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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800
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RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800 review: specs and price

RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

Why is RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800 better than the average?

  • Width
    62mmvs71.35mm
  • Height
    111mmvs142.62mm
  • Number of microphones
    2vs1.65
  • Volume
    100.48cm³vs10175.22cm³
  • SAR - US whole body
    0.68W/kgvs0.97W/kg

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.weight

161g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

14.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

62mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

111mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

100.48cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.resolution

360 x 480px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

3.pixel density

188ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

3.2"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.has a touch screen
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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Performance

1.RAM

0.5GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

2.CPU speed

1 x 0.6GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

3.has an external memory slot
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

4.internal storage

4GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

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Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

480 x 24fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

3.has a flash
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

4.has a front camera
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

5. more flash LEDs

1

Multi-LED camera flashes use LED lights which have different color temperatures (warm light and cool light), improving the color balance based on the conditions in which the photos are taken.

Best

Meizu 15 Lite

6

6.Has a dual-tone LED flash
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

For example

Vivo NEX 2

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Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

3.has a radio
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

4.has dedicated media keys
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The music player can be blindly used.

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Battery

1.battery power

1300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

3.wireless charging
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

4.has a battery level indicator
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.download speed

7.2MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has GPS
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

3.Has WiFi
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

The device can connect to WiFi.

4.has a gyroscope
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.

For example

Vivo NEX 2

5.has NFC
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

6.Is DLNA certified
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Miscellaneous

1.supports AVCHD format
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

2.Is a system camera
RIM BlackBerry Torch 9800

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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