Last week, Reasearch-In-Motion (RIM) announced the new BlackBerry Bold 9790 smartphone under the popular BlackBerry Bold series. The BlackBerry Bold 9790 is the slimmer version of the popular BlackBerry Bold 9900 smartphone. It runs on the latest BlackBerry 7 Operating System. Within a week of its official announcement, RIM finally launched the new BlackBerry Bold 9790 smartphone in India.
“We are pleased with the response that the new BlackBerry 7 operating system is receiving from customers in India and we are very excited to introduce these three new BlackBerry 7 based models here,said Krishnadeep Baruah, Director of Marketing for India at Research In Motion.
BlackBerry Bold 9790 features a 2.45 inch touch screen display, sporting a resolution of 640 x 480 pixels, 1 GHz MG1 Marvel Tavor processor, BlackBerry 7 Operating System, Full QWERTY keyboard, Optical trackpad, 5 megapixel camera with flash, Continuous auto focus, Image stabilization, Face detection, Digital zoom, Geo-tagging, VGA video recording, etc.
Other features include a 3.5mm headset jack, Integrated GPS with A-GPS ready, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, 3G Connectivity, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, microSD/SDHC slot, 768 MB RAM, 8 GB eMMC, microSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory and a 1230 mAh battery.
BlackBerry Bold 9790 comes with a price tag of Rs.27,490. This handset will be available for purchase from December 1, 2011. Are you planning to buy this handset? Let us know your views in the comments section below.