Saturday, December 11, 2010
Bell has just launched two new phones today, the Samsung Rugby II and the much talked about BlackBerry Style 9670. The Style 9670. It’s going for $49.99 on a three-year contract, which is not only cheaper than the comparable BlackBerry Torch and Bold 9780. The Bell Samsung Rugby II retails for $99.95 on contract, or $299.95 without contract.
The Rugby II is the first ruggedized mobile device to be offered through Bell and operating on the company’s high-speed HSPA network. The device is built to resist water, dust, and humidity; and comes with a large keypad for easy operation in challenging work environments. It features 2.2inch internat 240×320 resolution display, 1.3-inch external screen, 2-megapixel camera, A-GPS, noise cancellation, and large easy to use keypad ideal.
The BlackBerry Style 9670 is a clamshell style phone with a 2.7 inch internal display, 2.0 inch external display and a full hardware QWERTY. Other features of the Style 9670 include a 5 megapixel camera with 2x digital zoom and video recording, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 2.1, 3.5mm headphone jack, microUSB, 512MB internal memory, microSD card slot and a 1150 mAh battery. The Style dimensions are 96 x 60 x 18.5 mm when closed and 175.5 x 60 x 18.5 mm when opened. The handset also ships with an 8GB microSD card.