DIGICEL LAUNCHES THE NEW BLACKBERRY CURVE 9320 SMARTPHONE ACROSS THE CARIBBEAN AND CENTRAL AMERICA
Wednesday 6th June 2012 – Kingston, Jamaica: Digicel today launched the most accessible BlackBerry® 7 smartphone for customers across the Caribbean and Central America – the sleek and stylish BlackBerry® Curve™ 9320 smartphone.
The new BlackBerry Curve 9320 smartphone offers all the market-leading BlackBerry messaging and social-centric features that people in the region love. Designed to be easy to use and easy to own, the compact and sleek smartphone provides many conveniences and applications to help customers keep connected to the people and information that matter most to them. The new smartphone also offers the longest lasting battery life yet in a BlackBerry Curve model, allowing users to make the most of their day.
Digicel Group Commercial Director, Brian Finn, said, “Smartphones have revolutionised the way we communicate because they enable us to stay continuously connected. The popularity of BlackBerry smartphones from Digicel shows that customers want the very latest functionalities and data capabilities on their handsets, but they do not want to compromise on style. As such, we are very excited to be bringing the very latest in sleek and accessible BlackBerry smartphones to our customers across the Caribbean and Central America. With BBM being used more and more across the world, now anyone can share their PIN and get chatting.”
The BlackBerry Curve 9320 smartphone features the best keyboard in its class for quick and easy typing, as well as a dedicated BBM™ key that brings the power of RIM’s popular mobile social network up in an instant. The Facebook® for BlackBerry and Twitter® for BlackBerry apps are included as well as Social Feeds, which allows users to post updates to multiple social applications simultaneously and capture updates from news sources (RSS), social apps and instant messaging apps all in one consolidated view. The new Curve smartphone also includes a built-in camera, Wi-Fi® connectivity and FM radio, allowing users to tune into their favorite local stations – listening to the FM radio does not require a data plan or use data services. Customers can get up to seven hours of talk time or up to 28 hours of FM radio listening or music playback with headphones*.
The BlackBerry Curve 9320 will be available in Digicel stores and outlets across the Caribbean and Central America at the end of June.
For more information, please visit: www.digicelgroup.com
* Music playback is rated at up to 28 hours on the BlackBerry Curve 9220 and up to 30 hours on the BlackBerry Curve 9320.
After 11 years of operation, Digicel Group Limited has over 12.8 million customers across its 30 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and the Pacific. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.
Digicel is the lead sponsor of Caribbean, Central American and Pacific sports teams, including the Special Olympics teams throughout these regions. Digicel sponsors the West Indies cricket team and is also the title sponsor of the Digicel Caribbean Cup. In the Pacific, Digicel is the proud sponsor of several national rugby teams and also sponsors the Vanuatu cricket team.
Digicel also runs a host of community-based initiatives across its markets and has set up Digicel Foundations in Jamaica, Haiti and Papua New Guinea which focus on educational, cultural and social development programmes.
Digicel is incorporated in Bermuda and its markets comprise: Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Aruba, Barbados, Bermuda, Bonaire, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Curacao, Dominica, El Salvador, Fiji, French Guiana, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Nauru, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, St Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos and Vanuatu. Digicel also has coverage in St. Martin and St. Barts in the Caribbean.
Visit www.digicelgroup.com for more information.
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