Blackberry Storm Set to Launch On Friday, Joined By Hamilton

The Blackberry Storm - one of the many pretenders to the iPhone crown - will be available on pre-order basis at Phones4U this Friday.

The Storm sports a sleek new stylish look and is fully loaded with a plenty of useful features to offer an unparalleled experience to professional users.

Vodafone will be the network carrier of this remarkable touchscreen device, which means that the handset won’t be available at Carphone Warehouse stores; however, Vodafone has already announced 26 distinct price plans for the device.

The device is all set to catch the fancy of many professionals owing to its remarkable features which include - an intriguing multi touchscreen interface, HSDPA support, and 16GB SD storage capacity.

Blackberry Storm will be available at GBP 35 monthly charge, with a two year contract with the users.

There are also rumours about the high-profile launch of the device at Vodafone’s store at Oxford Street in London, with the current F1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton, whose team Vodafone sponsors, expected to make an appearance.

Available with Vodafone, this is the first full touchscreen handset from Research in Motion includes an innovative clickable screen that resembles ‘real’ keypad.