After a gap of several months, BlackBerry makers, the Research in Motion, has chosen India to unveil a new smartphone to the world, the Curve 9220. Priced at Rs. 10,990, this new Curve is essentially a successor the the famous Curve 8520. Also it becomes the first BlackBerry to be announced with a dedicated BBM key.
The new BlackBerry Curve 9220 is a 2G smartphone powered by the latest BlackBerry OS 7.1 and features a 2.44-inch QVGA screen with 320×240 resolution, a 2 MP fixed focus Camera at the back, inbuilt memory of 512 MB which is expandable upto 32GB, 512 MB RAM, Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth, FM Radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack and enhanced 1450 mAh battery that is capable of giving 7 hours of talk time or up to 28 hours of music playback or FM radio listening on headphones.
|General Features||Form Factor||Bar/QWERTY|
|Dimension||109 X 60 X 12.7mm|
Software & Hardware
|Mobile OS||BlackBerry OS|
|Resolution||QVGA, 320 X 240 Pixels|
|Networks & Connectivity||2G Bands||GPRS/EDGE – 850/900/1800/1900|
|Wi-Fi||802.11 b/g/n enabled|
|Other Features||Fixed Focus, 5X Digital Zoom|
|Memory and Storage||Internal||512MB|
|External||Up To 32GB|
|Other Features||FM Radio||Yes|
|Sound||3.5mm Audio Jack, Loudspeaker|
|BBM Key||Dedicated BBM Key|
As a promotional offer, BlackBerry Curve 9220 customers can download apps from the BlackBerry App World worth Rs. 2500 for free till June 30, 2012 only.