Newest 4G BlackBerry smartphone added to Cincinnati Bell’s
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 23, 2011--
Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB) announced today the launch of the
BlackBerry® Torch™ 9810, the latest BlackBerry smartphone to join
Cincinnati Bell’s 4G smartphone line up just in time for the holidays.
The BlackBerry Torch 9810 features a large 3.2-inch, high resolution LCD
touch-screen and a full QWERTY keyboard that slides out for fast and
accurate typing. It delivers an enhanced multimedia experience through
the new BlackBerry® 7 OS and its high performance hardware features
including Liquid Graphics™ technology.
“The BlackBerry Torch 9810 adds a new form factor to our strong
BlackBerry smartphone selection this holiday season,” says Mike
Vanderwoude, vice president and general manager of Wireless at
Cincinnati Bell. “The combination of the large touch-screen display and
slide out BlackBerry keyboard makes this phone perfect for users that
want the best of both worlds, and looking to take advantage of the next
generation of 4G smartphones without losing what they are familiar with
Cincinnati Bell’s 4G network offers speeds that are twice as fast as
other national carriers.*
The BlackBerry Torch 9810 includes a 1.2 GHz processor and 8 GB of
memory plus and expandable memory slot supporting up to 32 GB cards.
Other key features include:
5 Megapixel Camera with support for HD video recording
Built-in GPS and pre-loaded BlackBerry® Maps
Bluetooth® 2.1 and Wi-Fi® enabled
Support for Augmented Reality apps including Wikitude
Voice Activated Universal Search
Facebook 2.0; Social Feeds 2.0
Cincinnati Bell offers the BlackBerry Torch 9810 for $199.99 after a $50
mail-in rebate with a two-year service agreement. For more information,
visit a Cincinnati Bell retail store or go to http://cincinnatibell.com/wireless/blackberry/.
Customers can also call (800) 500-1229 or contact their business account
* 4G network speed claim based on field comparison of average download
speeds for Cincinnati Bell Wireless, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile networks
conducted in Cincinnati, Ohio, April 2011.
About Cincinnati Bell
With headquarters in
Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB) provides integrated
communications solutions--including local, long distance, data,
Internet, entertainment, and wireless services--that keep residential
and business customers in Greater Cincinnati and Dayton connected with
each other and with the world. In addition, Cincinnati Bell provides
best-in-class data center colocation services to enterprise customers in
the Midwest and Texas with fully redundant power and cooling solutions.
Complementing the colocation products, Cincinnati Bell also offers
complex information technology solutions such as managed services and
technology staffing. For more information, visit www.cincinnatibell.com.
The BlackBerry and RIM families of related marks, images and symbols
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Source: Cincinnati Bell
For Cincinnati Bell
Lisa McLaughlin, 513-368-1860