Businesspeople hoping for an affordable, world-traveling, do-it-all device need wait no longer as T-Mobile USA, Inc. and Research In Motion (RIM) are introducing the tri-band BlackBerry 7230 Wireless Handheld with high-resolution color display -- available in the USA exclusively from T-Mobile.
From large enterprises to prosumers, T-Mobile business customers can now enjoy the T-Mobile Get More benefits average consumers have long appreciated: more included device features for the money and unparalleled pricing on the nation's largest all-digital GSM/GPRS network. T-Mobile customers who buy the BlackBerry 7230 can add, to most voice plans, unlimited email and mobile content for $29.99 a month -- making wireless email affordable and billing easy-to-understand.
For many business travelers, the ability to use the same device for wireless voice and email connectivity while traveling globally has only been a dream. The BlackBerry 7230's GSM/GPRS tri-band functionality coupled with T-Mobile's strong international presence is the perfect solution for simple 'one number', 'one email' communication for global business travelers. T-Mobile offers the most seamless wireless coverage on the planet so BlackBerry 7230 customers can make and receive phone calls in more than 100 countries worldwide, with email and Web roaming already supported in many European countries.
"When we say you Get More minutes, features and service from T-Mobile, our exclusive BlackBerry 7230 offering is one of the ways we bring that promise to life for business customers," said Scott Ballantyne, vice president of business services marketing for T-Mobile USA, Inc. "We make this exclusive T-Mobile offering affordable for businesses of all sizes because we offer plans that respond to the needs of businesspeople for easy and affordable flat rate pricing."
The BlackBerry 7230, expanding on T-Mobile's broad line-up of BlackBerry handhelds, is the ideal voice and email integrated solution for consumers, small businesses and corporate enterprise alike as the handheld supports both corporate email and Internet Service Provider (ISP) email with the recent introduction of BlackBerry Web Client. With always-on, push-based access to existing email accounts, a built-in phone and integrated support for SMS, web browser and organizer applications, the BlackBerry 7230 is designed to keep mobile professionals connected, informed and communicating on the go. The BlackBerry 7230's design is sleek and lightweight and delivers superior battery performance - even while adding support for color and tri-band features.
"The BlackBerry 7230 follows the longstanding BlackBerry tradition of delivering leading wireless features and performance. We think customers will be very impressed with the combination of this hi-res color screen and outstanding battery life," said Mark Guibert, vice president, corporate marketing at Research In Motion. "Whether you're talking, listening, sending, receiving, viewing or typing on the BlackBerry 7230, the quality of this product and service delivers a first rate experience."
The BlackBerry 7230 allready is available for T-Mobile customers in Germany, Austria and the United Kingdom.