Research In Motion (RIM), Bell, Virgin Mobile and Telus has confirmed the availability the latest edition of the Bold series, called BlackBerry Bold 9790. The Bold 9790 smartphone designed from premium materials with Candybar design, sleek lines and curved finish that fits perfectly in the hand and delivers high performance like the other Bold smartphone series.
Under the hood, the newest Blackberry Bold series packs with 1 GHz Marvel Tavor MG1 processor, 8 GB for internal storage, 768 MB of RAM plus support microSD card slot to expand storage capacity up to 32Gb. There is 5 MP autofocus rear facing camera that support 720p HD video recording, 2X digital zoom, Flash, Geo tagging, Scenes, Face detection and image stabilization. Unfortunately, BlackBerry Bold 9790 smartphone is lack front facing camera, so it’s not support for video chats.
Like the other RIM smartphone, the Blackberry 9790 comes with QWERTY keyboard for easier and quicker typing when you write email or updates status on your social network site or chat with your friend using BlackBerry® Messenger (BBM™). The device packs with 2.44-inch TFT touchscreen display with resolution of 480 x 360 pixels that offer stunning high-resolution display and powered with lithium-ion battery that delivering up to 6.3 hours video playback, 5.2 hours talk time or up to 33 hours music playback.
As the new Blackberry device, it’s pre loaded with the latest BlackBerry Messenger (BBM™) version, BlackBerry App World, Near Field Communication (NFC) support, Augmented Reality, GPS Navigation that integrated with Blackberry maps, support 3G network that provide up to 5.76 Mbps upload speeds plus up to 7.2 Mbps download speed and runs on Blackberry 7 OS for operating system. Physically, the handset is compact and lightweight device with measures 110 x 60 x 11.4 mm and has weight at 107 grams. Other specification includes 3.5 mm stereo headset, Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP + EDR and 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless to connect internet in Hot Spot area.
If you blackbbery fans and interested to purchase the device, Virgin Mobile will be sold the handset with price tag at $430 (320 EUR) without contract or at $99.99 (75 EUR) with three year contract for Virgin BlackBerry Bold 9790. Bell BlackBerry Bold 9790 is ready to purchase for $379.95 (280 EUR) with a new two-year agreement or for cost at $430 (320 EUR) without need agreement. Telus BlackBerry Bold 9790 smartphone comes with price tag at $ 129.00 for three year agreement, at $379.00 with need two year contract or for cost at $479.99 (355 EUR) without need agreement.