The BlackBerry® 8830 World Edition Smartphone — supported by Verizon Wireless — is the ideal traveling companion.
By Curtis Rist
What’s the busy traveler’s dream? A BlackBerry device that works around the world and around the block.
Verizon Wireless makes this dream a reality with the BlackBerry 8830 World Edition Smartphone. It is the first global CDMA/GSM BlackBerry with an “always-on, always connected” wireless service for quick and easy access to e-mail, contacts, calendar, organizer and the Web while on-the-go. In addition, the BlackBerry 8830 World Edition Smartphone and Global BlackBerry service allow customers to place and receive voice calls in more than 160 destinations and send and receive e-mail in more than 90 destinations worldwide, including the U.S., Canada and Mexico — all with the convenience of one local number for domestic and international use.
Customers have come to expect the world from Verizon Wireless, and once again it delivers. Additional features of the Global BlackBerry Service include:
Exceptional Service. Verizon Wireless stands behind every customer with an army of wireless experts and its Worry-Free Guarantee®, making it “America’s most reliable wireless network” for calls and downloads.
Global Capabilities. Travelers can make calls, access e-mail or browse the Internet in the U.S. or abroad, all with just one phone number.
Bluetooth Capable. Users can make and receive calls hands-free using the Bluetooth wireless headset. They can also transfer data to and from the BlackBerry device and call up a calendar or contact list without the need of a cable.
Multimedia Player. Those on the go can play music, view videos and open rich media files in popular formats right on the device, via the built-in multimedia player.
Trackball Navigator. This makes it possible to scroll and click through functions with ease, with a handy navigation control and intuitive support.
Verizon Wireless has developed a comprehensive support and services system to make traveling easy and allow travelers to focus on their business and leisure plans.This includes:
• A dedicated 24/7 global help desk
• A complimentary global support pack that includes a SIM card and a global support guide with paid Global E-mail monthly service
• An on-device help icon that accesses troubleshooting lists, instructions on using various device features and more
• Always-on connectivity for business and personal e-mail in the U.S. and abroad
With Global BlackBerry service,Verizon Wireless customers also receive a Global Support Card for free support calls while traveling outside of the U.S. from any landline phone to technical support if the BlackBerry 8830 is lost, broken or stolen.
For more information call 1-800-VZW-4BIZ (899-4249) or visit the Web site at verizonwireless.com/blackberry.