Research In Motion has officially introduced its two new smartphones: BlackBerry Bold 9790 and Blackberry Curve 9380. RIM BlackBerry wants to revive the brand, recovering the ground lost over fierce competition from Apple and Android devices.
BlackBerry Bold 9790
Prepare to be amazed with the BlackBerry Bold 9790. This high-performance hybrid smartphone combines the precision of a QWERTY keyboard with the agility and responsiveness of a touchscreen. Under the sleek lines and luxurious finish lies a powerful processor that provides a truly unique experience. Resourceful and intuitive meaning that Enjoy the best of both worlds: Control your smartphone as you prefer. Use the touch screen, with great agility and speed of response, to navigate quickly and easily. Enter e-mail messages clear and precise with the iconic BlackBerry QWERTY keyboard, now larger and easier to use. You get Picture Perfect Indulge your eyes with high-resolution screen that there is more surprising. See all your videos, websites, photos or presentations whole new way.
Superior Performance : Enjoy a unique experience with the powerful 1 GHz processor, graphics crisper and a browser faster and smoother. Share ideas, organize events and send news faster than ever. Find the points available Wi-Fi access and explore the world around you with integrated compass, GPS and augmented reality. This smartphone will always know where it goes.
Intelligent Innovation: Discover a whole new world of applications and smart at the hands of BlackBerry 7, our most powerful software to date. Near Field Communication 1 (NFC) allows you to connect to other devices or accessories NFC with a single tap on your smartphone. Also, if you need to find something on the web or on your BlackBerry smartphone, you can just tell. The voice-activated universal search allows you to quickly find what you need without writing a word.
The Bold 9790 which together with the tip of the Bold 9900 RIM Bold series, but was equipped by the Canadian group with a slightly less powerful Marvel Tavor-MG1 processor running at 1 GHz. The RIM smartphone also features 768 MB of RAM and 8 GB of internal memory which is expandable to 32 GB. According to RIM should be able to use with the Bold 9790 about 5 hours of talk time before you have to make the search for the charging cord. As a stand-by time will be approximately estimated by manufacturer 17 days. Further details are integrated GPS and WiFi.
The touch screen is 2.45 inches in diameter, and the smartphone metrics were generally leaner. According to RIM this is something that is very much in demand in Europe and Asia. At 110 x 60 x 11.4 millimeters, it is definitely not the biggest BlackBerry smartphone and fits comfortably in the hand. Also the weight of only 107 grams will benefit the user.
What surprised the keyboard with backlight, which seems tiny in the smaller box, but still offers a full QWERTY keyboard, and definitely less space than the keyboard on the Bold 9900th But that is easier to use because the buttons are a little increased. The keyboard, however, should everyone should try before you buy. Even when we touch felt him to be able to use simpler, because the device fits comfortably in your hand.
The operating system is the new BlackBerry OS 7, which is also the Bold 9900 is used. The OS allows the use of NFC technology to build connections with other NFC-enabled devices can and augmented reality applications, such as the app Wikitude Augmented Reality Browser, which site-specific playing an augmented reality and seeks for example to the nearest post office. With the Bold 9790 you also get a voice-driven search function, so that searches do not have to be typed, but can be spoken. BlackBerry OS 7 also has a number of preloaded apps like Facebook, Twitter and of course the BlackBerry Messenger.
The design is elegant, and the general appearance of the Bold 9790 is equipped with the sleek lines and rounded ends very pleasant. It has unfortunately not the high-end metal band of the Bold 9900 as a border, but that does not to a less good-looking smartphone. For fans of this refinement, however, it could be a drawback. But the slender dimensions go with the stripped-down housing here a wonderful symbiosis. The Bold 9790 is similar to the Bold 9900 with a 5-megapixel camera equipped. Instead of recording video in HD from the 9790 but offers only VGA and two times digital zoom.