BlackBerry Bold 9700

price N/A launch Jan, 2010

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 3 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Comfortable QWERTY keypad
  • Nice, responsive trackpad navigation
  • Good web browser
  • More compact body and lighter weight compared to the Bold 9000
  • Good build quality

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Below average camera performance and features
  • No FM radio
  • No video-call camera
  • Expensive compared to QWERTY business phones from other manufacturers

3 expert review(s)


video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSBlackBerry OS 5
Display
Screen Size2.4 inches
Screen Resolution480x360 pixels (~ 250 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • LCD
Processor/RAM
Processor624 MHz
RAM256 MB
Memory
Internal Memory256 MB
Expandable Memory SlotYes
Free (Included) Memory Card2 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity1500 mAh
Battery Standby408 hrs
Battery Talktime6.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight122 gm
Thickness14 mm
Camera
Camera3.2 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
Other Camera Features
  • Image Stabilization
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
More
App StoreBlackBerry App World
Full Physical QWERTY KeypadYes
Optical TrackpadYes
Java Apps SupportYes
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