BlackBerry have come up with two new profound smartphone designs based on the BlackBerry 7 operating system with the BlackBerry Bold 9790 and BlackBerry Curve 9380 making a welcoming unveiling. Updated with great distinction, aesthetically and technically, the BlackBerry Bold 9790 is both powerful and compact with a high resolution touch display and a highly tactile keyboard a notable mention while the BlackBerry Curve 9380 is the first-ever BlackBerry Curve smartphone with a touch display.
Touch Screen – The BlackBerry Bold 9790 features a 2.4-inch capacitive touch screen. The BlackBerry Curve 9380, on the other hand, will drop the physical in favor of a 3.2-inch capacitive touch screen.
BlackBerry 7 OS – The BlackBerry Bold 9790 and BlackBerry Curve 9380 are both powered by the new BlackBerry 7 OS, which delivers a faster and richer user experience with improved browsing, voice-activated searches, and support for Augmented Reality and NFC (Near Field Communications). It also includes the ability to manage personal content separately from corporate content, and comes with a variety of personal and productivity apps out of the box.
Specs – The BlackBerry Bold 9790 is powered by a 1GHz processor, and includes 8GB of onboard memory, along with a microSD card slot that supports up to 32 GB of additional storage. The BlackBerry Curve 9380 comes equipped with a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash and video recording capabilities. There are also a number of social networking apps preinstalled, including BlackBerry Messenger, Facebook, and Twitter.
Augmented Reality – Both the Bold 9790 and Curve 9380 are powered by BlackBerry 7 and include built-in support for Augmented Reality and NFC. NFC enables users to make mobile payments, pair accessories or read SmartPoster tags using their phone.