For those of you who are waiting for the new BlackBerry Bold 9790, well, the wait is over. Research in Motion has announced the launch of the BlackBerry smartphone in Singapore and will be available from 8 December.
Research In Motion (RIM) has announced the launch of the new BlackBerry Bold 9790 smartphone in Singapore. Featuring a compact design, high resolution touch display and tactile keyboard, the smartphone will be available in Singapore on 8 December through authorized partners. Built with premium materials and finishes, the full-featured BlackBerry Bold 9790 smartphone is equipped with BlackBerry 7 OS and powerful 1GHz processor for fast performance when surfing the web, running apps, working with documents, and enjoying multimedia content. It comes with 8GB onboard memory and an expandable memory card slot that supports up to 32GB additional storage.
The BlackBerry Bold 9790 also features built-in support for Augmented Reality and NFC. With the Wikitude Augmented Reality application, you can find nearby BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) contacts, read reviews on restaurants near them, or get information of interesting landmarks and points of interest. NFC alows you to make mobile payments, pair accessories or read SmartPoster tags with a simple tap of the smartphone. For pricing information, the company advised checking with the individual carriers.