Leaked: BlackBerry 9800 QWERTY slider for AT&T

RIM's BlackBerry 9800 has a touchscreen and a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Would you buy it?

Well, well, well, look what we have here: the secret BlackBerry handset rumored to be in the works by Research in Motion has been caught in the wild.

It's called the BlackBerry 9800 -- a nickname has yet to be determined -- and is effectively a hybrid of the all-touchscreen Storm and the all-QWERTY Bold.

Images are courtesy Engadget, where a tipster confirms it's a world phone that's running (gasp) BlackBerry OS 6.

For me, any more details are irrelevant. The only thing that matters, now that the future is a little clearer: would you buy a slider QWERTY-plus-touch BlackBerry (with BES, naturally), or have you already moved your business on to Android, iPhone or elsewhere?

Newsletters

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
See All
See All