Back in August, Research-In-Motion (RIM) announced its new BlackBerry Curve 9350 smartphone, under the popular BlackBerry Curve series. This handset runs on the new BlackBerry 7 Operating System. BlackBerry Curve 9350 is a CDMA smartphone. This device is already available for the Sprint customers in the US. Now, US Cellular announced the availability of this handset for its subscribers.
“The BlackBerry Curve 9350 combines everything customers love about BlackBerry smartphones with new features that make connecting with friends, family and business easier than ever,” said Edward Perez, vice president of sales and marketing operations for U.S. Cellular. “At U.S. Cellular, we offer devices that help our customers simplify their life and stay organized, which is one of the reasons why we have the happiest customers in wireless.”
BlackBerry Curve 9350 features a 2.44 inch HVGA+ display, sporting a resolution of 480 x 360 pixel resolution, 800 MHz Qualcomm 8655 processor, BlackBerry 7 Operating System, Full QWERTY keyboard, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 3G Connectivity, 5 megapixel camera with flash, image stabilization, face detection, Digital zoom, Geo-tagging, VGA video recording, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR support, etc.
Other features include a 3.5 mm headset jack, MicroSD card slot, 512 MB RAM, 32 GB expandable memory, 2 GB MicroSD card bundled, BlackBerry App World, BlackBerryPlayBook support with BlackBerry Bridge, integrated GPS with A-GPS, NFC (Near Field Communications), up to 9 hours of video playback time, up to 45 hours of music playback time, up to 14.5 days of standby time, up to 5.5 hours of talk-time and a 1040 mAh Lithium-ion battery.
This handset will be available for $49.99 with a 2 year service agreement and a $100 mail-in-rebate. Until November 20, the new BlackBerry Curve 9350 is available for free with a 2 year service agreement and a $100 mail-in-rebate. To get this smartphone, head over to this page at US Cellular