Your Price: $199.99
BlackBerry Bold 9900
Designed for T-Mobile, the Blackberry Bold 9900 4G is one of the latest Blackberries to hit the market. In boasts of a sleek, modern design and an excellent touch screen. The T-Mobile phone is 4G capable and is outfitted with the Blackberry 7 operating system. Users can enjoy applications like BBM 6 New Social Connectivity as well as Docs to Go Premium. Like all Blackberries, the Blackberry Bold 990 is outfitted with a QWERTY keyboard. If you want a 1.2GHz processor and liquid graphics, this powerful phone is the one for you.
Design and Phone Quality
The Blackberry 9900 spans 4.5 inches long by 2.6 inches wide. It weighs a light 4.5 ounces and is 0.4 inches thick. You will find a 2.8 inch touch screen on the front of the phone with impressive 640x480 pixels. Unlike older
BlackBerry phones, you can choose to use the touch screen or the QWERTY keyboard. This phone’s keyboard contains four rows and is exceptionally easy to use. With its tri-band HSPA 14.4 connectivity, the BlackBerry Bold 9900 can connect to Wi-Fi at home and abroad. Interestingly, the phone does not have a Wi-Fi calling option and 3G coverage can be spotty. Luckily, it makes up for this with excellent call quality and voice dialing. Overall talk time runs for up to about six hours which is standard for a smartphone. When placed on standby, the Bold 9900 can last for several days.
Applications and Messaging
Out of the box, the Bold 9900 contains a couple of useful applications. You can access the journaling application, a MobileLife Family Organizer, list maker and a Cozi-powered scheduler from the phone. In this newer Blackberry, you can enjoy more UI refinements and a liquids graphic engine. It is equipped with Qualcomm’s 1.2 GHz Snapdragon processor and a 720 pixel HD camcorder. For greater convenience, the Bold 9900 allows users to access their personal and business email accounts. Social media like Facebook and Twitter updates can be accessed through the universal inbox.
One of the best aspects of the Bold 9900 is the 5 megapixel camera. It produces clear, soft pictures and boasts of a video recorder that shoots at 30 frames a second. For a better experience, you can use the image stabilization options to improve photo quality. The Bold 9900 was designed to take photos and supports syncing of songs, videos or playlists. To sync files, users have to have a PC or Mac.
The BlackBerry Bold 9900 is an improvement over previous Blackberries due to its excellent enterprise messaging options and decent app selection. Although it has a larger initial price, the Bold 9900 still provides users with the high-quality BlackBerry experience they are accustomed to. It has a high-quality camera, video recording options and excellent email access. If you need to stay connected to your professional life while on the go, this is the smartphone for you.
- 5 megapixel camera with 4x Digital zoom and flash
- Thin design and QWERTY keyboard
- Contains an optical trackpad and Blackberry 7 operating system
- Outfitted with touch screen, image stabilization and scene mode
- Documents app lets users create PowerPoint, Excel and Microsoft Word documents
- 720 megapixel camera
- Allows users to add 11 email addresses
- Fluid touch screen designed with liquid graphics
- Boasts of access to 1 BlackBerry email accounts and ten supported email accounts
- Provides instant connection to most social media sites
- GPS capable for easier navigation
- Chat in real-time using BlackBerry Messenger 6
Your Price: $199.99