New BlackBerry Torch 9800 already being sold 50 percent discount as Amazon.com began to offer smartphone just for $99 (£63) with 2 years AT&T contract.
The BlackBerry Torch 9800 first went to sale on Auguest 12. Though RIM’s sales are booming in Europe and Asia, but in US it is not so good. When it launched it was prices at $199 (£127) but now it is being sold at $99 (£63).
The discounted is available from Amazon.com and many other online resellers.
Michael Gartenberg, analyst at Altimeter Research said, “It has happened many times with hot smartphones — Amazon puts them on sale well below what the carrier charges.”