Finally after waiting since June of this year for this thing, it looks like it will finally be coming out. The Blackberry Bold is slated to come out on AT&T on November 4, 2008, going for $299.99 on a 2 year contract. I know for one thing, I have lost the edge to really get this thing. I might still get it, but the excitement I had to get this has dwindled. Click on to read a short excerpt from the official press release from AT&T
“AT&T Customers to Enter a ‘Bold’ New Wireless World
Breakthrough BlackBerry Smartphone Is Coming to Nation’s Fastest 3G Network; Arrives in Stores Nov. 4
Dallas, Texas, October 22, 2008
Waterloo, Ontario â€” AT&T customers will be entering a bold new wireless world with the launch of the BlackBerryÂ® Boldâ„¢, a breakthrough 3G BlackBerryÂ® smartphone that operates on the nation’s fastest 3G network and is the first to support HSDPA networks around the world, including in Japan and Korea. AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) and Research In Motion (Nasdaq:RIMM; TSX:RIM) announced today that the highly anticipated BlackBerry Bold smartphone will be available in the United States for as low as $299.99Â¹ on Tuesday, Nov. 4, in AT&T retail stores nationwide, through www.att.com and select national retailers, as well as through AT&T’s business-to-business sales teams.
The BlackBerry Bold smartphone, which is being introduced in the United States only for AT&T customers, can be used in the most countries abroad, including more than 60 with 3G networks. AT&T is the world’s leading provider of BlackBerry services.”
For more check out the official press release here
So who is still excited about this phone? Who plans on getting it or taking off work to get this phone on November 2nd, sound off!