BlackBerry Bold 9650 vs BlackBerry Torch 9860

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Display

Size:

2.4 inches
3.7 inches

Resolution:

360 x 480 pixels, 250 PPI
800 x 480 pixels, 252 PPI

Technology:

TFT
TFT

Screen-to-body:

25.69 %
52.44 %

Colors:

65 536
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

Processor:

Single core, 1200 MHz, QC 8655

GPU:

Yes

RAM:

0.75GB

Internal storage:

0.512GB
4GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

BlackBerry (5.0.x)
BlackBerry (7)

Battery

Capacity:

1400 mAh
1230 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

3.2 MP (Autofocus)
5 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording:

Yes
1280x720 (HD)

Features:

Continuous autofocus

Design

Dimensions:

4.41 x 2.44 x 0.55 inches (112 x 62 x 14 mm)
4.72 x 2.44 x 0.45 inches (120 x 62 x 11.5 mm)

Weight:

4.80 oz (136.0 g)
4.76 oz (135.0 g)

Features:

Full keyboard, Optical Mouse (Touchpad), Notification light
Optical Mouse (Touchpad)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Camera shutter

Cellular

UMTS:

Bands 1(2100)
Bands 6(800), 5(850), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, UMTS, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g
802.11 b, g, n

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS
GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M3
M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

May 03, 2010
Aug 05, 2011

FCC ID value:

L6ARCS70CW link
L6ARDP70UW link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.35 W/kg
1.12 W/kg

Body:

0.50 W/kg
0.86 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 150

Availability

Officially announced:

Apr 26, 2010
Aug 03, 2011
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