|While concern over Blackberry's future in the US continues, T-Mobile has launched the 8700G in UK. This new device features an Intel processor, 64MB flash memory and 16MB SRAM. The BlackBerry 8700g provides best-in-class performance for email, phone, SMS, Web browsing, organizer and corporate data applications in a lightweight, all-in-one device. A dramatically enhanced device platform, which includes an Intel PXA901 cellular processor, enables users to experience faster Web browsing, application performance and attachment viewing.|
The handset will retail for 190 pounds but will be considerably cheaper is one signs up with T-Mobile's service for at least 18 months.
Features of the BlackBerry 8700g(TM) include:
--Ergonomic and lightweight design
--QWERTY keyboard for rapid, easy and accurate message composition.
--Very intuitive icon menu for fast navigation
--High resolution, landscape QVGA (320x240) LCD screen.
--Intelligent light sensing technology that automatically adjusts both the LCD and keyboard lighting to provide an optimized view in outdoor, indoor and dark environments.
--Increased memory: 64 MB flash.
--Powerful Intel(R) PXA901 processor, utilizing the Intel XScale(R) architecture, which provides users with the increased processing power needed to enjoy a rich user experience while running a variety of applications.
--BlackBerry Messenger - Instant Messaging between BlackBerry users
--Global GSM coverage. Quad band: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
--Bluetooth(R) compatible for hands-free use with car kits and headsets
--Polyphonic and MP3 ring tones.
--High-End Phone Features including Dedicated "Send", "End" and "Mute" keys, plus user definable convenience keys.
--Supports viewing of a variety of data and image files including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.