The first ever all-touch smartphone by RIM is now available in 5 Middle East Countries; Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain and UAE. The BlackBerry Torch 9860 will be the first BB phones that will not have the legendary QWERTY keypad that they popularize.
BlackBerry Torch 9860 will feature a 3.7″ capacitive touch screen, 1.2 GHz processor with 768 RAM and will be running the latest BlackBerry OS 7 and BlackBerry App World 3.0. No price have been announced by RIM but checking the site of one of the distributor of BB in the Middle East the price is just below SAR 2,000.
Checkout the full PR, specs and press photos after the break.
BlackBerry Torch 9860 Specs:
QC 8655 1.2 GHz, Liquid Graphics technology and 768 MB RAM
3.7″ WVGA capacitive touch screen with 800×480 screen resolution @253 ppi
BlackBerry 7 OS
Capacitive touch screen
768 MB RAM memory
4 GB eMMC expandable to 32 GB via microSD
5 MP camera with (4X) Digital Zoom, flash and HD video recording (720p)
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n
Accelerometer, digital compass
Lithium-ion 1230 mAh battery
For more information on RIM’s announcement, you can just on the link for the respective country: Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain and UAE.