RIM BlackBerry Bold officially on sale
The RIM BlackBerry Bold officially goes on sale to the public on Election Day. The smartphone is available through AT&T for $299.99.
Obviously, there are some more important events happening on this Tuesday, but in case you're interested in hopping in one line to the next, the
The highly anticipated smartphone can be yours for $299.99 with a two-year contract and after rebates and discounts. The carrier reports that there have been lines 20 to 25 people deep at some stores in New York, Boston, and Chicago. Has anyone gone out to buy their Bold today? If so, did you have to wait in any lines? Let us know.
For more information on the device, please read our
Update, 7:30 p.m. PT: According to Engadget Mobile, you can get the BlackBerry Bold for free (!!) through LetsTalk.com after a mail-in rebate. However, as Gear Diary found out, you will also need to sign up for a $79 1350 Rollover plan as well as a BlackBerry plan ($30) and unlimited messaging plan ($20). In total, you're looking at a $129 monthly cell phone bill. Worth it?