BlackBerry Bold 9700

Launch: Jan, 2010

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phoneCURRY Review Summary

Based on 3 expert review(s), listed below (how is this review summary prepared?)

  • 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

Expert Reviews

3 expert review(s), from across the web. Click through to read the full reviews!

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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
  • Free (Included) Memory Card: 2 GB

Battery

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

Dimensions

  • Weight: 122 gm Light
  • Thickness: 14 mm Thick

Camera

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

Music

  • Music Player
  • Standard (3.5mm) earphone jack

Connectivity

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

Apps

  • App Store: BlackBerry App World
  • Social Networking Apps
  • Email
  • Instant Messaging
  • Document Viewer + Document Editor
  • Voice Recorder
  • Voice Control
  • Java Apps Support

More

  • Full (QWERTY) Keypad
  • Optical Trackpad