BlackBerry Storm 2 official, Vodafone opens pre-orders

Well that didn’t take long. Just as expected, RIM has confirmed the BlackBerry Storm 2 on its website, also known as the BlackBerry 9250, and Vo

Well that didn’t take long. Just as expected, RIM has confirmed the BlackBerry Storm 2 on its website, also known as the BlackBerry 9250, and Vodafone UK has started taking pre-orders.

On the Vodafone pre-order page it confirms reports it is due 26 October, and promises "a smarter, faster, more accurate touchscreen".

With a 3.25-inch screen and boosted 3.2 megapixel camera, the pre-order page also promises “phenomenal battery life”, 2GB on-board storage, GPS and Wifi.

Available for free £35 per month contracts over two years, this cheapest tariff will get you 600 minutes and unlimited text messages

Will you be giving the new and improved Storm 2 a go? Let us know below if you think it can shake the bad reviews of its predecessor below.