BlackBerry 9720

price N/A launch Sep, 2013

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 4 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Smart looks
  • Easy to grip
  • Great typing experience with well spaced out keys, offering a good tactile response
  • Good display quality
  • Decent speed/performance
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Good call quality
  • Good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Small display size
  • Flimsy back cover
  • BlackBerry 7.1 OS looks and feels primitive compared to modern smartphone operating systems like Android, iOS and Windows Phone (or for that matter, even BlackBerry 10 OS)
  • BlackBerry's app ecosystem falls far behind Android and iOS
  • Not really suited for heavy media consumption, or web browsing
  • Average camera

4 expert review(s)


video review

source: @technixmedia
OS
Smartphone OSBlackBerry OS 7.1
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size2.8 inches
Screen Resolution480x360 pixels (~ 214 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Ambient light
Processor/RAM
Processor806 MHz, Tavor MG1
RAM512 MB
Memory
Internal Memory512 MB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1450 mAh
Battery Standby432 hrs
Battery Talktime7.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight120 gm
Thickness12 mm
Camera
Camera5.0 MP
Camera FlashYes
Other Camera Features
  • Continuous Image Stabilization
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
More
App StoreBlackBerry App World
Full Physical QWERTY KeypadYes
Optical TrackpadYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • On-screen or LED indicator
  • Dedicated BBM Key
  • BlackBerry Desktop Software
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
2.50/5
(Below Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys