BlackBerry Curve 3G

Announced:
Aug 9, 2010
Status:
Released

Display

Size:

2.4 inches

Resolution:

320 x 240 pixels

Pixel density:

167 PPI

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body:

27.31 %

Colors:

65 536

Features:

Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

Processor:

624 MHz

RAM:

0.25GB

ROM:

256 MB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

BlackBerry (6.0.x, 5.0.x)

Battery

Capacity:

1150 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

4.50 hours
the average is 18 h (1103 min)

Stand-by time:

19.0 days (456 hours)
the average is 21 days (515 h)

Talk time (3G):

5.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1399 min)

Stand-by time (3G):

14.5 days (348 hours)
the average is 27 days (645 h)

Music playback:

29.00 hours

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

2 megapixels

Software Features:

Digital zoom

Video recording:

Yes

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

4.29 x 2.36 x 0.55 inches (109 x 60 x 14 mm)

Weight:

3.70 oz (105 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (177 g)

Features:

Full keyboard, Optical Mouse (Touchpad), Notification light

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data Speed:

HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE

Global Roaming:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Music player:

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, FLAC, WMA, AMR, OGG

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Dial-up networking (DUN), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP), SIM Access (SAP)

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

microUSB

Features:

Charging

Location:

GPS

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Internet browsing

Browser:

BlackBerry Browser

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (32 voices), Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Calculator, Notes

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Predictive text input

E-mail:

Yes

Instant Messaging:

Yes

Adjustable interface text size:

Yes

Games:

Yes

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jul 20, 2010

FCC ID value:

L6ARDA70UW link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.07 W/kg

Body:

0.72 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP:

$ 100

Availability

Officially announced:

Aug 09, 2010
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This device is also known as BlackBerry 9300, BlackBerry Curve 9300

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

  • Hardware QWERTY keyboard

Cons

  • Thick body (0.55 inches)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • No front-facing camera

Description

RIM BlackBerry Curve 3G is an addition to the popular BlackBerry Curve series of smartphones. As the name suggests the BlackBerry Curve 3G supports 3G (HSDPA) networks around the world. Other features include 2MP camera, Wi-Fi, GPS, microSD slot for memory and compatibility with the new BlackBerry 6 OS.

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