Pros

  • Bright, crisp display
  • Well-designed keyboard

Cons

  • No Wi-Fi
  • Mediocre camera

At A Glance

The BlackBerry Tour entices with an ergonomic keyboard and gorgeous display, but the omission of Wi-Fi disappoints.

Manufacturer’s Description

The new BlackBerry Tour 9630 features a slim design that smartly goes with you wherever you are. Lightweight and sleek, the BlackBerry Tour 9630 ensures that sending messages, answering a phone call, browsing the web or simply holding it in your hand is a comfortable experience. Connect, browse, stream, download and more on global networks with 3G reliability. The new BlackBerry Tour 9630 smartphone helps you stay in touch from almost anywhere in the world. A full-featured global smartphone including voice dialing, conference calling and a built-in speakerphone, it can travel along with you to most of the world on 3G networks.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.rim.com

The Specs

Display
Display size 2.6 inches
Touchscreen No
Resolution 480 x 360 pixels
Storage
Other storage Micro SD
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Talk Time 5.0 hours
Vendor Rated Standby Time 336.0 hours
Ports and Connections
Headphone Jack 3.5 mm headphone jack
Dimensions
Width 4.4 inches
Depth 2.4 inches
Height 2.4 inches
Weight 0.2875 pounds
Image Processor
Megapixels 3.2
Storage Media
SD card Micro SD
Carrier
GPRS 1.0
UMTS 1.0
HSDPA 1.0
Cell Carrier Verizon
CDMA 850 1.0
Supported Video Formats
MPEG4 Yes
wmv Yes
Supported Audio Formats
MP3 Yes
AAC AAC
Included Software
Operating System BlackBerry OS