mobilkom austria and Research In Motion today launched the new BlackBerry 8700v in Austria. The BlackBerry 8700v is ideal for users who require uncompromising email, voice and browsing performance in an all-in-one device. The BlackBerry 8700v device platform was completely re-engineered to boost performance and features a powerful Intel processor, as well as 64 MB flash memory and 16 MB SRAM. The BlackBerry 8700v delivers faster web browsing, application performance and attachment viewing and includes a full QWERTZ keyboard in a new, sleek, lightweight design. It also features premium phone features including dedicated ‘send,’ ‘end’ and ‘mute’ keys, advanced call management features, speakerphone and Bluetooth support for hands-free use with headsets and car kits.
The BlackBerry 8700v features a bright, high resolution LCD display that supports over 65,000 colors and features an intelligent light sensing technology that automatically adjusts the display and keyboard lighting to ensure the brightness is at an optimal level for the user’s environment.
“Austrian customers can purchase the new BlackBerry 8700v and benefit from mobilkom austria’s fast network to experience the full capabilities of this new device,” said Dr. Hannes Ametsreiter, CMO, mobilkom austria. “The BlackBerry 8700v is a great addition to our portfolio of BlackBerry devices for both business and individual customers who need to access information while on the go.”
“The BlackBerry 8700v, together with mobilkom’s high speed EDGE network, delivers a highly responsive user experience when browsing the web, running applications and viewing attachments,” said Mark Guibert, Vice President, Corporate Marketing at Research In Motion. “We’re extremely pleased to be working with mobilkom to bring the new BlackBerry 8700v to customers in Austria.”
“I’m very pleased that the BlackBerry 8700v will be available to Mobilkom’s mobile customers in Austria. Utilizing the Intel XScaleÂ® architecture and the Intel PX901 cellular processor, it enables exceptional wireless communications capabilities and provides users with the increased processing power needed to run a variety of applications without compromising battery life,” said Hannes Schwaderer, Regional Manager for Austria, Germany and Switzerland.
For corporate customers, BlackBerry Enterprise Server(TM) software, tightly integrates with MicrosoftÂ® Exchange, IBM LotusÂ® Domino(TM) and Novell GroupWiseÂ® and works with existing enterprise systems to enable secure, push-based wireless access to email and other corporate data.
For individuals and smaller businesses, BlackBerry Internet Service(TM) allows users to access up to ten corporate and/or personal email accounts (including Microsoft Exchange, IBM Lotus Domino and most popular ISP email accounts) from a single device.