BlackBerry Bold 9790 specs

By Edward Chester


Key Features

  • 2.45in, 480 x 360 pixel screen
  • 1GHz Marvel processor
  • BlackBerry OS7
  • Touchscreen
  • Full qwerty keyboard
  • Manufacturer: Research In Motion
  • Review Price: £360.00
Quick Glance
Screen Size (inches) 2.45
Operating System BlackBerry
Touchscreen Yes
Operating System BlackBerry
Height 110
Width 60
Depth 11.4
Weight 107
Available Colours Black
Touchscreen Yes
Screen Size (inches) 2.45
Screen Resolution 480 x 360
Processor and Internal Specs
CPU Marvel Tavor MG1 1 GHz
Talk Time 310
Standby Time 430
Internal Storage 8
Camera 5
Camera Flash 1 x LED
Front Facing Camera No
Charging/Computer Connection microUSB
3.5mm Headphone Jack Yes
3G/4G Yes
WiFi Yes
Bluetooth Yes
App Store Yes


January 25, 2012, 4:08 am

Also you have option of Blackberry Balance and BES and the other corporate stuff. But that is adding alot to the cost. But with RIM's Mobile Fusion coming along and QNX. Might be hard to put up with for 2 years. Also BlackBerry Traffic is US /Canada only :( and no visual voicemail which you get on iPhone.


January 25, 2012, 4:11 am

Typo the display is 480x360 not 640x480. Please fix.

Martin Daler

January 25, 2012, 3:20 pm

screen resolution differs between spec pages and the first bullet point of your review

David Gilbert

January 25, 2012, 8:26 pm

@Peter @Martin Thanks for the spot, has been remedied now.

Gillian marshall ∞

January 28, 2013, 4:41 pm

I have the 9790 and it has caused me nothing but problems ever since having it. I've had this phone for only 5 months and i have had to send it back numerous times due to problems and had another 9790 send out due to the other being faulty, this one having the same problems as the last. Constantly freezes, flash on camera isn't always reliable, touch screen has stopped working numerous times and has caused me to loose my contacts, apps, messages and files on more than one occasion and also does not charge frequently when plugged in. waste of money.


November 19, 2013, 1:15 pm

This phone is stupid, i've had this phone for 18 months now and I wish I never had got it; the battery only stays on for 7 hours at the most, the phone is easy to break if you accendently dropped it. This phone broke a week and a half after I got it, I have had constantly had to glue parts together as I'm on contract I can't get a New phone until july 2014. I did think it waas a good phone until the loading symbol was constant. When my phone does have the loading symbol it does it for about 15 minutes without changing and the phone heats up and restars the phone which happens to me about 3 times a day. I would get this phone, a Nokia Brick phone is better then this phone!

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