Research In motion (RIM) has launched three new BlackBerry 7 OS powered smartphones in India. The new CDMA-based handsets -- BlackBerry Bold 9790, Curve 9350, and Curve 9380 – offer enhanced browsing and richer multimedia as well as NFC support. The phones will be hitting Indian stores from coming 1st December.
Running over BlackBerry 7 operating system, the BlackBerry Bold 9790 packs 1 GHz processor and comes embedded with 8GB onboard memory that can be extended up to 32 GB, using additional storage. It also boasts QWERTY keyboard and high-resolution touch display. The smartphone is priced at Rs 27,490.
The new BlackBerry Curve 9350 is a sleek smartphone that also provides a Qwerty keyboard, allowing swift and accurate text input, the company said. It also offers GPS, Wi-Fi, 5 megapixel camera with flash, and video recording. It also supports microSD/SDHC memory cards up to 32 GB and costs Rs 20,990.
In addition, the BlackBerry Curve 9380 is the first all-touch smartphone. It has 3.2-inch screen display, intuitive virtual keyboard, and optical trackpad. The phone comes pre-loaded with social networking applications like BlackBerry messenger (BBM), Facebook, Twitter and Social Feeds. The phone also features a 5 megapixel camera; and costs Rs 20,990.