August 22, 2008

Rogers and RIM Launch BlackBerry Bold in Canada

Rogers Wireless and Research In Motion have introduced the new BlackBerry Bold smartphone in Canada.

According to Research In Motion (RIM), its BlackBerry Bold smartphone can operate on Rogers's high-speed 3G network and features QWERTY keyboard, built-in GPS, enterprise-grade Wi-Fi and a set of multimedia capabilities including a two megapixel camera with video recording and an advanced media player to play music, watch videos and view pictures.

Mark Guibert, vice president of corporate marketing at RIM, said: "The new BlackBerry Bold exudes confidence and elegance as it delivers blazing performance on Rogers's high-speed 3G network. We're very pleased to be launching the BlackBerry Bold with Rogers, providing Canadian customers with a breakthrough smartphone that will help them make the most out of their work and personal time."