A new BlackBerry called Torch 9800 has been announced. The BlackBerry Torch 9800 want to be a competitor for the iPhone 4G. Looks like the BlackBerry Torch is close to defeat the new iPhone 4G. The Canadian company Research In Motion (RIM) on Tuesday introduced a new model of its BlackBerry smartphone called BlackBerry Torch 9800, which aims to attract more clients and happened to stand up to 4 brand new iPhone, which Apple has sold three million units in the first 22 days.
RIM is the largest producer in the world of smart phones (smartphones) with a market share of 19 percent, behind Finland’s Nokia, which controls 41 percent of the market, according to recent data provided by Canalys. His best-selling occur in the United States, where it maintains a leading position with a share of 33 percent, while another recent survey released this week by Nielsen detailing that 58 percent of BlackBerry Torch users switching to another model weighs in next purchase .
So the international launch of the BlackBerry Torch is transcendent music to the Canadian firm, which also hopes to boost sales to capture some of the juicy pie of the booming smartphone segment led so far by Nokia, but seriously threatened by the system Google’s Android operating. In the U.S., RIM has reached an exclusive agreement to launch with AT & T to market the BlackBerry Torch from next Thursday 12 August, at a price of $ 199 (151 euros) with a commitment to stay for two years. The U.S. carrier will give its customers choose between two options for monthly plans: $ 15 (11.3 euros) for wireless data 200 MB or 25 dollars (18.9 euros) for 2 GB.
What’s new is that BlackBerry Torch provides different from other cell of the same brand? Many, but one of the most important is that it is the first in the series that has awesome features, the new BlackBerry OS 6, which includes a redesigned interface that works interchangeably with touchscreen and trackpard. According to the company advanced on Tuesday, the day of its international launch of the new BlackBerry Torch 9800, the BlackBerry operating system 6 provides multiple views help to better organize content and applications. The icons are arranged on the main screen with five custom views (All, Favorites, Media, Downloads and FAQ) for which can be navigated by sliding your finger. Users can organize where they want their icons appear, but add shortcuts to contacts or web pages directly on the screen.
RIM notes that the revamped interface easily sync photos and videos, plus music from iTunes and Windows Media Player with the phone. BlackBerry Torch also includes WiFi Music Sync, a unique feature that allows users to view their music collections in iTunes or Windows Media Player, and create and edit playlists and enjoy music for download. Likewise incorporates a universal reporting system for messaging, SMS, Twitter status updates, Facebook or personal contacts. Regarding the new smartphone, is a change in the strategy developed so far by RIM, for the first time has opted for touch-screen format along with the QWERTY keyboard and backlit slide, a world first. The BlackBerry Torch device measures 11.2 inches long, weighs 161 grams and has a capacitive touch screen 3.2 inch, or slightly smaller than the iPhone iOS4, which offers 3.5 inches.
Although comparisons are often odious, in terms of resolution and, on paper, your Apple also wins because it guarantees 960×640 pixels compared to 360×480 RIM’s cell phone, the BlackBerry Torch. One of the highly praised by all experts is precisely the quality that characterizes the display of the new iPhone, which incorporates Retina Display, mechanism to reproduce photographs and videos of distinction. Where do match the two phones is the camera, since both have 5 megapixel camera with flash, although the former does not offer video conferencing.