Gift Tip 75: BlackBerry Storm2 - The Touchscreen BlackBerry

Posted: Dec 8 2009, 8:43am CST | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 6:08pm CDT , in Holiday Gift Guide


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Research In Motion's BlackBerry Storm2 improves on its predecessor, offering improved stability, and cutting-edge styling at an affordable price. The first BlackBerry Storm sold surprisingly well. The new and improved model should be rather popular also.

The BlackBerry Storm2 features a 3.5” multitouch display with over 65,000 colors, a 3.5MP digital camera capable of taking videos, and Bluetooth technology. For the business-oriented user, the BlackBerry Storm 2 offers wireless email, an organizer for all your contacts, and corporate data access for working remotely.

The BlackBerry Storm 2 combines all the technology and features from BlackBerry with cutting edge multitouch technology, a high quality camera, and a clear and colorful screen.
The measurements of 4.43 inches (112.5 mm)x2.45 inches (62.2 mm)x0.55 inches (13.95 mm) stayed basically the same as the original Storm.

The revamped SurePress touch screen allows for more precision, key rollover, and limited multitouch capabilities. With the new technology, the keyboard does feel easier to use and more precise than the previous Storm's.

Great Gift For
The BlackBerry Storm 2 is perfect for casual users who want the BlackBerry technology but are not dependent on a physical keyboard.

Price and Where to Buy
The BlackBerry Storm 2 is selling for $79.99 with a two-year contract from Verizon Wireless on

This gift tip is part of the I4U News Top 100 Holiday Gift Guide. Find many more tech gift recommendations across 10 categories and shopping tips here.

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