Specs summary

Screen
No

The BlackBerry 7100g's screen is Unknown with 240 x 260 pixels resolution.

Processor
Unknown

There is a ARM processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the BlackBerry 4.0 operating system (OS).

Camera
No

This model has no built-in camera. Sorry, no selfies.

Storage
32 MB

Internal memory is 32 MB. No external card slot is available for expansion.

Battery
Unknown

The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery. BlackBerry's performance ratings are 10 days standby time, 192 minutes (2G).



Reviews (6.3/10 Avg. rating)


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Amazon

old but sturdy

from Amazon
The phone is fine in general. The problem was that a working charger was not provided, cables and headphone/mic was not provided as said as well. The back of the phone was damaged and was not verified before purchasing. I was about to return it but I didn't want to pay for the shipping and the resto... More
The phone is fine in general. The problem was that a working charger was not provided, cables and headphone/mic was not provided as said as well. The back of the phone was damaged and was not verified before purchasing. I was about to return it but I didn't want to pay for the shipping and the restock fee, therefore only getting back less than half of what I bought it for. Less
Amazon

Blackberry 7100G GSM Phone ATT Rogers T-Mobile UNLOCKED

from Amazon
this phone was great, i tossed and crushed plenty of times and this thing lasted for ever.
this phone was great, i tossed and crushed plenty of times and this thing lasted for ever. Less

Installing Sim Card

I found installing Sim Card on this model is very hard for me. Having a neurological condition. I dont have fine motor skills. I almost bent the sim card. So just put the sim card back in my old Motorola,and the 7100 is sitting there with fully charged battery.Waiting for the Sim Card. Any particu... More
I found installing Sim Card on this model is very hard for me. Having a neurological condition. I dont have fine motor skills. I almost bent the sim card. So just put the sim card back in my old Motorola,and the 7100 is sitting there with fully charged battery.Waiting for the Sim Card. Any particular way to do this? Answer would be very helpful. EC Less
Yahoo

College Students

from Yahoo
Pro: Small Con: Price Being a student, up to the minute email alerts are not on my requirements when I bought it. The 7100g takes a little bit of time to get used to but taking that time will allow you to enjoy the features in the future. I have not yet had any problems with reception with calling... More
Pro: Small Con: Price Being a student, up to the minute email alerts are not on my requirements when I bought it. The 7100g takes a little bit of time to get used to but taking that time will allow you to enjoy the features in the future. I have not yet had any problems with reception with calling that I have not had with regular cell phones. The problem could be your reception in that area or your service provider. Talking in public places have other noises to deal with, so either buy an ear piece or move to a area with less noise. (If you are on a public bus or train please tell the person you will call back later, its annoying and you look stupid talking to when no one else is) Less
Phonedog

Another happy BlackBerry user! =)

from Phonedog
Pro: Not as wide as most BlackBerry devices, has Bluetooth, great speakerphone, qwerty-type keypad layout, excellent PIM functionality, fun games. Con: List-based menu prior to 4.1.0.292 firmware update, hard to see screen when outside in daylight. Using experience: 6 months Ever since I upgraded... More
Pro: Not as wide as most BlackBerry devices, has Bluetooth, great speakerphone, qwerty-type keypad layout, excellent PIM functionality, fun games. Con: List-based menu prior to 4.1.0.292 firmware update, hard to see screen when outside in daylight. Using experience: 6 months Ever since I upgraded the firmware to v4.1.0.292, I have had a hard time trying to put my Blackberry down! The new icon-based menu is more appealing and the ability to install different themes is great! Less
Amazon

Excellent Edition

from Amazon
I've used, and enjoyed, the normal form-factor BBs, and at upgrade time I was torn between the 8700 and the 7100g. While the email capabililty is a must, I'd grown tired of talking into what appeared to be a calculator. Besides the bulky ergonomics, I couldn't get past the idea that my voice just... More
I've used, and enjoyed, the normal form-factor BBs, and at upgrade time I was torn between the 8700 and the 7100g. While the email capabililty is a must, I'd grown tired of talking into what appeared to be a calculator. Besides the bulky ergonomics, I couldn't get past the idea that my voice just couldn't reach the microphone with the older form-factor (7290, etc...). Choice made, and I couldn't be happier. This phone is excellent for me. No coverage problems (not that that's normally a hardware problem, anyway), and no difficulties with the hardware switch from old to new. Pros: 1) Screen is phenomenal. While the 8700 is better, this one is excellent. 2) Form-factor is perfect for people who want to treat their BBs as phones. 3) Home screen layout is preferred. Where the older models are a massive grid of oft-unused icons, the 7100's default is to put the moneymakers up front. You want memos and tasks, head to a sub menu. You want messages, phone, calendar, and browser - one click's all it takes. 4) Browser is getting better, but its still got some maturing to do. 5) The backlight is gold. 7290? Not gold. Pyrite, even. This one? Greatness. First time I turned it on I was delighted, and that was at the factory default 60% brightness. I've since turned it down to 50%, but its gold I tell you... 6) Dedicated send and end buttons. So trivial, but so perfect. Cons: 1) Sure would love bluetooth file transfer, too. 2) Doesn't wash dishes. 3) Ringtones are the suck. Games are the suck. Perhaps its that I'm on a corporate account, but I get no love from the various ringtone and games download sites. 4) The LED, it keeps blinking. Why, LED, why?! I have all the secondary notices set to none, and you still blink, LED! Why?!?! Less
Amazon

Blackberry 7100

from Amazon
Reception is horrible... Very hard to hear a conversation unless you have the bluetooth... People never hear me as well so the mic must be bad as well.. Switched it 3 times and still the same... Drops calls and very bad reception. Not recommended...
Reception is horrible... Very hard to hear a conversation unless you have the bluetooth... People never hear me as well so the mic must be bad as well.. Switched it 3 times and still the same... Drops calls and very bad reception. Not recommended... Less
Amazon

Frustratingly subpar device

from Amazon
Consistently dropped called, extermely poor reception (in areas where other blackberries work perfectly fine), horrendous ear-and-mouth-piece for both listening and speaking into, flawed flawed flawed performance...I mean I can't even use call waiting without dropping both lines. The half-QWERTY key... More
Consistently dropped called, extermely poor reception (in areas where other blackberries work perfectly fine), horrendous ear-and-mouth-piece for both listening and speaking into, flawed flawed flawed performance...I mean I can't even use call waiting without dropping both lines. The half-QWERTY keypad is alright but you might want to go for the full keypad...otherwise it beats the purpose of having a blackberry. Address book maintence is poorer than a standard cell phone. I can't short-cut add a number into my addressbook without copying/pasting the number into my address book explictly. Overall...stay away from this piece of junk, wait a couple of months and shell some money for the Motorola Q (the RazorBerry). Less
Yahoo

Not For Me

from Yahoo
Pro: Looks 'Cool' Con: Awkward as a phone, hard to get/send email, complicated overall I wanted something where I could answer my email while not at home so I got the Blackberry. I was disappointed 12 hours after I got it because as a phone it is awkward to use. Later I realized I rarely received my... More
Pro: Looks 'Cool' Con: Awkward as a phone, hard to get/send email, complicated overall I wanted something where I could answer my email while not at home so I got the Blackberry. I was disappointed 12 hours after I got it because as a phone it is awkward to use. Later I realized I rarely received my email, and I called support a dozen times ~ which led me nowehere. The rest of the functions are somewhat difficult to navigate as well. Finally I gave up. It looks cool, but it is too complicated to use. Never again. Less
Yahoo

worst phone ever

from Yahoo
Pro: non Con: poor quality It is near impossible to hold a conversation if there is any background noise. I hate this phone and have never experienced a worse product.
Pro: non Con: poor quality It is near impossible to hold a conversation if there is any background noise. I hate this phone and have never experienced a worse product. Less



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Full Specs

Overview
Release date July 15, 2005
Regions available
Networks
GSM:
850/900/1800/1900 MHz
Data:
GPRS
SIM Card Yes
Dual SIM No
Operating System BlackBerry 4.0

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Processor ARM
Internal Flash Memory
32 MB
RAM 4 MB
ROM No
GPS Yes
Digital compass Unknown
FlightMode Unknown
Hearing Aid Compatible Unknown
TTY/TDD Unknown
Noise Cancellation Unknown
SAR Head: 1.36 W/kg
Languages English, French, Spanish
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Carrying case, Manual, Standard Battery
Power & Battery
Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging Unknown
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Unknown
Wi-Fi Surfing Time Unknown
3G Surfing Time Unknown
4G Surfing Time Unknown
Talk Time Up to:
192 minutes (2G)
Standby Time Up to: 10 days
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Multi-Use Smart Phone / PDA Yes
Material Unknown
Colors Silver with black accents
Dimensions [H x W x D] 11.7 x 5.9 x 2.1 cm
(4.6 x 2.3 x 0.8 in)
Weight 120 grams
(4.2 ounces)
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged Design Unknown
IP Rating No
Antenna Type Internal
Changeable Faceplates No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD
Colors 65k
Resolution 240 x 260 pixels
Pixel Density Unknown
Size Unknown
3D No
Secondary Display No
Sensors
Graphics No
Themes Unknown
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Unknown
Screen Orientation Lock Unknown
Multi Touch Unknown
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating Unknown
Additional Display Features No
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Unknown
Home Key Unknown
Mute Key Unknown
Input Type SureType / 20-key
Navigation Type Scroll wheel
Predictive Text Entry SureType
Physical Keyboard Unknown
Voicemail Key Yes
Any Key Answer Yes
Voice Commands No
Keypad / Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control No
External Media Playback Controls Unknown
Fingerprint Sensor No
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling Unknown
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Unknown
Contact List Capacity Depends on system memory
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Unknown
Contact Groups Unknown
Auto Answer Yes
Voice Activated Dialing No
Photo Caller ID No
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browsing Type Yes
Browser Unknown
Javascript Unknown
Flash Unknown
Email Yes
Email Protocols POP3, IMAP, Blackberry Connect
Additional Email Features No
Messaging Services SMS, IM (AIM, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ)
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Connectivity
USB Yes
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Profiles
WiFi No
WiFi Encryption Unknown
Mobile Hotspot No
WiMAX No
Expansion Slots No
Expansion Slots Info No
PC Synchronization Yes
TV-out Unknown
DLNA Support Unknown
NFC Unknown
UMA Support Unknown
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Java Applications Yes
Brew Applications No
ECML / Digital Wallet Unknown
PictBridge Unknown
Camera
Main Camera  
Aperture Unknown
Resolution
Dual Lens No
Zoom No
Flash No
Additional Rear Camera Info No
Video Recording Formats No
Video Recording Parameters
Front Camera  
Resolution
Zoom No
Additional Front Camera Info No
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback No
Audio Formats No
Radio No
Video Playback No
Video Playback Formats No
Mobile TV Unknown
Streaming Video No
External Speakers Unknown
Headset Jack 2.5mm
Custom Ringtones No
Vibration Alert Yes
Downloadable Ringtones Yes
Ringtone Composer No
Ringer ID Yes
Haptic Feedback Vibration Unknown
Speakerphone Yes
Apps
To-Do / Task List Yes
Calendar Yes
World Clock Unknown
Alarm Yes
Stopwatch Yes
Timer Unknown
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter Yes
Document Viewer Unknown
Weather Unknown
Stocks Unknown
Maps Unknown
Notepad Yes
Voice Memos / Recorder No
Games No
Apps -
Included Software / Apps No
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Additional Comments Other Names (AKA): 7100 Series (7100i, 7100r, 7100t, 7100v, 7100x, 7105t, 7130e)

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