Home Wealth  Money Research in Motion Unveils Two New Blackberrys

Research in Motion Unveils Two New Blackberrys

Posted: Nov. 16th, 2011  |  By Forbes

powered by Forbes

RSS Syndicated News Email a Friend Suggest an Article Share Visit Website

Research in Motion unveiled its latest challengers in the smartphone market today.

It announced two new smartphones based on its Blackberry 7 operating system: the BlackBerry Bold 9790 and the BlackBerry Curve 9380.

The Curve 9380 is the first Curve smartphone with a touch display. RIM (nasdaq: RIMM - news - people ) said the new Curve continues to deliver powerful social experiences and the smaller handset size that distinguishes the Curve family of devices.

The BlackBerry Bold 9790 offers the dual benefits of a high resolution touch screen and a highly tactile keyboard. The new devices will begin to be available around the world over the coming weeks, Research in Motion said.

The company has struggled to maintain market share amid competition from Apple (nasdaq: AAPL - news - people )'s iPhone as well as Google (nasdaq: GOOG - news - people )'s Android-based devices. Google's pending acquisition of Motorola (nyse: MOT - news - people ) Mobility Holdings may pose an additional challenge.

Market News Video produces and distributes online videos about stocks and investing.




Share on Facebook Share
See Next Article
Write a Story/Review about this topic

Post a Comment

 
Need to Get Away?
Top 10 Business Hotels
Who says you can’t mix business with pleasure?
Read More
More Articles from Forbes.com

advertisement
Quick Links
Autos
Boating
Real Estate
Luxury Travel
Fashion
Search Real Estate
Find Your Dream Home
Search for homes by
State, Country or Style.
Event Calendar
advertisement
Current News & Features
Check Out the Gold Concept Car Making Its Debut at the LA Auto Show
Porsche Debuts 3 New Special & Limited Edition Models at LA Auto Show
Honolulu's Ward Village Releases 12 Anaha Penthouses Ready For Immediate Purchase
The LAMove Mobile Closet Makes Jet Setting Even Easier
Check Out the Largest Private Collection of Bugatti's in the World at New Exhibition
Live Like Marty McFly With the Super Cool Hendo Hoverboard
The Ultimate Selfridges Foodhall Hamper is Sure to Be a Mindy Kaling Favorite
What's Next for Artist Adrien Broom Now That She's Done With the Color Project?
Meet Caskers, the Online Spirits Concierge Don Draper Would Drool Over
Deck Your Halls With This $59K Oprah-Approved Turkish Rug From Nakkaş
See the complete list
 
Featured Photo Gallery
See the complete list
THINGS WE LIKE