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BlackBerry Torch 9800


BlackBerry
Touch
Torch 9800
BlackBerry 6 OS
Yes
Yes
Up to 5.5 hours (GSM®), up to 5.8 hours (UMTS®)
Yes
Yes
  • Brilliant display and large screen
  • Range of keyboards to choose from
  • 4 GB internal storage and a microSD card slot
  • No FM
  • More expensive
  • Browser doesn't support flash
BlackBerry
1300 787 435
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About BlackBerry Torch 9800
Main 
Mobile styleTouch
Keyboard typePortrait SureType®, QWERTY and multi-tap, landscape QWERTY, Slide-out QWERTY
Thickness14.6 mm
Weight62 mm
General 
Device controlMulti-touch input
Colours
Keyboard typePortrait SureType®, QWERTY and multi-tap, landscape QWERTY, Slide-out QWERTY
Operating system 
Operating systemBlackBerry 6 OS
Display 
Screen resolution480x360 Pixels
Number of colours65K
Communication 
Web browserYes
GPSYes
GPS typeBuilt-in GPS receiver, A-GPS
BluetoothYes
Video chatNo
Wi-FiYes
E-mailYes
MMSYes
SMSYes
USB connectionv2.0 with microUSB
Mobile TVNo
Battery 
Talk timeUp to 5.5 hours (GSM®), up to 5.8 hours (UMTS®)
Standby timeUp to 18 days (GSM), up to 14 days (UMTS)
Battery type1300 mAHr removable/rechargeable lithium-ion battery
 
Camera 
Camera resolution5
Camera flashYes
Video captureYes
Digital zoom0
Video playerYes
Video file formatMPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV3
Picture file formatsJPEG
Applications 
WallpaperYes
Predictive text checkerYes
Sync with PC/MacYes
Voice diallingYes
OrganiserYes
Navigation softwareYes
Alarm clockYes
CalculatorYes
CalendarYes
PhonebookYes
GamesYes
TimerNo
Stop watchNo
Google mapsNo
Language optionsYes
Audio 
SpeakersStandard
FM tunerNo
Music playerYes
File formatsMP3, AMR-NB, AAC-LC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, WMV, Flac, Ogg Vorbis
Built-in microphoneYes
RecorderYes
SpeakerphoneYes
Ringtone typesMP3, Polyphonic
Vibrating alertYes
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BlackBerry
1300 787 435
  • Brilliant display and large screen
  • Range of keyboards to choose from
  • 4 GB internal storage and a microSD card slot