That is the question CNN asked about the trouble smartphone maker R.I.M (Research in Motion). Nigeria according to RIM has 4 million activate mobile lines with 2 millions of those being BlackBerry, and BBM is the most use messaging service. So the question remains with the Launch of BlackBerry 10 can Nigeria/African Save BlackBerry?
The Company is now opening up stores in Nigeria its most Popular market in African
RIM, in association with mobile phone distributor Slot Nigeria, Officially opened the Blackberry by SLOT store in Nigeria at Computer Village in Ikeja, Lagos on Monday, designed especially to provide Nigerian customers with a first-class, authentic BlackBerry purchasing experience, including free software upgrades from the facility in the facility in the Computer Village store. BlackBerry smartphones that can be upgraded to OS 7.1 include the BlackBerry Bold 9900, BlackBerry Torch 9810, BlackBerry Torch 9860, BlackBerry Curve 9360 and the BlackBerry Curve 9380.
In the BlackBerry by SLOT store, customers can find:
- A full-range of live BlackBerry smartphones to try
- Free device set-up and free software upgrade facilities
- Fully-trained staff who provide expert advice and assistance
- A BlackBerry Expert Center that offers leading after-sales services (all products sold in the store come with a 12-month warranty)
Via Otebits, CNN