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BlackBerry Bold 9900 vs BlackBerry 9720 vs BlackBerry Bold 9790

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

2.8 inches
2.8 inches
2.5 inches

Resolution:

480 x 640 pixels, 286 PPI
360 x 480 pixels, 214 PPI
360 x 480 pixels, 245 PPI

Technology:

TFT
TFT

Screen-to-body:

31.95 %
32.31 %
28.20 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

Processor:

Single core, 1200 MHz, QC 8655
Single core, 806 MHz, Tavor MG1
Single core, 1000 MHz, Marvel Tavor MG1

GPU:

Yes
Yes

RAM:

0.75GB
0.5GB
0.75GB

Internal storage:

8GB
0.512GB
8GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

BlackBerry (7.1, 7)
BlackBerry (7.1)
BlackBerry (7)

Battery

Capacity:

1230 mAh
1450 mAh
1230 mAh

Type:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP
5 MP
5 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD)
Yes
640x480 (VGA)

Design

Dimensions:

4.53 x 2.60 x 0.41 inches (115 x 66 x 10.5 mm)
4.48 x 2.6 x 0.47 inches (114 x 66 x 12 mm)
4.33 x 2.36 x 0.45 inches (110 x 60 x 11.4 mm)

Weight:

4.59 oz (130.0 g)
4.23 oz (120.0 g)
3.77 oz (107.0 g)

Features:

Full keyboard, Optical Mouse (Touchpad), Notification light
Full keyboard, D-Pad
Full keyboard, Optical Mouse (Touchpad)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Camera shutter
Right: Volume control, Other

Colors:

Black, Purple, Pink, Blue, White
Black

Cellular

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 6(800), 5(850), 2(1900), 1(2100)

Data Speed:

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

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer
Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer

Radio:

FM

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1
2.1, EDR
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n, a

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Aug 30, 2011
Oct 25, 2013
Nov 09, 2011

FCC ID value:

L6ARDE70UW
L6ARFU80UW
L6AREC70UW

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.19 W/kg
1.02 W/kg
1.35 W/kg

Body:

1.03 W/kg
1.00 W/kg
0.81 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.40 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.06 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 700

Availability

Officially announced:

May 02, 2011
FCC OKs Cingular\'s purchase of AT&T Wireless