With any new BlackBerry device, it slowly finds its way around the world after it's inital release. It's currently making the rounds in Europe and RIM has now made the BlackBerry Curve 9360 available in Poland through Orange. The slimline Curve is great for those starting out with BlackBerry or perhaps a great gift for you loved ones this Christmas. Keep reading for full press release.
Orange and RIM launch BlackBerry Curve 9360 in Poland
Poland - PTK Centertel (Orange) and Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ: RIMM; TSX: RIM) today announced availability of the new BlackBerry® CurveTM 9360 smartphone in Poland. Powered by the new BlackBerry® 7 Operating System (OS), the new BlackBerry Curve extends the range of BlackBerry 7 smartphones from Orange, all available on the Orange dla Firm offer.
Orange will offer the BlackBerry Curve 9360 from 1 PLN + VAT (with the "Optymalny" and "Optymalny z Internetem" service plans). In addition, customers choosing the recently launched BlackBerry® TorchTM 9810 or BlackBerry® BoldTM 9900 (which are also powered by the BlackBerry 7 OS) can benefit from a special promotion that gives customers free use of Orange Navigation for 24 months.
"The new BlackBerry Curve 9360 smartphone builds on the incredible success of the BlackBerry Curve line," said Paul Lucier, Managing Director at Research In Motion. "This new Curve model is absolutely stunning and provides an ideal choice for customers who are looking to upgrade their existing feature phone or existing BlackBerry Curve with an affordable, easy-to-use, full-featured and socially-connected smartphone."
Everything You Need
The new BlackBerry Curve 9360 smartphone is slim, stylish and simply beautiful. It is ergonomically designed with a comfortable and iconic keyboard for fast, accurate typing and an optical trackpad for easy, one-handed navigation. GPS and Wi-Fi® support are also included, as well as a 5MP camera with flash and video recording so that memories can be captured and instantly shared on social networks. The microSD/SDHC slot supports up to 32 GB memory cards for additional media storage.
In addition to supporting the new BlackBerry 7 OS, the new BlackBerry Curve smartphones feature a range of powerful hardware enhancements including upgraded processors, displays and memory, and built-in support for NFC (Near Field Communications), a new technology that is enabling many exciting capabilities, including the ability to pair accessories or read SmartPoster tags with a simple tap of the smartphone.
Best In Class Communications and Social Experiences
The BlackBerry Curve 9360 delivers the world's best mobile communications and social experiences with a highly refined and integrated suite of phone, email, messaging and social apps to keep users connected and productive throughout the day:
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