Two new BlackBerry smartphones have been officially announced today – the BlackBerry Bold 9790 and BlackBerry Curve 9380. These BlackBerry 7 OS devices were both heavily leaked online over the past few weeks and will be “available from various carriers around the world over the coming weeks”. You can expect both of these devices to find their way into the lineup of various Canadian carriers, we’ve seen leaked road maps from TELUS, Rogers, Bell, Wind and Koodo.
The All-Touch BlackBerry Curve 9380 has a 3.2-inch touchscreen display (480×360 resolution) 806Mhz processor, 5MP camera with VGA video recording, NFC, 512 MB RAM and looks like they are also pre-loading it with a bunch of social network app: BBM, Facebook, Twitter and Social Feeds app. The 9380 is 109 x 60 x 11.2 mm and is lightweight at only 98 grams.
The BlackBerry Bold 9790 is a mix of the Bold 9900, Bold 9780 and the Torch 9860. The 9790 has a 2.45-inch display, full physical QWERTY keyboard with optical trackpad, 1GHz processor, 5MP camera with VGA video recording, sans NFC, Wi-Fi, 1230 mAh battery and overall dimensions are 10 x 2.36 x 11.4 mm with a weight of 107 grams.