Starting tomorrow (6/3), Verizon will be offering the BlackBerry Bold 9650 for sale online. Starting June 10, the latest BlackBerry smartphone will be available in all Verizon retail stores. One of the most notable features of the BlackBerry Bold 9650 is its support of GlobalAccess Connect. Basically, the GlobalAccess Connect service allows you to tether the smartphone to any netbook or laptop to use the wireless Internet service in over 200 countries worldwide.
The main features include Push to Talk, VZ Navigator 6, VZ Navigator Global, 2.45 inch display, optical trackpad, and a 3.2MP camera. It is worth noting that a non-camera version of the phone will also be available. It also supports the common BlackBerry services such as BlackBerry App World, BlackBerry Messenger, BlackBerry Media Sync, quick and convenient access to social networking such as Facebook, MySpace, and Flickr. It comes with an on board memory of 512MB, coupled with a 2GB SD card and can be further expanded to 16GB via microSD card. In terms of pricing, the BlackBerry Bold 9650 will be available on a new two year contract for $149 after a $100 MIR.
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