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RIM accidentally shows off HTC phone in Torch release party vid

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In BlackBerry’s latest promotional video, the company accidentally showed off clips of their event guests sending messages on what looks like an HTC Incredible 2 — an Android phone. The company quickly pulled the video, but not before Phandroid.com managed to download it to YouTube.

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BlackBerry Torch 2 doubles processor speed of predecessor

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The original BlackBerry Torch represented an interesting form factor for the folks at Research in Motion. You get a touchscreen and a slide-out keyboard, as well as the optical trackpad. Still, it left consumers wanting more and that's where the newly announced BlackBerry Torch 2 is supposed to come into the picture.

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AT&T getting red and white BlackBerry Torch in a week

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I don't think the BlackBerry Torch 9800 is quite as bad as some people make it out to be, but it could use some help in the sales and marketing department. To that end, it looks like two more color options are coming down the chute on November 7.

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REVIEW: BlackBerry Torch 9800 smartphone

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Remember when the BlackBerry Storm was supposed to be RIM's answer to the iPhone? It didn't quite enjoy the kind of success that Jim Balsillie and crew would have wanted, but here we find ourselves again with another supposed iPhone killer in the form of the BlackBerry Torch 9800.

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 finally lights its way to Rogers today

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You’ve surely seen some pictures. You may have even read some reviews already. The wait is finally over, because the BlackBerry Torch 9800 is finally available through Rogers Wireless as of today. The question, then, is whether it really is the iPhone killer that it almost claims to be. That’s very much debatable, but it is good to see that ...

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 on Rogers Sept. 24

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Are you ready to take on another BlackBerry form factor in Canada? We've already experienced flip phones and touchscreens, but the recently revealed BlackBerry Torch now has a confirmed launch date too. Rogers has announced that it'll start selling the device on September 24.

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BlackBerry Torch review finds abysmal display

The BlackBerry Torch 9800 Photo: Gizmodo

Gizmodo got their hands on one of the first BlackBerry Torch 9800 smartphones from RIM. Their verdict? The screen has such a low-res, it’s like going back to SD after watching HD for a year. It’s a 480x360 display and a “grisly sight,” the text is jaggy and ugly when compared to an Android or iPhone display.

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