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Soon, a Blackberry on CDMA

PTI  Mumbai, January 18, 2011
First Published: 18:59 IST(18/1/2011) | Last Updated: 19:02 IST(18/1/2011)

Blackberry maker Research In Motion (RIM) is set to launch its new smartphone, BlackBerry Style, on the CDMA platform in the Indian market.


"After a successful launch in the US and Canada, we are now launching BlackBerry Style, the new dual screen phone in the Indian market through CDMA technology," Research In Motion India's Managing Director, Frenny Bawa, told PTI in Mumbai on Tuesday.

BlackBerry Style is the first mobile with both, a full QWERTY keyboard and a flip form factor. This smartphone from BlackBerry also offers dual high resolution displays and the new BlackBerry 6 operating system.

The BlackBerry Style will be offered through Reliance Communications and Tata Indicom, the CDMA arm of Tata Teleservices, Bawa said, adding the pricing will be announced at the time of the launch.

RIM India has successfully launched devices like BlackBerry Pearl, Curve and then Storm. "India is an important market for us and our key objective is to bring new products and services in India," Bawa said.

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