The new BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300 Smoky Violet, an exciting addition to the globally popular BlackBerry Curve series of smartphones. Designed to provide the growing mass of smartphone purchasers with a distinctly powerful, approachable and affordable choice, the BlackBerry Curve 3G supports high-speed 3G (HSDPA) networks around the world and gives users the exceptional communications features they need to accomplish more than ever, when they're at home, at work and everywhere in-between.
The BlackBerry Curve 3G Smoky Violet smartphone features a comfortable full-QWERTY keyboard for fast, accurate typing, optical trackpad for fluid navigation, built-in GPS and Wi-Fi, as well as dedicated media keys, so music lovers can easily access their tunes while on the go. The new smartphone also features a camera that can record video and a microSD/SDHC slot that supports up to 32 GB memory cards for media storage. Support for 3G networks makes browsing faster, streaming music smoother, and gives users the ability to talk on the phone while they browse the web, instant message with BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) or share their location with friends on popular social networking sites.
The BlackBerry Curve 3G smartphone is fully and completely dedicated to helping you master your everyday. Join the BlackBerry Curve family today and find out what all the talk is about.
If you want real-time conversation, you need BlackBerry Messenger. A 'D' appears on your screen when a message is delivered and an 'R' appears when it's read so you can take all the guesswork out.
Everything you already pack into a busy day just got a whole lot easier. Download attachments, videos and more in less time and shoot out emails, Facebook updates and BBM messages in a snap, even when you're on a call.
Let GPS guide you in the right direction. With the BlackBerry Curve 3G smartphone, GPS and BlackBerry Maps are built right in so you don't have to fumble with more than one device on the road.
Long-lasting removable battery
Answer email, phone calls and Facebook messages all day long without scouting locations to charge up your smartphone. The battery in your BlackBerry Curve 3G smartphone lasts as long as you do.
Wi-Fi provides fast download speeds and web browsing, and makes accessing your BlackBerry data services super easy. And the BlackBerry Curve 3G smartphone comes with Wi-Fi 'n' to give you even more options.
Music and Videos on the go
Listen to your favorite tunes or watch videos while on the go. With easy-to-access media keys, you can control your music and videos. Skip songs, pause videos and even mute a call.
- 3G network support
- Optical trackpad
- Full QWERTY keyboard
- Simultaneous voice and data
- Email and text messaging
- BlackBerry Messenger
- Instant Messaging
- Camera and video recording
- Media player
- Tethered modem
BlackBerry Curve 3G 9300 Specifications
Size & weight
- Height: 4.29 inches (109 mm)
- Width: 2.36 inches (60 mm)
- Depth: 0.55 inches (13.9 mm)
- Weight: 3.7 ounces (104 grams)
- 320x240 pixel colour display
- Transmissive TFT LCD
- Font size (user selectable)
- Displays over 65,000 colours
Camera & Video
- 2.0 MP camera (no flash)
- Fixed focus
- Video recording
- 1150mAHr removable/rechargeable lithium-ion cell
- Standby time: GSM - up to 19 days, UMTS - up to 14.5 days
- Talk time: GSM - up to 4.5 hours, UMTS - up to 5.5 hours
- Music playback: up to 29 hours
- Trackpad located on front of device,
ESC key to the right, Menu key to the left
- Full QWERTY keyboard with backlighting
Voice Input & Output
- 3.5mm stereo headset capable
- Integrated speaker and microphone
- Hands-free headset capable
- Bluetooth headset capable
- Integrated Hands-free speakerphone
- Video format support: MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV9
- Audio format support: MP3, AMR-NB, AAC-LC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, Flac, Ogg Vorbis
Ringtones & Notifications
- Tone, vibrate, on-screen or LED indicator
- Notification options are user configurable
- 32 Polyphonic Ringtones - MIDI, MP3
- Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR
- Headset (HSP), Handsfree (HSF), Serial Port
- Profile, SIM Access Profile, Dial Up Networking (DUN), Audio Source (A2DP), A/V Remote Control Version 1.3, Phonebook Access Profile (PBAP), Message Access Profile (MAP)
- 256 MB flash memory/256 MB SDRAM
- Expandable memory-support for microSD card
- Tri-band UMTS networks:(800/850)/1900/2100 MHz or 900/1700/2100 MHz(check with your service provider for network availability)
- Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE networks: 850/900/1800/1900MHz