3 Hong Kong and Research In Motion (RIM) today announced that the new BlackBerry Torch 9860 smartphone, the first all-touch BlackBerry smartphone featuring the new BlackBerry 7 operating system, will be available tomorrow.
3 Hong Kong will offer the BlackBerry Torch 9860 at zero pricing if customers subscribe to its HK$398 monthly service plan which includes 1,000 voice minutes, unlimited data usage and unlimited access to the Wi-Fi services. The BlackBerry Torch 9860 handset is also available at a standalone price of HK$4,888 from 3 Hong Kong. The first, 1,000 customers will receive a GelaSkin from 3 Hong Kong for free.
BlackBerry Torch 9860 Specifications
- 120 x 62 x 11.5 mm, approximately 135 g
- 3.7" high-resolution (800x480 WVGA) capacitive touch screen (253 ppi)
- 1.2 GHz processor, Liquid Graphics technology and 768 MB RAM
- 4 GB on-board memory, plus microSD slot supporting up to 32 GB cards
- 5.0 MP camera, supports 720p HD video recording
- Orientation Sensor (Accelerometer), Digital Compass (Magnetometer), Proximity Sensor
- Built-in GPS
- Wi-Fi- 802.11 b/g/n
- Bluetooth 2.1
- Wireless Network support: Tri-Band HSPA+, Quad-Band GSM/EDGE
- 1230 mAh, removable, rechargeable battery
- BlackBerry 7 OS