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BlackBerry Curve 9220

alaTest has collected and analyzed 61 reviews of BlackBerry Curve 9220. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Views about the size and usability are overall positive. The sound and price are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the screen and features.

battery, price, sound, usability, size

features, screen

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the BlackBerry Curve 9220 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 61 reviews)

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BlackBerry Curve 9220: New Bottle, Old Wine

 

One of the key reasons why BlackBerry rules the smartphone roost in India has been the entry-level Curve 8520, released way back in August 2009. A basic smartphone without 3G and specs like a 2 MP camera, the 8520 was a mega-success primarily because...

Overall, while I welcome the amazing battery and OS 7.1 with the boost in RAM and ROM, I wish RIM had more to offer on the 9220.

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BlackBerry Curve 9220 Review

 

If you just have to get a BlackBerry device because of their BBM and Email goodness, want something with the latest OS, and can only budget for about Rs 10,000, this has to be the device you buy. If all you want is BBM and you aren�t app crazy, stick...

BB OS 7.1, Good battery life

Noisy keypad, No GPS

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Unboxing the Blackberry Curve 9220

 

We got our hands on the just-released Blackberry Curve 9220 this week. The Blackberry Curve 9220 features a 2.4 inch QVGA screen, 2 Megapixel camera, Wifi, FM,...

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Blackberry Curve 9220 Review: Hardware, Interface, Apps, Price and Verdict - Nothing Wired

 

2.44-inch TFT screen with QVGA 320 x 240 pixels resolution, 164ppi color density Dimension: 60 x 109 x 12.7mm Weight: 102gm Compact four-row QWERTY keyboard with optical trackpad 512mb RAM, 512mb ROM Blackberry OS 7.1 Not much official info on the...

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Review: BlackBerry Curve 9220

 

Sturdy build; Impressive sound quality; Bright display; Great keypad; Well priced

Low pixel density; No GPS; Emails restricted to BB Internet Service

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Blackberry Curve 9220

 

Blackberry's newest budget phone is superior to the cheapest blackberry, Curve 8520. But, is it offering anything substantial for youngsters.

FM radio ; battery ; looks ; price ; keypad

No 3G

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BlackBerry Curve 9220

 

The BlackBerry Curve 9220, set to be unveiled alongside the similarly-named 9320, is expected to launch at Mobile World Congress as the bargain-priced sequel to the Curve 8520.

No doubt targeted at teens and those on a budget, the leaked handsdet is expected to tout RIM's typically handy portrait QWERTY keypad, married against a 2.4-inch 320 x 240 non-touch display and RIM's BlackBerry OS 7 software. This will equip the phone...

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not able to read booklet

 

the product worked well. But I was not able to read the instructions because the booklet was in Spanish only. I had to find information online. I was upset about that.

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not able to read booklet

 

the product worked well. But I was not able to read the instructions because the booklet was in Spanish only. I had to find information online. I was upset about that.

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Avoid @ all cost

 

Sound clarity, ease of use

Repeated data connection failure leading to phone reset

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Product Specifications

Camera

Autofocus: No
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: No
Video Resolution in Pixel:Unknown

Configuration

GPS Receiver: No
Integrated Radio:FM Radio
Integrated TV Tuner: No
User Interface for Text:QWERTZ/QWERTY Keyboard
Video Client: Yes

Connectivity

A2DP: Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Memory Card Slot: Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: No
USB: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

Data Transfer

EDGE: Yes
GPRS: Yes
HSDPA: No
Technology:GSM/PCN

Display

Display Technology:TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:65.536
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Design:Bar
Operating System:BlackBerry OS
Operating System Version:BB 7 AND BELOW
Operator:Sim Free
Product Type:Smartphone
Way of Buying:Sim Free

Messaging

E-Mail Functionality: Yes
Instant Messaging: Yes
Push email: Yes
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