Pros

  • Excellent, ergonomic keyboard
  • Attractive, slimmed-down design

Cons

  • Camera is just average
  • Browser can't compete with other top phones

At A Glance

The best BlackBerry available, the Bold 9700 packs a multitude of features into a sophisticated, slimmed-down design.

Manufacturer’s Description

The BlackBerry Bold 9700 is a premium smartphone. With 3G connectivity and WiFi support, the Bold 9700 is a productivity powerhouse that features Microsoft Exchange and personal email as well as a full HTML web browser at lighting fast speeds. Your favorite apps and programs are available at your fingertips, either preloaded or available to download from the BlackBerry App World. To play as hard as you work, meet up with friends using the GPS with BlackBerry Maps integration or watch mobile TV on the 2.4-inch color screen with speakerphone or stereo Bluetooth headphones. Record video clips with the 3.2 megapixel camera/ camcorder to share online easily with Camera Connect. With productivity and entertainment pre-loaded, the BlackBerry Bold 9700 is a smartphone that is the perfect blend of style and technology.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.rim.com