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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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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 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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