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BlackBerry Curve 3G announcedBy Tom Manners 10 August 2010 | Categories: news
BlackBerry holding company Research In Motion (RIM) has officially announced the new BlackBerry Curve 3G.
First among BlackBerry’s new Curve range to feature third generation networking, the BlackBerry Curve 3G supports high-speed 3G (HSDPA) networks.
“The majority of people in the worldwide mobile phone market have yet to buy their first smartphone and the BlackBerry Curve 3G is designed to provide an extremely attractive and accessible choice that will help convince many of them to make the leap,” said Mike Lazaridis, president and Co-CEO at Research In Motion.
“The new BlackBerry Curve 3G is a perfect choice for happily busy people who are looking for a user-friendly 3G smartphone to help them make the most of their day and to stay connected with their friends, family and co-workers.”
The Curve 3G features a full-QWERTY keyboard, optical trackpad, GPS and Wi-Fi support and dedicated media keys. The design also incorporates microSD support for up to 32 GB of memory.
The BlackBerry Curve 3G ships with BlackBerry 5 and is BlackBerry 6 ready.
The new BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300 will be available globally in August. No solid local release dates or prices have yet been given.
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