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BlackBerry Torch 9860 Unboxing (Video)

by Jon Rettinger | September 21, 2011September 21, 2011 2:35 pm PST

We’ve got RIM‘s all-new BlackBerrr 7 smartphone, the Torch 9860, in the house, so you know what that means — time for a little unboxing action! The unit I’m taking a quick look at is an unlocked handset courtesy of Negri Electronics. While Mike has already played with the Sprint Torch 9850, I’m anxious to see if this 3.7-inch display can give BlackBerry more cred in the rough and tumble all-touchscreen world.

For a peek at what this looks like in person, how snappy the 1.2 GHz processor and BlackBerry OS 7’s Liquid Graphics technology can be, and what typing on this is like, hit the video above. And if you’ve got any specific questions or things you want me to look at in my future coverage of this device, leave a comment below.

Jon Rettinger

Jon, perhaps best known by his YouTube alter ego Jon4Lakers, has a love for technology that can never be quenched, no matter how hard he tries. If...