The first Blackberry UMTS handset 8707v revealed
The first Blackberry mobile phone to feature UMTS support 8707v has been unveiled. The quad-band GSM/UMTS device is a version of the Blackberry 8700 series. It sports the same features, but has slightly different appearance and adds 3G connectivity. The main features include:
Full QWERTY keyboard
312 MHz Intel processor
64MB flash memory, 16MB RAM
Bluetooth v2.0/miniUSB connectivity
Polyphonic and MP3 ringtones
The Blackberry 8707v is expected to be launched by Vodafone. There's still no official word on whether RIM will produce additional models for other mobile operators or not.