BlackBerry Curve 9380 Review
BlackBerry Curve 9380
Price in India: 15390
• Facilitated with SNS applications
• Integrated with high speed EDGE and GPRS
• The availability of MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC and MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV players offer excellent music experience
• Curve 9380 keeps the user socially connected
• Advanced BBM-connected applications
• GPS receiver and BlackBerry maps preloaded
• Facebook and Twitter pre-installed
• Ultra-fast boot times
• BlackBerry’s proprietary email service and data security
• No video calling
• No physical QWERTY keyboard
• Unavailability of FM radio
• No Flash support for the web browser
• Screen has no haptic feedback
RIM (Research in Motion), a well-known leader in wireless innovation launched its one more gem falling under the precious line of Blackberry mobile phones. RIM launched the much awaited BlackBerry Curve 9380 on November, 2011 at an event. The arrival of BlackBerry Curve 9380 has helped RIM to carve a niche for itself in the entire global market. Alike the previous version of Torch family, BlackBerry Curve 9380 comes with few alterations and in new & dazzling design. After receiving great appreciation for their previous BlackBerry handsets, RIM has utilized the same 7.0 OS software to ensure swift and incessant performance of Curve 9380. Available at reasonable price, the mobile phone is integrated with advanced technologies like NFC and augmented reality that heighten will definitely heighten up the excitement level of the user. Also Curve 9380 is integrated with 5MP camera, proximity sensor, A-GPS support and HTML browser for fast internet browsing.
After playing cool for many years, RIM has come up with more advanced smartphone, which is designed to look alike to its big brother from the Torch family, 9860. To start off with, Curve 9380 is available with 3.2 inches capacitive touchscreen and facilitated with optical track pad at the lower bottom. Send & Menu keys are placed to the left of the track pad and ESC & End keys have been adjusted at the right side. Further, the multi-touch screen facilitates in quick skimming and scrolling through the applications & icons. The entire body is made of premium grade and quality tested plastic.
RIM has utilized matte plastic to cover the area where camera with LED flash & speaker grill is integrated and a black glossy plastic to make battery cover. BlackBerry Curve 9380 is installed with OS 7.0, which ensures smooth performance. Also Curve 9380 is provided with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, UMA (carrier-dependent), v2.1 with A2DP, EDR Bluetooth and microUSB v2.0 port. This mobile phone is powered with standard Li-Ion (JM-1) battery and integrated with 806 MHz processor. The standby time of Curve 9380 is up to 360 h (2G/3G), talk time up to Up to 5 h 30 min (2G) /Up to 5 h 40 min (3G) and music play time up to 30 h.
BlackBerry Curve 9380 offers various advanced features and latest applications to the users. This smartphone is provided with a premium version of Documents To Go, which is considered as a requisite tool for powerful document editing and PDF document viewer. Further, the on-screen QWERTY keypad is highly responsive and effective for typing & activating the applications and performs other multi-task functions. The above mentioned BlackBerry Curve 9380 Technical Specifications will guide you to understand all the features and details easily about the phone.
BlackBerry Curve 9380 Review shows that despite this phone is listed with few drawbacks; it is still in huge demand among the masses. Further, BlackBerry Curve 9380 Price in India is INR 15390- Approx, which suits the pocket of mid-income buyers.
Opearing FrequencyGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / HSDPA 900 / 1700 / 2100 MHz3GYes, HSDPA, HSUPA
Dimensions109x60x11.2 MMWeight98 GForm FactorBar
Color3.2 inches, TFT Capacitive TouchscreenSizeBlackberry Curve 9380 has a display size of 360 x 480 pxTouch ScreenYes, Capacitive Touch Screen
Mega PixelYes, 5.0 Mega Pixels Camera with Auto Focus and LED FlashResolution2592 x 1944 PixelsZoomYes, 4x Digital ZoomVideoYesVideo RecordingYes, VGA (640x480 Pixels)
Audio & Video
SpeakerYesAudio jackYesRadio/ FMNoVideo PlayerYes, Video Formats : MP4, M4A, 3GP, AVI, ASF, Video Playback Time : Up to 5.5 hours
OS/ VersionBlackBerry OS 7.0CPU/ ProcessorYes, 806 MHz ProcessorBrowserYes, HTMLJavaNoGPSYes, with A-GPS supportMessagingYesInternal MemoryYes, Internal Memory : 512 MB storage, 512 MB RAMExpendable MemoryYes, Up to 32GBSNSFacebook, Twitter
BluetoothYes, v2.1 with A2DP, EDRWifiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, UMA (carrier-dependent)USBYes, Micro USB 2.0GPRSYesEDGEYes
Standby TimeUp to 360 hours (2G) / Up to 360 hours (3G)Talk TimeUp to 5 hours 30 minutes (2G) / Up to 5 hours 40 minutes (3G)
SMSYes, Threaded ViewMMSYesYes, Push Email