Globe Telecom and RIM roll out BlackBerry 8700g handset

24 Apr 2006

Filipino mobile operator Globe Telecom and Research In Motion (RIM) have jointly announced the launch of the BlackBerry 8700g handset on the former’s high speed EDGE network. The new handset provides quad-band support, dedicated ‘send,’ ‘end’ and ‘mute’ keys, smart dialling, conference calling, speed dialling, speakerphone, and Bluetooth support for hands-free headsets and car kits.

Philippines, Globe Telecom (incl. Innove)