Wi-Fi and GSM BlackBerry arrives!

by admin July 19, 2007 at 5:32 pm

Wi-Fi is becoming a standard feature of today’s smartphones, with RIM joining the Wi-Fi fray through the new BlackBerry 8820, their thinnest smartphone yet.

Sporting the same trackball first debuted on the BlackBerry Pearl, Research in Motion (RIM) have added yet another new feature to their ever popular line of handheld computers and email devices with the 8820 .

That new feature is Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g, letting users connect to high speed Wi-Fi Internet services in their homes, offices or when out and about, in addition to connecting via standard GSM/GPRS/EDGE cell phone networks.

Full article: itwire.com.au