Today, Telus and Rogers carrier announced the purchase date and the price of BlackBerry Torch 9800 with contract.
BlackBerry Torch 9800 features a slide-out QWERTY keyboard, a 3.2 inch touchscreen display with 360 x 480 pixels resolution and a 5 megapixels camera with autofocus and LED flash, capable to record video at VGA resolution.
It also comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack, 4 GB internal storage up to 32 GB via microSD card, 512 MB RAM. BB Torch 9800 includes a 624 MHz processor, Wi-Fi b/g/n and Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP connectivity, and will run the BlackBerry OS 6 with preinstalated apps: BlackBerry Maps, Social feeds, and a document editor for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files.
BlackBerry Torch 9800 on Rogers will cost $199 for a 3 year contract. Telus didn’t confirm the price yet, but we might guess is around $199.