Etisalat today announced announced that it is offering the Blackberry 3G 9720 at AED 799, with a special trade in price for Etisalat subscribers at AED 599. Etisalat subscribers can exchange the Blackberry 8520 or 9220 to get the 9720 at the discounted price. The company is also offering a 50 per cent discount on Blackberry Social package for 3 months. The bundle priced at AED 49 is now available to subscribers for AED 25.
Khaled El Khouly, Chief Marketing Officer, Etisalat said: “The launch of the new affordable device provides value for money in terms of access to the latest technology and services. Etisalat will continue its efforts in working with technology majors to launch the latest devices meeting the requirements of consumers across various segments in the country.”
The BlackBerry 9720 comes with the BlackBerry 7 OS version 7.1 accompanied with a dedicated BBM key and QWERTY keyboard on the device. The smartphone with a 2.8 inch touchscreen enables multicasting messages to BBM, Twitter and Facebook simultaneously.