RIM or the Research in Motion has officially announced the new BlackBerry Bold 9780 running the latest Blackberry OS 6.0 featuring a full QWERTY keypad, 5MP camera with LED flash, and support for 3G/Wi-Fi calling, will be available in T-Mobile stores and online.
Research in Motion (RIM) has updated its Bold series to the 9780 officially confirmed and In U.S. it will be sold by T-mobile for $130 with a two year contract and after a $50 mail-in rebate. T-Mobile will offer the RIM BlackBerry Bold 9780 in two colors: black or flash white.
The BlackBerry Bold 9780 will be available this November 17th, for $129.99 with a 2-year contract, after $50 mail-in rebate.
T-Mobile will apparently sell the smartphone in both White and Black color variants. it’s key features are:
- Premium, top-of-the-line performance with full QWERTY keyboard and touch-sensitive trackpad.
- New BlackBerry 6 operating system providing a fluid and user-friendly interface, and front-and-center access to the favorite features, including universal search and Web browser.
- Web browser delivers a desktop-like experience including HTML e-mail and tabbed browsing along with attachment download and document editing.
- Integrated social networking and RSS feeds.
- 624MHz processor, 512 MB of internal memory and support for up to 32 GB with a 2GB memory card included.
- 5-megapixel camera with autofocus, LED flash, digital zoom and video recording.
- BlackBerry e-mail enables virtual real-time access to up to 10 e-mail accounts such as Yahoo!®, Windows Live Hotmail, AOL®, Gmail™ and corporate accounts.
- Instant messaging clients pre-loaded: BlackBerry Messenger, AOL® Instant Messenger, Google™ Talk, ICQ®, Windows Live Messenger and Yahoo!® Messenger.
- Built-in GPS and location-based services by TeleNav Navigator.
- Quad-band GSM world phone: (850/900/1800/1900 MHz).
- Tri-band 3G UMTS/HSDPA world phone: (Band I, Band IV, Band VIII).
- Built-in support for Wi-Fi Calling for extended coverage; Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g).
- Dimensions: 4.3 x 2.4 x 0.56 inches; 4.2 ounces; 2.4-inch screen, 480 x 360 pixels.
- Rechargeable/removable 1500 mAh battery, for up to 6 hours of talk time.