Latest next-gen BlackBerry smartphone offers enhanced communications and
social media capabilities, plus three free months of BlackBerry
Internet Service from Canada's smart mobile carrier
TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2011 /CNW/ - Mobilicity today added the BlackBerry®
Curve™ 9360 smartphone to its sleek and savvy next-generation line-up
of BlackBerry® smartphones.
Enhanced with an upgraded processor, display and memory, the new
BlackBerry Curve 9360 smartphone provides consumers with the latest in
BlackBerry communications, multimedia and productivity at an
affordable, no-contract price.
Ideal for students, parents and other budget-minded mobile consumers who
want to stay connected and productive, the next-gen BlackBerry Curve
9360 provides even more value when used in conjunction with
Mobilicity's unlimited BlackBerry data offering. The plan includes
unlimited email, web browsing, social networking and BBM™ (BlackBerry®
Messenger) and can be added onto any Mobilicity plan for only $15 a
Powered by the new BlackBerry® 7 operating system, the ergonomically
designed BlackBerry Curve 9360 smartphone features the iconic
BlackBerry keyboard, a 5.0 megapixel camera, voice activated universal
search, GPS and Wi-Fi® support, and fun, pre-installed social media
The new Facebook® for BlackBerry smartphones (2.0) app introduces
features like Facebook chat and BBM integration that makes it easier
for users to connect with their Facebook friends in real time utilizing
push notifications. Twitter for BlackBerry smartphones delivers
real-time push notifications and Social Feeds integration.
BlackBerry 7 OS also includes several other pre-loaded applications,
such as the Premium version of the mobile document editing suite
Documents To Go, and BlackBerry® Protect, which enables users to
back-up and secure data in the cloud and locate their misplaced
BlackBerry smartphone using GPS or by remotely turning up the ringer
Similar to the BlackBerry® Bold™ 9900, announced by Mobilicity last
month, the BlackBerry Curve 9360 smartphone incorporates Near Field
Communications (NFC), which enables users to pair accessories, read
SmartPoster tags and connect to other NFC-enabled devices with a simple
tap of their smartphone.
Pricing, Promotions and Availability
The BlackBerry Curve 9360 is available for $299.99 at Mobilicity stores
across Canada. To mark the launch of the new device, Mobilicity also
extended its special next-generation BlackBerry promotion to provide
its BlackBerry Curve 9360 smartphone customers with three free months
of BlackBerry® Internet Service when they activate a monthly rate plan
of $35 or higher with unlimited data.
About Mobilicity (DAVE Wireless)
Mobilicity, Canada's smart mobile carrier, was created to bring down the
cost of wireless with unlimited talk, text and data plans, affordable
North American coverage, plus popular handsets and smartphones -
without locking customers into contracts or charging extra or hidden
fees. Everything Mobilicity does adds up to a better wireless
experience, not an expensive one. NOW THAT'S SMART.
Formerly known as Data & Audio-Visual Enterprises Wireless Inc. (DAVE
Wireless), the company is led by Obelysk, a diversified Canadian
holding company, and Quadrangle Capital Partners, a global investor in
the telecommunications and media sectors. Mobilicity was named one of
Canada's Top 25 Up and Coming Information & Communication Technology
start-ups in 2010 by the Branham Group Inc. Further information about
Mobilicity can be found at www.mobilicity.ca.
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