WIND Mobile announced today that it will offer the new BlackBerry® Bold™ 9700 smartphone from RIM with a new approach to BlackBerry® service plans that will deliver choice, control and value to Canadians.
“For our pending launch, we are delighted to confirm that the BlackBerry® Bold 9700 will be available to WIND Mobile customers,” said Ken Campbell, CEO of WIND Mobile. “This is a state-of-art 3G smartphone from one of the world’s leaders in wireless innovation."
Simplicity: No contract is required when a WIND Mobile customer purchases a BlackBerry® smartphone or signs up for BlackBerry® service.
Control: WIND Mobile will be the first wireless carrier in Canada to offer BlackBerry® service on a pre-paid or post-pay basis – enabling customers to manage their spending and extending service to customers who may not have a credit history.
Value: With no required minimum voice spend and compelling entry level and full service optional add-ons packed with unlimited features, WIND Mobile is making BlackBerry® service more accessible than ever.
“RIM congratulates WIND Mobile on the upcoming launch of their wireless network in Canada and is very pleased to offer the new BlackBerry® Bold 9700 to WIND customers," said Don Morrison, Chief Operating Officer at Research In Motion. "The compact and beautifully designed BlackBerry® Bold 9700 delivers state-of-the-art features and performance and is ideal for both personal and professional use."
To read the full WIND Mobile press release, please click here.