If you’re looking to get the latest BlackBerry, head on over to Rogers as they have just officially released the Bold 9700! This is the first device that all 3 carriers will be launching (Rogers, Bell and TELUS), but Rogers is the first to market.
The Bold 9700 has RIM’s new trackpad (no more trackball) with a full QWERTY keyboard and a 2.44 inch (resolution of 480 x 360). Loaded with a 624 MHz processor, 256 MB Flash memory, built-in GPS and Wi-Fi, 3.2MP camera with video capabilities, variable zoom, auto-focus and flash. Overall dimensions of the 9700 are 09 mm x 60 mm x 14.1 mm and weighs only 122 grams. This can hold up to 32GB with a microSD card (comes with a 2GB microSD when purchased). And finally the Bold 9700 comes with a 1500 mAhr battery and a 3.5 mm stereo headset jack.
This is officially available in stores and online for the following price points (with a $45 monthly Voice & Data package) :
3-year contract: $299.99
2-year contract: $499.99
1-year contract/Monthly: $549.99
No Contract: $599.99
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