BlackBerry 8700 photos surface

Sep 28 2005 - 11:28 AM ET | Research In Motion, Rumor

blackberry 8700 2More details about the BlackBerry 8700 have turned up. So far the rumors point to a 2005 launch for the 8700, which should be announced sometime in October.

Spec wise, here's how the 8700 stacks up:

  • 320 × 240 screen
  • Quadband GSM/GPRS/EDGE
  • Bluetooth 2.0
  • 16MB RAM / 64MB Flash
  • Thinner and Narrower than 7200 series

Yesterday there was news that RIM signed a deal with Intel to use the "Hermon" processor for upcoming EDGE-enabled BlackBerry handsets. However it's not known if the CPU in the 8700 will be from Intel.

[via Engadget]