BlackBerry Curve 9380 vs BlackBerry Torch 9860

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Display

Size:

3.2 inches
3.7 inches

Resolution:

480 x 360 pixels, 188 PPI
800 x 480 pixels, 252 PPI

Technology:

TFT
TFT

Screen-to-body:

48.55 %
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, 806 MHz
Single core, 1200 MHz, QC 8655

GPU:

Yes

RAM:

0.5GB
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 (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:

640x480 (VGA)
1280x720 (HD)

Features:

Continuous autofocus

Design

Dimensions:

4.29 x 2.36 x 0.44 inches (109 x 60 x 11.2 mm)
4.72 x 2.44 x 0.45 inches (120 x 62 x 11.5 mm)

Weight:

3.46 oz (98.0 g)
4.76 oz (135.0 g)

Features:

Optical Mouse (Touchpad)
Optical Mouse (Touchpad)

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black

Cellular

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

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

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Radio:

FM

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR
2.1, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n
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, A-GPS
GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice recording
Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 11, 2011
Aug 05, 2011

FCC ID value:

L6AREA70UW link
L6ARDP70UW link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.38 W/kg
1.12 W/kg

Body:

0.77 W/kg
0.86 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced:

Nov 15, 2011
Aug 03, 2011
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