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|DESIGN AND DIMENSIONS BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|Product Type||BlackBerry smartphone|
|Form Factor||Full keyboard|
|Height||109 mm||Worse than 75 % of phones rated.|
|Width||60 mm||Worse than 63 % of phones rated.|
|Depth||13 mm||Worse than 64 % of phones rated.|
|Weight||102 g||Better than 79 % of phones rated.|
|SAR Value||1.01 W/kg (body), 1.61 W/kg (head)|
|Integrated Components||FM radio|
Headset jack - mini-phone 3.5mm
The BlackBerry Curve 9220 has dimensions 109 mm × 60 mm × 13 mm. Its weight is 102 g.Show more
|DISPLAY BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|Display Type||LCD display|
|Screen Size (Display Size)||2.44"||Worse than 84 % of phones rated.|
|Screen Resolution (Display Resolution)||320 x 240 pixels||Worse than 67 % of phones rated.|
The screen size reaches 2.44" inches. Phones with smaller displays have the advantage of being easier to use with one hand. However, compared to phones with large screens, they provide a lower user experience. Nevertheless, if you don't plan to watch movies or play games on your phone regularly and just expect basic functionality, this size should be good enough for you. The disadvantage of LCD displays is the relatively lower color contrast displayed, as the technology cannot display absolute black well. Also due to the higher power consumption, LCD displays are no longer as common in phones. Even so, some manufacturers still equip their phones with LCD technology. However, modern smartphones are already using OLED technology. The advantage of LCD phones is that they tend to be cheaper to build than OLED technology.
Display Resolution of BlackBerry Curve 9220 is 320 x 240 pixels. A higher display resolution is a prerequisite for a sharper image. The standard for mid-range phones today is a Full HD resolution of 1920 × 1080 px. Cheaper phones, which usually have a smaller diagonal, have an HD resolution of 1280 × 720 px. Smaller resolutions can only be found in older models. Best phones, on the other hand, have a 4K resolution of 3840 x 2160 px.
|MEMORY BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|RAM||512 MB||Worse than 77 % of phones rated.|
|Internal Memory Size (Storage Capacity)||-|
|Supported Flash Memory Cards (Expandable Memory)||microSDHC - up to 32 GB|
For this model it is possible to increase the storage size by inserting a memory card.
Size of the RAM memory tells us how powerful the phone is. BlackBerry Curve 9220 is equipped with 512 MB. Commonly today you will find phones with 6 to 8 GB of RAM. This means that the phone can easily handle normal operation and more demanding applications or games. Higher RAM of 12 GB can be found in best phones on market and are ideal especially for avid gamers. On the other hand, operating memory below 4 GB is more of an issue with lower-end phones and older models. However, even they will find their fans among less demanding users, who don´t want to spend much on buying new phone.
|CAMERA BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|Number of Main Cameras||1|
|Sensor Resolution||2 Megapixel||Worse than 79 % of phones rated.|
|Digital Zoom||5x||Better than 66 % of phones rated.|
|Number of Front Cameras||0|
The rear camera of the BlackBerry Curve 9220 has only one lens. Single lens is more typical for older phones or lower-end phones with lower quality cameras. The rear cameras of modern phones nowadays are usually equipped with two, three and sometimes even five rear camera lenses. The resolution of main lens is 2 Megapixel. Nonetheless, resolution alone does not necessarily mean a good photo. Therefore, you should look at other parameters such as lens aperture or pixel size.
Digital zoom in this case offers zooming up to 5x. Of course, the higher the lens value, the more distant object can be zoomed in. Nonetheless, the disadvantage of digital zoom is that the quality and sharpness of photo deteriorates when using it.
|BATTERY AND CHARGING BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|Battery Capacity (Battery Size)||-|
|Standby Time||432 hours||Better than 67 % of phones rated.|
|Talk Time||420 minutes||Worse than 59 % of phones rated.|
|Run Time Details||
Talk (GSM): up to 420 hrs
Standby (GSM): up to 432 hrs
Playback (Music): up to 28 hrs
The standby time for this phone is 432 hours and tells us how long the phone lasts on a single charge when you're not actively using it. The phone BlackBerry Curve 9220 will last one charge with constant phone calls 420 minutes.
|CELLULAR BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|Operating System||BlackBerry 7.1 OS|
The operating system in the case of this model is BlackBerry 7.1 OS.Show more
|COMMUNICATIONS BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|Data Transmission||GPRS, EDGE|
|2G Band||850 GSM, 900 GSM, 1800 GSM, 1900 GSM|
|Wireless Interface||IEEE 802.11b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 2.1 EDR|
|Bluetooth Profiles||DUN, HFP, HSP, SPP, A2DP, AVRCP, PBAP, MAP, SSP|
|WLAN Security||WPA, WPA2|
|Communication Features||Mobile Email client, Internet browser|
|Messaging Services||AOL Instant Messenger Service (AIM), Google Talk, Windows Live Messenger (MSN Messenger), Yahoo! Messenger, BlackBerry Messenger, SMS, MMS|
Bluetooth 2.1 EDR must not be missing from the basic package. It makes it easy to connect wireless headphones to your phone, connect your phone to your TV, tablet, speaker and more.Show more
|MEDIA BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|Supported Digital Audio Standards||WAV, WMA, AAC, ASF, Ogg Vorbis, AMR, MP3, FLAC, AAC-LC, AAC +, OGG, QCP, eAAC+, MIDI, M4A, WMA 10 Pro, WMA 9 Pro, WMA 9|
|Supported Digital Video Standards||VC-1, AVI, MPEG-4, WMV, ASF, 3GP, H.264, H.263, WMV9, M4V|
|FEATURES BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|Phone Functions||Speakerphone, voice control, call timer, conference call, vibrating alert|
|Personal Information Management||Calendar, calculator, reminder, alarm clock|
|OTHERS BlackBerry Curve 9220|
|Included Accessories||Power cable|
|Max Operating Temperature||35 °C|
|Min Operating Temperature||0 °C|
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