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 February 08, 2005
Verizon Wireless Launches New BlackBerry 7250 For Mobile Professionals

 Verizon Wireless and Research In Motion (RIM) have announced the new BlackBerry 7250 Wireless Handheld will be available in all Verizon Wireless stores Feb. 11. Perfect for mobile professionals seeking flexibility and the latest in wireless technology, this powerful handheld features built in phone,
Bluetooth support for use with a head set or car kit, a brighter full color screen, increased memory and full HTML Web browsing. The BlackBerry 7250 is available immediately from Verizon Wireless.

The Blackberry 7250 is a must have for mobile professionals who want to manage their information and remain connected to people via a single, integrated device. Its ergonomic design and lightweight feel fits comfortably in the palm of the hand. The BlackBerry 7250 provides access to Verizon Wireless' CDMA 1X NationalAccess nationwide network.

With the BlackBerry 7250, Verizon Wireless customers can stay on top of their e-mail and appointments wherever they go within the Verizon Wireless NationalAccess coverage area. Using the device's full wireless Personal Information Management (PIM) synchronization, customers can enjoy automatic wireless synchronization of their calendars, contacts, emails and tasks.

The BlackBerry 7250 from Verizon Wireless is an indispensable tool offering mobile professionals increased memory capabilities and push-based wireless architecture that delivers messages automatically to a customer's device without prompting or downloading. Offering all the benefits of a PC without the wires, this all-in-one device is equipped with full HTML Web browsing and appeals to every customer's needs by offering enhanced e-mail attachment viewing supported by popular file formats (including: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, WordPerfect, ASCII, JPG, BMP, GIF, PNG and TIFF).

The new BlackBerry 7250 from Verizon Wireless also comes equipped with a large, easy-to-use QWERTY keyboard with highlighted number keys and a bright backlight screen that supports over 65,000 colors.

Additional features of the BlackBerry 7250 from Verizon Wireless include(i):

- Enhanced memory with 32MB of flash memory and 4MB of SRAM for storing messages, calendar appointments and pictures.
- Support for 800/1900 MHz CDMA2000 1X network.
- Over 3 hours of talk time or 8 days of standby time.
- Wireless integration with multiple existing email accounts including Microsoft Exchange, IBM Lotus Domino and/or popular ISP email accounts.

BlackBerry integrates hardware, software and service, providing an end-to-end wireless solution. For corporate customers, BlackBerry Enterprise Server software tightly integrates with Microsoft Exchange or IBM Lotus Domino and works with existing enterprise systems to enable secure, push-based, wireless access to email and other corporate data.

(i) Certain features may require BlackBerry Enterprise Server v4.0.