughin at him fumbling!


rofl thats hilarious - may as well have been sipping through a 2-4 o beer lol


Funny video, but as sna2760 said, it's been around for about a week now.

Enough with the funny videos though. Can a Vodafone customer please put together an actual unboxing video so we in the US can see what to look forward to on the 21st?


I like at the end when he says "there ya go" hilarious!


"Here hold this" - him
"NO!! I'm not holding anything!" -her
"START OVER!!" - her

Gotta love the way she was not having any part of the unboxing and in no way wanted to help him out whatsoever. Man, if that's not grounds for dismissal, I don't know what is....hahahah

After that bit of banter, I stopped watching. That's in itself is funny enough


not good. http://forums.crackberry.com/f86/storm-problems-96414/

click the link in that forum to be directed to a vodafone forum about problems with the storm and the case/pouch that comes with it. apparently this is not just a small number of people with the same problem either. Hope that's not the case for Verizon here in the states!

maybe that's why they only chose to show this ridiculous unboxing and not testing the software of the phone itself...

EDIT: did some brief research on this. apparently, the UK software is a version behind the OS shipping on the VZW storms, so hopefully that takes care of any issues those overseas are experiencing regarding glitches and lags.


Best part:

"Eh I'm not sure what that is. It looks smart though."


Did anyone else notice the lack of USB Sync cable in the box? Or perhaps it was covered with something else

And the woman sounded like the thing was illegal to touch or something, like some man will tackle her as soon as her fingers touch it.


I think it was inside that smart looking box.


I love that the lady in the background is slamming the cabinets with all her might. LOL!


Oh god, this is painful! I wanted to rip the box out of his hands and open it myself. And I don't even want a Storm!

*runs and hides from the Storm crowd*


Looks smart enough! lol...