BlackBerry Bold 9700

AKA: BlackBerry 9700, Bold 2, Onyx, Driftwood

Available at: Bell, Mobilicity, Rogers, SaskTel, Telus, Videotron, Wind Mobile

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Specs summary

Screen
2.44"

The BlackBerry Bold 9700's screen is 2.44 inches with 480 x 360 pixels resolution.

Processor
624MHz

There is a 624 MHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the BlackBerry 5.0 operating system (OS).

Camera
3+ MP
You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 3+ megapixel camera. There's no secondary front camera.
Storage
256 MB

Internal memory is 256 MB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 16 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
1500mAh

The phone is powered by a 1500 mAh Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery. BlackBerry's performance ratings are: 19 days standby time, 360 minutes talk time.

Full Specs

Overview
Regions availableUSA, Canada
Networks
GSM:
850/900/1800/1900 MHz
UMTS:
900/1700/2100 MHz
Data:
GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA
SIM Card
World Phone
Operating SystemBlackBerry 5.0

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Processor624 MHz
Internal Flash Memory
256 MB
RAM
ROM
GPSA-GPS
Digital compass
FlightMode
Hearing Aid Compatible
TTY/TDD
Noise Cancellation
SARHead: 0.77 W/kg
Body: Unknown
LanguagesEnglish, French, Spanish
Manufacturer Warranty1 Year
Accessories IncludedAC Charger, Manual, Standard Battery
Power & Battery
TypeLithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 1500 mAh
Removable Battery
Wireless ChargingUnknown
Video Playback TimeUnknown
Wi-Fi Surfing TimeUnknown
3G Surfing TimeUnknown
4G Surfing TimeUnknown
Talk TimeUp to:
360 minutes (2G)
300 minutes (3G)
Standby TimeUp to 19 days
Physical Characteristics
Design TypeBar
Multi-Use Smart Phone / PDA
MaterialUnknown
ColorsBlack, White
Dimensions [H x W x D]10.9 x 6.0 x 1.4 cm
(4.3 x 2.4 x 0.6 in)
Weight122 grams
(4.3 ounces)
Rugged Design
Antenna TypeInternal
Changeable Faceplates
Display / Screen
TypeColor
TechnologyLCD (TFT)
Colors65k
Resolution480 x 360 pixels
Pixel DensityUnknown
Size2.44 inches
3D
Secondary Display
SensorsAmbient Light
Graphics
Themes
Backlit Illumination
Zoom / Magnification
Screen Orientation LockUnknown
Multi Touch
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating
Additional Display Features
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake KeyUnknown
Home KeyUnknown
Mute KeyUnknown
Input TypeQWERTY
Navigation TypeD-pad
Predictive Text Entry
Physical KeyboardUnknown
Voicemail Key
Any Key Answer
Voice Commands
Keypad / Screen Lock
External Volume Control
External Media Playback Controls
Call Management
Contact List CapacityDepends on system memory
Multiple Numbers Per Contact
Contact GroupsUnknown
Auto Answer
Voice Activated Dialing
Photo Caller ID
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browsing TypeWAP 2.0, HTML
BrowserBlackBerry Browser
Javascript
Flash
Email
Email ProtocolsPOP3, IMAP, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange, Lotus Domino, Blackberry Connect
Additional Email Features
Messaging ServicesSMS, EMS, MMS, IM (AIM, Yahoo, Windows Live)
Push-to-talk (PTT)
Connectivity
USB
Bluetooth
Bluetooth ProfilesA2DP, AVRCP, DUN, OPP/FTP, HFP, HSP
WiFi802.11 b/g
WiFi EncryptionWPA
Mobile Hotspot
WiMAX
Expansion Slots
Expansion Slots InfoMicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 16 GB)
PC Synchronization
TV-out
DLNA Support
NFC
UMA Support
Data Tethering Compatibility
Java Applications
Brew Applications
ECML / Digital Wallet
PictBridge
Camera
Front Camera
Built-In
Resolution
Zoom
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Capture / Recording
Video Recording Parameters
Rear Camera
Built-In
Resolution
3+ megapixels
Zoom
2x digital
Flash
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Image stabilization
Video Capture / Recording
Video Recording Formats
Unknown
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback
Audio FormatsMIDI, MP3, eAAC+, AAC+, AAC, AMR, WMA Pro, WMA
Radio
Video Playback
Video Playback Formats3GP / 3GPP, H.264 / AVC, WMV, DivX, XviD
Mobile TV
Streaming Video
External Speakers
Headset Jack
Custom Ringtones
Vibration Alert
Downloadable Ringtones
Ringtone Composer
Ringer ID
Haptic Feedback Vibration
Speakerphone
Apps
To-Do / Task List
Calendar
World Clock
Alarm
Stopwatch
Timer
Calculator
Currency Converter
Document ViewerPDF
Weather
Stocks
Maps
Notepad
Voice Memos / Recorder
GamesDownloadable
AppsDownloadable
Included Software / Apps
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Additional CommentsOS 6 upgrade (6.0.0.380) is available.
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