BlackBerry 8820 has added features: Does this top the 8800?
This all new BlackBerry 8820 which is coming pretty soon has added features, but and a big but does this top the BlackBerry 8800? The 8820 is basically the same as the 8800 but adds extra features such as Wi-Fi which include UMA with carriers that support it; more features which are the same include large display, EDGE data, QWERTY keyboard, memory card slot, Bluetooth and quad-band GSM. The Blackberry 8820 does not have a camera (but who is bothered about a camera) Check out the BlackBerry 8820 full specs below.
Blackberry 8820 Main Specifications —
– GSM 850 / GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900
– LCD (Color TFT/TFD), 65K colors, 320 x 240 pixels
– Trackball navigation
– Full QWERTY keyboard
– MP3 & Polyphonic ringtones
– 16 MB SRAM
– 64 MB flash memory plus microSD (TransFlash) card slot
– Phonebook & Call records
– Bluetooth v2.0
– WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
– HTML & WAP 2.0/xHTML Browser
– Email, SMS, MMS & Instant Messaging
– Organizer, Built-in handsfree, To-do list
– Document viewer (Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Corel WordPerfect and Adobe PDF)
– Built-in GPS navigation with BlackBerry maps
– Media player
– Voice dial
– Up to 520 hours standby
– Up to 5 hours talk time
– 114 x 66 x 14 mm
– 134 g
Blackberry 8820 Downsides — The only downsides to this phone we can see is that it does NOT have HSCSD, 3G, Infrared port or Camera.
All in all we have to say Blackberry 8820 will still sell pretty well and people will not be bothered because it does not have a camera. It is a business phone at the end of the day not a digital camera.
What are you views of this new BlackBerry?