Prepare to be Bold over. It's the BlackBerry Bold 9900, the thinnest ever smart phone from Research In Motion!
Research In Motion kicks off its BlackBerry World 2011 conference with a pair of smartphones that feature touch screens and NFC capabilities.
BlackBerry CEO John Chen says the company won't sell the Bold at a loss after striking a new production deal with manufacturer Wistron.
The device is already sold out on its own website and Amazon.
Fresh off the launch of its Passport smartphone, the struggling handset maker is on the slow road to recovery.
Commentary: The odd dimensions of the BlackBerry Passport make it an ugly duckling, but the phone focuses on innovation that should excite fans.
The struggling handset maker combines its 44,000 patents and several key software projects into a single unit as it tries to develop new revenue streams.
At least one stage of the company's turnaround process is complete, according to an internal memo obtained by Reuters.
The Z30 is Blackberry's biggest, baddest mobile messaging device yet.
While BlackBerry plans to largely make keyboard-centric devices, CEO John Chen says the company will produce a few touch-screen phones.