BlackBerry Bold 9790

Posted:
Nov 15, 2011
Market status:
Released

PhoneArena Rating:

7.0
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Display

Display size:

2.5 inches

Resolution:

480 x 360 pixels

Pixel density:

245 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

28.20 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Video recording:

640x480 (VGA)

Design

Dimensions:

4.33 x 2.36 x 0.45 inches (110 x 60 x 11.4 mm)

Weight:

3.77 oz (107 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Features:

Full keyboard, Optical Mouse (Touchpad)

Colors:

Black

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer

Hardware & Performance

Processor:

Single core, 1000 MHz, Marvel Tavor MG1

GPU:

Yes

RAM:

0.75 GB

Internal storage:

8 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

OS:

BlackBerry (7)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n, a

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

NFC, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

UMTS:

800, 850, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Battery

Capacity:

1230 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

5.20 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)

Stand-by time:

18.0 days (432 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)

Talk time (3G):

5.30 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

17.0 days (408 hours)
the average is 26 days (614 h)

Music playback:

33.00 hours

Video playback:

6.30 hours

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 09, 2011

FCC ID value:

L6AREC70UW link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.35 W/kg

Body:

0.81 W/kg

This device is also known as BlackBerry Onyx III, BlackBerry Bellagio

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

BlackBerry Bold 9790

Differences from the main variant:

UMTS:

900, 1700/2100, 2100 MHz

Pros

  • Hardware QWERTY keyboard

Cons

  • Thick body (0.45 inches)
  • No front-facing camera
  • Too little RAM

Description

The BlackBerry Bold 9790 is running BlackBerry OS 7 and sports a 2.45-inch touchscreen display, 1GHz processor, 768MB of RAM, 5-megapixel camera,Wi-Fi, GPS, 8GB internal memory and NFC chip.

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