Nunavut stores to sell Blackberry Curve 9350 BB7 phone
If you happen to be one of the Research In Motion handset faithful in northern Canada, and are in the market for the BlackBerry Curve 9350, you just might like to know that the BlackBerry Curve 9350 smartphone has now arrived at Northwestel’s Yukon HQ and are now being shipped to Northern Stores in 7 Nunavut communities.
According to an article over on Nunatsia Online, Nunavut customers should soon be able to purchase the BlackBerry Curve 9350 smartphone that runs on the northern CDMA network and is powered by BlackBerry OS 7.
The seven Nunavut communities that will gain the BlackBerry Curve 9350 are Pond Inlet, Cambridge Bay, Arviat, Rankin Inlet, Baker Lake, Pangnirtung and Kugluktuk.
Northwestel vice president of marketing, Curtis Shaw said that they are listening to what northern residents want in wireless products, and the BlackBerry Curve 9350 offers all the features you’d expect from a BlackBerry phone.
Northwestel spokesperson, Emily Younker says that the BlackBerry Curve 9350 will apparently work in lqauit however will not be sold by Northwestel because they are not the cellular service provider for lqauit.
Spec wise the BlackBerry Curve 9350 offers a 2.44-inch TFT display, full QWERTY keyboard, a 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, 512MB ROM, 512MB RAM, microSD expansion up to 32GB, WiFi, Bluetooth, 800Mhz processor, A-GPS, 1000mAh battery and the BlackBerry 7 operating system.
Unfortunately although Northwestel have announced the arrival of the BlackBerry Curve 9350 in Nunavut, they haven’t stated just how much the BlackBerry device will hit the pocket for.