According to Bell, Ace operates on its mobile data network across North America and on GSM/GPRS networks internationally for voice roaming in more than 180 countries and data roaming in more than 100.

Ace offers familiar Microsoft applications such as Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, as well as Internet Explorer and Windows Media Player Mobile, and also displays Adobe Acrobat PDF documents.

Adel Bazerghi, vice president of products for BellMobility, said: "The Samsung ACE is a high-speed and high-performance smartphone that business professionals will rely on to be connected and productive, both at home and abroad."