Get yourself a Blackberry this Christmas!
Blackberry Curve 8520 is available in the Philippines and runs for only around Php 17,000 without contract at some retail stores in Manila. Don't forget to look for the NTC sticker though.
“The new innovative touch-sensitive trackpad and dedicated media keys on the new BlackBerry Curve 8520 smartphone give users an enjoyable navigation experience and better access to their music,” said Gregory Wade, Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific at RIM.
Here are the other specs:
512MHz processor and 256 MB memory
2 MP Camera, 1600x1200 pixels
microSD (TransFlash), up to 32GB
2.64 inches screen
Full QWERTY keyboard
Touch-sensitive optical trackpad
GPRS: Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbps
Bluetooth v2.0 with A2DP
Note: BB Curve 8520 does not support 3G
Here's the official promo video of BB Curve 8520:
For those who are interested to get it via Globe Plans, here are the rates.
Here are the Smart Plans - BB Curve 8520 rates:
Php 7,000 @ Plan 1200
Free @ Plan 1800
Free @ Plan 2500
Free @ Plan 3500
Read a dear TP friend's BB Curve 8520 Review via the link.