Orange nab the BlackBerry Torch 9800

Mobile phones, Tech Digest news

BlackBerry Torch 9800 5.jpgOrange are the latest network to announce that too will be carrying RIM’s latest smartphone, the BlackBerry Torch 9800.

The announcement was made by Orange’s Connor Maples over Twitter, who said: “Good news: The new BlackBerry Torch 9800 with BlackBerry 6 will be coming soon to Orange UK. We will keep you posted with details…”

Orange join Vodafone as the first confirmed Torch-bearers for the UK, expected to hit stores in or around September. AT&T are so far the only American network carrying the device.

There are also rumours knocking about that O2 will be selling the Torch too, after their SIM cards were spotted in demo units yesterday, making for a potential hat-trick of UK carriers for what RIM are calling their “best BlackBerry ever”.

Click here for the full low-down on the BlackBerry Torch 9800

Gerald Lynch
For latest tech stories go to

One thought on “Orange nab the BlackBerry Torch 9800

  • This is a great phone, how much will it be when it becomes available?

    I plan on recycling my current phone using a company called They offer really good prices. I’ll use this car towards buying the Blackberry Torch 9800!

Comments are closed.