The BlackBerry Bold 9790, also known as the RIM BlackBerry Bellagio is a continuation in the trend of state-of-the-art smartphones from the BlackBerry stables. With a Marvel Tavor MG1 1GHz and 768MB RAM, this phone is a powerhouse that allows you to enjoy audio and video as well as access productivity features such as email, Push Email and IM with equal ease. A capacitive touchscreen coupled with an optical trackpad provides you excellent options for usage and easy navigation. Click picture-perfect moments with the 5MP camera that integrates auto focus, LED flash and image stabilization.
Design and Build Quality
Continuing in the legacy of BlackBerry smartphones, the Bold 9790 sports a sleek and slim design and weighs only 107gm. A full QWERTY keypad allows you to breeze through texting and emails. An optical trackpad is an ideal alternative to navigate through the interface and access the cutting features on offer.
The BlackBerry Bold 9790 integrates a 2.45-inch TFT touchscreen display that is capacitive in nature and offers good readability. You get to see bright images and true-to-life videos at a resolution of 480 x 360 pixels with 16M colours. An optical trackpad enhances navigation.
The integrated 5MP camera allows you to click bright and clear images at a resolution of 2592 x 1944 pixels. You can also use the camera to record VGA videos at a resolution of 640 x 280 pixels. With 2x digital zoom and an LED flash, you will never fail to capture a priceless moment. The list just doesn’t end here; continuous auto focus, image stabilisation and face detection will appeal to the photography enthusiast in you. An array of scene modes and geo-tagging makes the camera on -board this phone a state-of-the-art feature. The phone supports .bmp, .jpg, .gif, .png, tif, .wbmp image formats.
With a 1GHz Marvel Tavor MG1 processor driving the on-board BlackBerry OS 7.0, this phone is a force to reckon with. 768MB of in-built RAM makes you breeze through your applications. An internal memory of 8GB in the form of eMMC can be expanded up to 32GB with a microSD card that will never let you run out of space to store your data.
The BlackBerry Bold 9790 works on the 2G GSM frequencies of 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900. Being 3G capable, this phone works on the HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 / 800 and HSDPA 900 / 1700 / 2100 frequencies. With GPRS and EDGE capabilities, you can traverse the web on the move at unbelievable speeds. You can also access the internet owing to the integrated Wi-Fi support. With Bluetooth v2.1 and support for A2DP and EDR profiles, you have the luxury of experiencing rapid file and data transfer as well as use other Bluetooth accessories. A microUSB v2.0 port facilitates fast data transfer while a 3.5mm audio jack supports a wide variety of headphones. Never be lost again owing to the A-GPS navigation feature that allows you to quickly orient yourself regarding your location and decide the best route to reach your destination.
This phone integrates the cutting-edge BlackBerry OS 7.0 operating system. It has inherent advantages such as Near Field Communication (NFC), smart tagging and BlackBerry Apps. Augmented reality support revolutionizes your social networking experience, while the new BlackBerry browser redefines the paradigm of games and web-based videos. The BlackBerry App World holds the key to a plethora of apps that will appeal to every shade of your personality. Browsing is facilitated via the new HTML-based BlackBerry browser, which when combined with the 3G capabilities of the phone make surfing the internet a breeze. Support for Push Email makes accessing and sending emails an easy chore. The phone does not lack a thing in the productivity department with support for SMS with a threaded view, IM, Push Email, MMS, an organiser and a document viewer and editor for working on the move.
The integrated video player supports MP4, M4A, 3GP, AVI and ASF file formats. You can use the buil-in audio player to play MP3, WMA, WAV, eAAC+ and FLAC audio files. This phone is compatible with a wide array of audio, video and image formats making it a one-stop shop for all your entertainment needs.
The phone lives and breathes on the basis of a JM-1 Li-ion battery that provides a talk time of up to 5.2 hours and a standby time of up to 18 days.