Curve 9360 - £110
Why this smartphone is built for you
The BlackBerry Curve 9360
The Curve 9360 is a mid-range smartphone that runs on BlackBerry OS 7. The Curve range aims to offer functionality at an affordable price. The Curve 9360 is the successor to the 9300.
This phone has a 2.4 inch screen that displays in 246PPI (Pixels Per Inch). The average PPI for a modern smartphone is 255.
The Curve 9360 has a 5MP camera and can record video in up to 480p. This phone does not have a front facing camera.
Performance is provided by a 0.8GHz single core processor and 0.5GB RAM. Based upon its processor speed and memory, this phone receives an unmudlr performance rating of 17 out of 100.
The Curve 9360 has an estimated battery life of around 5 hours. The average smartphone battery life is around 10 hours. It has a battery capacity of 1000mAh (MilliAmp hours). The average battery capacity is 1950mAh. The battery on this phone is removable.
1GB (Gigabyte) is equal to roughly 500 pictures or 250 songs. The Curve 9360 comes with 0.512GB internal storage and an expandable memory card slot which makes it possible for you to add a further 32GB external storage.
The Curve 9360 has Bluetooth which enables it to communicate with other Bluetooth devices (such as a Bluetooth handsfree kit). It has Wi-Fi which means that it can connect to your home network or public Wi-Fi hotspots such as those available in many coffee shops, cafes or hotels. It also has NFC which enables you to make contactless payments and wirelessly share files with your friends
The Curve 9360 has an FM radio and an MP3 player. It is able to integrate with social media via designated Facebook and Twitter Apps, has a dedicated BBM button for launching BlackBerry's instant messaging service and the preinstalled MultiCast tool allows you to post/upload photos to more than one social media site at once, helping you to stay on top of your digital life. It can also access the BlackBerry World app store to take advantage of all that it has to offer.
The BlackBerry 9360 is a robust and compact phone aimed at buyers who desire a physical keyboard. It is a good all round performer that truly excels when it comes to messaging.