BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 Specs


BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 is the first phone of the manufacturer in clamshell form-factor. Similar to the Pearl, it has trackball and SureType keyboard on the inside. As it is a clamshell, it has a second display on the front when closed, other specifications include microSDHC slot for memory, Wi-Fi and 2MP camera.

This device is also known as BlackBerry Kickstart 8220


  • Thick body (0.69 inches)

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Size: 2.6 inches
Resolution: 320 x 240 pixels, 154 PPI
Technology: TFT
Screen-to-body: 41.38 %
Colors: 65 536
Features: Ambient light sensor
Additional display: 160 pixels 128 x, TFT, Colors: 65 536


Internal storage: 0.075GB
Storage expansion: microSDHC
Device type: Smartphone
OS: BlackBerry


Capacity: 900 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, User replaceable


Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 2 MP
Flash: Yes
Video recording: Yes
Dimensions: 3.98 x 1.97 x 0.69 inches (101 x 50 x 18 mm)
Weight: 3.60 oz (102.0 g)
Features: Half QWERTY
Keys: Left: Other; Right: Volume control, Other


Headphones: 3.5mm jack

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 2.0
Wi-Fi: 802.11 b, g
USB: microUSB, USB 2.0
Other: UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Computer sync

Phone features

Notifications: Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Sep 11, 2008
FCC ID value: L6ARBY40GW


Officially announced: Sep 10, 2008
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