Blackberry Bold 9780 vs Apple iPhone 4
Blackberry Bold 9780 and Apple iPhone 4 are two phones favoured by many corporates for their enterprise support applications. Blackberry has always been the choice of the corporate customers. And Blackberry Bold 9780 while carrying the classic Blackberry features is made lighter and sleek and run Blackberry’s new operating system OS 6. With the new OS 6, users can get a new browsing experience with tabbed browsing, a new experience with the new UI, improvements to multimedia features and a smooth multitasking. iPhone 4 needs no introduction it has been the benchmark for smartphones since its introduction in 2010 and continues to maintain its top slot in the market amidst many new phones flooding the market. However, both Blackberry bold 9780 and Apple iPhone 4 are entirely different designs. iPhone 4 is a touch screen phone with only on-screen keyboard while Blackberry continues to retain its qwerty bar design with the full qwerty physical keyboard. Apple has put lot of concern on the design and display of the iPhone 4 while RIM continue to cater its business customers with its dedication for enterprise solution and excellent phone features such as call quality, improved email and messaging apps.
Blackberry Bold 9780
Bold 9780 is a qwerty bar with 2.4″ TFT LCD screen. Not much deviation from BlackBerry’s classic design. But the screen has a higher PPI compared to other Blackberry devices, which gives crisper display of text and graphics. It ‘s also more lighter and sleek in hand. Torch 9780 is powered by Marvell Tavor PXA930 chipset with 624 MHz clock speed. The other features include 512MB RAM, 2GB in board memory, built-in Wi-Fi 802.11b/g, 5.0MP camera with video recording capability. The new Blackberry OS 6 on Bold 9780 has enhanced the phone features a lot.
The new BB OS 6 offers new web experience with push browser, tabbed browsing, google search, yahoo search and bookmark, universal search, updates from social network, RSS feed and many more.
Blackberry Bold supports many number of email accounts and messaging applications like BlackBerry Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, Google Talk, Windows Live Messenger, AOL Instant Messenger, ICQ, IBM Lotus Sametime, Microsoft Office Communicator and Live Communications Server 2005, and Novell GroupWise Messenger.
The very fact that new smartphones are being compared with Apple iPhone 4 that was launched in the middle of 2010 speaks volumes of the abilities of this amazing smartphone by Apple. It is a tribute to the innovative designing and outstanding features of iPhone 4.
iPhone 4 has a LED backlit LCD display (called Retina) measuring 3.5” that is not huge but comfortable enough to read everything because it is extremely bright with a resolution of 960X640 pixels. The touchscreen is highly sensitive and scratch resistant. With a RAM of 512 MB and internal storage capacities of 16 and 32 GB depending upon the model you buy, this smartphone has a dual camera, with the rear one being 5MP 5X digital zoom with LED flash. The front camera can be used for video chatting and video calling. The phone works very smoothly with a super fast processor that is 1GHz Apple A4. The operating system is iOS 4 that is considered to be the best in the business. Web browsing on Safari is a pleasant experience and the user has the liberty to download thousands of apps from Apple’s app store. Emailing is fun with this smartphone as there is a full QWERTY virtual keyboard for fast typing. iPhone 4 is Facebook compatible to stay connected with friends with a single touch.
The smartphone is available in black and white colors in candy bar form. It has dimensions of 15.2 x 48.6 x 9.3 mm and weighs just 137g. For connectivity, there is Bluetooth v2.1+EDR and the phone has Wi-Fi 802.1b/g/n at 2.4 GHz.