I was greeted this morning to an upgrade notice on my Windows 7 PC that an update was available for BlackBerry Desktop to version 6.0. The software was released earlier this week and the download comes in at just under 100MB.
According to the BlackBerry Desktop 6 release notes, the new software has the following new features:
- An improved, simpler design for the software
- Added BlackBerry® Media Sync features to import and synchronize your media files (music, pictures, and videos) from one location
- Option to synchronize your music by artist and genre
- Support for the BlackBerry® Torch™ 9800 and the BlackBerry® Curve™ 9300 Smartphones
- Wi-Fi music sync for devices running BlackBerry OS 6.0 when the PC and BlackBerry are on the same wireless network
The full BlackBerry Desktop Software 6.0.0 release notes can be found on the BlackBerry support website.