I know that you are familiar with BlackBerry’s mobile phones, but I am also sure that you are surprised with their latest release, the first ever slide phone from BlackBerry is finally here. Yes, I am talking about the slider BlackBerry Torch.
The Torch may be different from the other BlackBerry phones out there, but it is an exciting and fun change but nevertheless the same BlackBerry phone that we all love.
The following are some of the specifications and features of the BlackBerry Torch:
– Dimension (Open) 5.8″ x 2.4″ x 0.57″; (Closed) 4.4″ x 2.4″ x 0.57″Â
– Weight: 1.61.59 grams or 5.7 oz (with battery)Â
– Memory: 512 MB internal flash memory/4 GB built-in storage memory with Expandable Memory 4GB microSD (card included) can be upgraded to 32 GBÂ
– Operating System: BlackBerry 6Â
– Physical Keyboard: 35 keys backlit QWERTY; Touch Screen Keyboard: landscape/portrait full QWERTY, condensed portraitÂ
– Battery Life: (GSM) Talk Time of up to 5.5 hours; Stand by Time of up to 17 days / (MTS) Talk Time of up to 5.8 hours; Stand by Time of up to 13 daysÂ
– Display: Touch Screen (High Resolution); Half VGA + display of 360 x 480 at 188 ppi/ 3.2″ (when measured diagonally)Â
– Camera: 5 megapixel with flash, face detection, auto-focus, scene modes, image stabilization, video recording and 2x zoomÂ
– Navigation: Optical track pad; Capacitive touch screen (no Sure Press)Â
– Video Camera: 640 x 480 pixels when in normal modeÂ
– Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz)Â
– Quad-band UMTS (2100 / 1900 / 850 / 800MHz)Â
– Wi-Fi: 802.11b/g/n; Carrier dependent (support for UMA)Â
– Bluetooth v2.1; Stereo/Mono headset; Serial Port profile; Hands-Free; Bluetooth Stereo Audio (A2DP/AVCRP) and supports Bluetooth SIM access profileÂ
– With pinch-to-zoom capabilityÂ
– Full HTML tabbed browser
Now, these features can be found with the other mobile phones from BlackBerry. These makes this slide phone just like the other famous phones from BlackBerry, but what makes the BlackBerry Torch different from all of the previous phones, is that the makers of this phone wanted to reach more people than ever.
It may be known for it being a business phone, but now, you too can have your own first classy and stylish slider phone from BlackBerry. Truly, the BlackBerry Torch is not like your ordinary phone.
This author writes about the latest mobile phones such asÂ BlackBerry Torch andÂ BlackBerry 9780 Bold.