Blackberry Bold comes out swinging

The Blackberry Bold – Research in Motion’s answer to the Apple iPhone 3G – hit the Canadian market today minus the cult-like crowds. Rogers Wireless is offering the Bold online today and in its stores by the beginning of next week. Initial pricing is set at $399 for the device with a three-year voice and data contract. Here’s the tale-of-the-tape:

Shorter, wider, thicker, and heavier. BOLD.