Bell has at last turned on their new Push-to-Talk network. Bell’s PTT network looks to one up Telus’ by offering it on HSPA+, which will allow you to get faster download speeds (up to 21 Mbps) and calls to your PTT contacts under 1 second.

In addition, Bell has released a PTT app for BlackBerry. Although, it is currently on available for the Curve 9360. Features include:

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  • One touch push-to-talk for easy and fast connection with up to 100 people
  • Simultaneous PTT Voice and Data
  • ‘Presence Status’ shows whether employees are available or unavailable
  • Corporate Admin Tool let’s you easily manage contacts and groups
  • Enhanced security on Bell Mobility’s 4G network
  • No long distance charges
  • Fastest data speeds available on PTT devices in Canada (up to 21 Mbps download speeds)

As for PTT monthly rate plans, there are 4 that range in price from $15/month to $60/month. The plans vary in offerings from an add-on with “Unlimited Canada-Wide PTT” to including airtime/long distance and 300 local sharable minutes.

via MobileSyrup