|PRETTY PHONES: Models holding up the Bold 9790 and Curve 9380 at the launch in Kuala Lumpur.|
RESEARCH In Motion has officially launched its new smartphone models at a party held in Kuala Lumpur.
"We are excited to launch these two new BlackBerry 7 smartphones in Malaysia. The BlackBerry Bold 9790 and Curve 9380 offer impressively slim and stylish designs with enhanced communications, multimedia, productivity and social connectivity features," said Nick Horton, vice-president, Indochina, RIM.
The slim design houses a 1GHz processor and includes 8GB of memory with an expandable memory card slot that supports up to 32GB of additional storage.
Aimed at heavy social media users, the Curve 9380 boasts a 3.2in (480 X 360-pixels) display and comes with preinstalled social networking apps. It also features a 5-megapixel camera with flash and video recording.
Now available from selected carriers and authorised partners, the Bold 9790 will retail at RM1,488 and the Curve 9380 for RM1,166.