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BlackBerry Curve 8980 Review


BlackBerry Curve 8980 Review

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BlackBerry Curve 8980 is a GSM phone operating 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, 65K color display, 3.15 MP camera with autofocus, Geo-tagging, LED flash, Image Stabilization and the ability to make video, SMS, MMS, Email , IM, GPS, BlackBerry maps, MP3/AAC/AAC + / WMA player, DivX/XviD/MP4/H.263/H.264/WMV player, Organizer, Voice dial / memo, predictive text input. The phone has an internal memory expandable with microSD up to 32GB.

Network and Internet

Successor to the popular Curve 8900, BlackBerry Curve 8980 this new model incorporates the technical characteristics, renewing the outside. The technical facilities are of high quality, from Quadband GSM handset, capable of ensuring optimum coverage in any area of ??the world. UMTS network is not supported, however, thanks to GPRS you can easily navigate the Web, by opening the HTML pages with the appropriate browser. Or you can take advantage of the distributed network, with Wi-Fi support. Clearly it lacks Bluetooth, convenient way to exchange files with other devices, data output, or USB 2.0.

Design and equipment

At first glance, the Curve 8980 is notable for the QWERTY keyboard, great for quickly assemble all types of text. You need only become familiar in the use of small buttons. Just above the screen, a TFT 480x360 pixels, capable of providing vivid images and brilliant up to 65,000 colors. The dimensions are set, just to fit in the palm of your hand. A Touch-Sensitive Optical directional pad and some function keys assist in operations management. The one-piece body is slightly curved to increase the sensation in the grip and comfort. In the sales package are the USB data cable and headset, as well as convenient protective pouch.

Key Features

The BlackBerry platform is renowned for its functions dedicated to the management office for conference calls, manage e-mail on the move and control any type of document. The QWERTY keyboard is revealed when a great tool to quickly write messages and e-mail. Do not miss the advanced management of contacts of contacts, diary to keep track of personal appointments, alarm clock, calculator and clock. You can also install applications that are compatible with BlackBerry, to download from the appropriate portal. Utilities are supported instant messaging. Clearly there are speakerphone, voice recorder and the call to voice command.

Multimedia and Entertainment

For leisure time off work is nice to have a device that can provide good media skills. Here, then, that the Curve 8980 is equipped with a digital camera with a resolution of 3.2 megapixels. It allows you to take good quality photographs even in poor lighting conditions, with zoom and integrated flash. You can also record short films, to be saved on internal memory expandable via microSD cards up to 32 GB. In this way you will also have space for audio and video favorites, to play with the media player. Interesting is the presence of the GPS receiver to use additional features such as satellite navigation. Autonomy is a strength of BlackBerry devices, thanks to the lithium battery that will give security even during business trips.


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