BlackBerry Bold 9700

price: N/A|launch: Jan, 2010

quick review summary

  • + Comfortable QWERTY keypad
  • + Nice, responsive trackpad navigation
  • + Good web browser
  • + More compact body and lighter weight compared to the Bold 9000
  • + Good build quality
  • Below average camera performance and features
  • No FM radio
  • No video-call camera
  • Expensive compared to QWERTY business phones from other manufacturers

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OS

  • Smartphone OS: BlackBerry OS 5

Display

  • Screen Size: 2.4 inches small
  • Screen Resolution: 480x360 pixels (~ 250 pixels per inch)
  • Display Type: LCD

Processor/RAM

  • Processor: 624 MHz
  • RAM: 256 MB

Memory

  • Internal Memory: 256 MB
  • Expandable Memory Slot: Yes
  • Free (Included) Memory Card: 2 GB

Battery

  • Battery Capacity: 1500 mAh
  • Battery Standby: 408 hrs
  • Battery Talktime: 6.00 hrs

Dimensions

  • Weight: 122 gm medium
  • Thickness: 14 mm thick

Camera

  • Camera: 3.2 MP
  • Camera Auto-Focus
  • Camera Flash
  • Other Camera Features: Image Stabilization

Connectivity

  • Bluetooth
  • USB
  • WiFi
  • 3G
  • 2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)
  • GPS

More

  • App Store: BlackBerry App World
  • Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
  • Optical Trackpad
  • Java Apps Support
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!

Brand Value-for-Money Rating

average phonecurry internal rating for other phones launched by this brand
6-month average
3.00/5
Good
12-month average
2.67/5
Average

Brand Perception

brand perception based on brand equity surveys
Very Good

Service Quality Rating

overall service/support rating, taking into account both density of service network, and service quality perception based on user surveys
Good

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