• World roaming and other solid business features
  • Excellent full QWERTY keyboard


  • No WebKit browser with BlackBerry OS 5.0
  • Lack of trackball may disconcert some users

At A Glance

With an excellent keyboard and a strong set of enterprise features, the Bold 9650 is ideal for business users—even though it is lacking a bit in the innovation department.

Manufacturer’s Description

The BlackBerry Bold 9650 for Sprint allows you to stay in touch with everyone, from nearly anywhere. This global smartphone has an optical trackpad that makes it simple to scroll through websites, emails, texts, or your address book. Download the latest apps from the BlackBerry App World store, watch streaming multimedia and videos, take photos and videos with the 3.2 megapixel camera/camcorder, or find your way to the next meeting or next soccer practice with the built-in GPS. With support for your favorite instant messenger applications and social networking sites as well as fast, wireless access to the business applications and processes you need, the BlackBerry Bold does it all.