Pros

  • Improved keyboard
  • Visually stunning display

Cons

  • Disappointing call quality
  • Expensive

At A Glance

The BlackBerry Bold almost lives up to its name with a stunning design, but its mediocre call quality and camera hold it back

Manufacturer’s Description

The BlackBerry Bold 9700 smartphone has a large, hi-resolution screen that displays over 65,000 colours, creating a vivid viewing experience for all your photos, videos, files and websites.It access what's important with trackpad navigation based on how laptops are designed. Glide your finger over the trackpad to scroll through menus and icons. A slight press and click lets you select an item to navigate where you want to go.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.rim.com

The Specs

Processor
Processor type Marvel
Processor speed 0.624 MHz
Display
Display size 2.75 inches
Display type Color
Resolution 480 x 320 pixels
Storage
Other storage Micro SD
Battery
Vendor Rated Talk Time 4.5 hours
Vendor Rated Standby Time 324.0 hours
Ports and Connections
Microphone input Yes
Headphone Jack
  • 3.5 mm
  • 2.5 mm
Wireless connection Yes
Dimensions
Width 4.5 inches
Depth 2.6 inches
Height 2.6 inches
Weight 0.3 pounds
Image Processor
Megapixels 2.0
Storage Media
SD card Micro SD
Carrier
HSDPA 1.0
GSM 850 1.0
UMTS 1.0
GSM 1800 1.0
GPRS 1.0
GSM 1900 1.0
GSM 800 1.0
Cell Carrier ATT
Supported Video Formats
MPEG4 Yes
wmv Yes
Supported Audio Formats
AAC
  • AAC Plus
  • AAC
MP3 Yes
Included Software
Operating System BlackBerry OS