BlackBerry Bold 9930 vs BlackBerry Torch 9860

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Display

Size:

2.8 inches
3.7 inches

Resolution:

480 x 640 pixels, 286 PPI
800 x 480 pixels, 252 PPI

Technology:

TFT
TFT

Screen-to-body:

31.95 %
52.44 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

Processor:

Single core, 1200 MHz, QC 8655
Single core, 1200 MHz, QC 8655

GPU:

Yes

RAM:

0.75GB
0.75GB

Internal storage:

8GB
4GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDHC up to 32 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

BlackBerry (7.1, 7)
BlackBerry (7)

Battery

Capacity:

1230 mAh
1230 mAh

Type:

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

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP
5 MP (Autofocus)

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD)
1280x720 (HD)

Features:

Continuous autofocus

Design

Dimensions:

4.53 x 2.60 x 0.41 inches (115 x 66 x 10.5 mm)
4.72 x 2.44 x 0.45 inches (120 x 62 x 11.5 mm)

Weight:

4.59 oz (130.0 g)
4.76 oz (135.0 g)

Features:

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

Keys:

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

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz
800, 850, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

HSDPA 14.4 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, 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, EDR
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

GPS
GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, 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:

Aug 05, 2011

FCC ID value:

L6ARDP70UW link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.29 W/kg
1.12 W/kg

Body:

0.78 W/kg
0.86 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 510

Availability

Officially announced:

May 02, 2011
Aug 03, 2011
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