RIM Announces 2 new BlackBerry Bold and new OS!

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RIM just announces 2 new BlackBerry smartphone; the Bold 9900 and 9930. The Bold 9900 and 9930 is said to be the thinnest and powerful smartphone every created. It has both the legendary QWERTY keyboard and a touch screen, not to mention a new OS; BlackBerry OS 7.

Of course it may just be another Blackberry, with the same features that you can see in the BB Bold family but Bold 9900 and 9930, has something to look forward to aside from the BB OS 7. The new Bold 9900 and 9930 will have a whopping 1.2 GHz processor, Liquid Graphics™ touch screen, and support for high speed connectivity for 4G/HSPA+ wide area wireless networks, they will also have built-in support for NFC (Near Field Communications), 720p HD video recording and playback, a new JIT (just in time) JavaScript compiler, additional support for HTML5 Video.

Just check the complete specs and full PR after the jump.

Here’s BlackBerry Bold 9900 and 9930 Specifications
• 115 x 66 x 10.5 mm, approximately 130 g
• 2.8″ capacitive touch screen display – VGA (640×480), 287 dpi resolution
• Ultra-easy QWERTY keyboard, optical trackpad
• 1.2 GHz Processor, 768 MB RAM
• 8 GB on-board memory, plus microSD slot supporting up to 32 GB cards
• NFC technology
• 5.0 MP camera, supports 720p HD video recording
• Orientation Sensor (Accelerometer), Digital Compass (Magnetometer), Proximity Sensor
• Built-in GPS / aGPS
• Dual-Band Wi-Fi® – 802.11 b/g/n at 2.4 GHz and 802.11 a/n at 5 GHz
• Bluetooth® 2.1+EDR support
• Wireless Network support:
o 9900: Tri-Band HSPA+, Quad-Band GSM/EDGE
o 9930: Dual-Band CDMA/EV-DO Rev. A, Dual-Band HSPA+, Quad-Band GSM/EDGE
• 1230 mAh removable, rechargeable battery
• BlackBerry 7 OS

No price have been mention by RIM but Bold 9900 and 9930 will be available carriers this summer. Full PR here.

Last modified: May 3, 2011

2 Responses to :
RIM Announces 2 new BlackBerry Bold and new OS!

  1. Anonymous says:

    5MP, both keypad and touchscreen capability same with Blackberry Torch. The sidings of the bold looks so promising. it looks like a metal silver, and not like the usual rubber material that cracks up when it gets older.

  2. Teknisyan says:

    Yeah… the same with the iphone 4.

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