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  • Liquid Graphics
  • Iconic design
  • BlackBerry 7 OS
  • Camera & video
  • Fully-featured

A fluid experience

Liquid Graphics

A powerful graphics processor, blazing fast CPU and 24-bit high resolution graphics some together to offer the smoothest BlackBerry experience yet.

The legacy continues

Iconic design

The legendary BlackBerry Bold smartphone has a sleek new look, combining the renowned QWERTY keyboard with a brilliantly crisp and clear touch screen.

Next generation OS

BlackBerry 7 OS

Watch your BlackBerry Bold smartphone come to life with new features like voice-activated universal search, Augmented Reality and Near Field Communication.

Capture the action

Camera & video

Leave your digital camera behind and record 720p HD videos and take crisp pictures. When you're finished, upload straight to Facebook® or share photos on BBM™.

A high-performing engine

Fully-featured

A 1.2 GHz processor, 8GB of onboard memory with the option to expand, and high-speed connectivity deliver the ultimate in smartphone performance.

Precisely designed

Height 4.53 in / 115 mm
Width 2.60 in / 66 mm
Depth 0.41 in / 10.5 mm
Weight 4.59 oz / 130 g

Brilliant touch display

Porsche Design P'9981 Colour Display
  • VGA 640x480 high resolution
  • 287 ppi
  • Transmissive TFT LCD
  • 2.8" (measured diagonally)
  • 24-bit display

Powerful performance

  • Processor: QC 8655 1.2GHz

Room to spare

  • Memory: 768 MB RAM
  • 8 GB eMMC (up to 2 GB allocated to OS and application storage)
  • Expandable memory: Up to 32 GB uSD card (optional)

Type and navigate with ease

  • Capacitive touch screen
  • Optical trackpad
  • ESC key to the right of trackpad
  • Menu key to the left of trackpad
  • 35 key backlit keyboard
  • Dedicated keys: Send, End (Power), Menu, Escape, Camera (user customisable, convenience key), Volume Up/Down (Fwd/Rwd for media, Zoom for camera), Mute (Play/Pause for media), Lock (top centre)
Capture with confidence

Capture with confidence

  • 5 MP camera
  • HD video recording (720p)
  • 4X Digital Zoom
  • Flash
  • Geo-tagging
  • Zero shutter lag
  • Multiple scene modes
  • Face detection and Image Stabilisation

Fully charged

Battery
  • 1230 mAh removable/ rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Talk Time: up to 6.3 hours (GSM), up to 5.9 hours (UMTS)
  • Standby Time: up to 12.8 days
  • Audio Playback Time: up to 50 hours
  • Video playback time: up to 7.4 hours

Live loudly

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  • 3.5mm stereo headset capable
  • Integrated hands-free speakerphone
  • M3/T3 rating for hearing aids
Bold 9900 Front

Make instant connections

  • Near Field Communication: Operating Modes: accessory pairing and smart tag reading/writing

Boldly go anywhere

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  • Wi-Fi® access to BlackBerry® Enterprise Server
  • Wi-Fi access to BlackBerry® Internet Bundle
  • Direct IP web browsing over Wi-Fi

Find your way

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  • Integrated GPS
  • Includes BlackBerry® Maps

Impressive music & video

Impressive music & video image
  • Video formats: .mp4, .m4a, .3gp, .m4v, .avi, .asf, .wmv
  • Audio formats: .mp4, .m4a, .3gp, .m4v, .avi, .asf, .wma, .mp3, .flac, .ogg, .aac, .amr, .wav, .mid
  • Picture formats: .bmp, .jpg, .gif, .png, .tif, .wbmp

Additional features

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    Choose your alerts, don't miss a thing

    • Polyphonic/MIDI/MP3 ringtones
    • Vibrate mode
    • LED indicator, user configurable
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    Your security

    • Password protection with screen lock
    • Sleep mode
    • AES or Triple DES encryption with BlackBerry Enterprise Server
    • Optional support for S/MIME
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    Bluetooth essentials

    • Bluetooth 2.1
    • Headset Profile (HSP)
    • Handset Profile (HFP)
    • Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP)
    • Dial-Up Networking (DUN)
    • Bluetooth Stereo (A2DP / AVRCP 1.3 support)
    • Serial Port Profile (SPP)
    • Secure Simple Pairing (SSP)
    • Bluetooth Message Access Profile (MAP)
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    Carrier networks

    • UMTS: 2100/1900/850/800 MHz or 2100/1700/900 MHz
    • GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900
    • HSDPA: 14.4 Mbps
    • HSUPA: 5.76 Mbps

How To Demos

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