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    • BlackBerry 9300 3G - HSPA 1700, UMTS 1700, HSPA 900, UMTS 900, HSPA 1900, UMTS 1900, HSPA 850, UMTS 850
    BlackBerry 9300 3G US versionBlackBerry 9300 3G US version
    Construction
    Height 109mm (4.29") 109mm (4.29")
    Width 60mm (2.36") 60mm (2.36")
    Depth 13.9mm (0.55") 13.9mm (0.55")
    Dimension 109x60x13.9mm (4.29x2.36x0.55") 109x60x13.9mm (4.29x2.36x0.55")
    3D SIZE

    Side View 3D Separated Top View 3D Inside Front View

    Weight 106gr (3.74oz) 104gr (3.67oz)
    Form Factor Candy Bar Candy Bar
    Material
    Colors
    Usability
    Display Resolution 320x240px 320x240px
    Display Size 50x38mm (1.97x1.5") ~163PPI
    Display Diagonal 2.46"
    Display Type 65k TFT 65k TFT
    Secondary Display Resolution
    Input Music-Dedicated Keys
    Navigation Joystick / Button
    QWERTY Keyboard
    Optical Joystick
    QWERTY Keyboard
    Talk Time 4 hours, 30 minutes 4 hours, 30 minutes
    Standby Time 17 days 19 days
    OS BlackBerry OS BlackBerry OS
    Java MIDP 2.0 MIDP 2.0
    Vibration Vibration Vibration
    Ringtone Polyphonic Polyphonic
    Hardware
    Chipset
    Processor 512MHz 624MHz
    GPU
    Ram 128MB 256MB
    Internal Memory 256MB 256MB
    External Memory microSD microSD
    Camera Resolution 2 Megapixel 2 Megapixel
    Camera Flash
    Camera Lens
    Optical Zoom
    Second Camera
    Other Functionalities
    Speaker Mono Speaker Mono Speaker
    Battery Capacity 1150mAH 1150mAH
    Battery Slot
    Connectivity
    WIMAX
    WiFi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
    UPnP
    NFC
    USB v2.0 v2.0
    Bluetooth v2.0 v2.0
    Positioning System Integrated GPS Integrated GPS
    TV Receiver
    TV Out
    Audio Output 3.5mm Audio Connector
    Radio
    Ethernet
    Infrared
    Cellular Network
    Network Compatibility GSM 1800, 1900, 850, 900 GSM 1800, 1900, 850, 900
    UMTS 850, 2100, 1900
    HSPA 850, 2100, 1900
    SIM Cards
    PTT
    HSCSD HSCSD
    GPRS Class 10 Class 10
    EDGE Class 10 Class 10
    AMPS
    TD-SCDMA
    CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
    Operators
    World Compatibility
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    2G (GSM)
    3G (UMTS)
    3.5G (HSDPA)
    4G (LTE)
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    80 out of 100
    Phone Arena
    Traditionally RIM has catered to the higher end, but with their push into the consumer market the need for an entry level model was inevitable. Meet the Curve 8520. It offers a ... read more
    73 out of 100
    CNET
    The RIM BlackBerry Curve 8520 is a sleek entry-level smartphone that delivers some nice design enhancements and great performance. While available directly from T-Mobile, Wal-Mart offers the better value on the smartphone. read more
    70 out of 100
    Good Gear Guide
    The lack of 3G and GPS and a poor display are downsides, but the excellent optical trackpad and user interface make the BlackBerry Curve 8520 a decent smartphone. This entry-level BlackBerry isn't for everyone, but budget users who are willing to sacrifice some features for a lower price should consider the Curve 8520. read more
    60 out of 100
    TechRadar
    Will BlackBerry's entry-level smartphone lure you in? read more
    N/A out of 100
    mobile-review
    N/A out of 100
    GSMArena
    With the Bold almost reaching perfection in the BlackBerry arts, new horizons need to be explored to keep the spark alive. The tall task to pioneer new territories (in BlackBerry terms anyway) falls on to the Curve 8520. The new Curve has a price tag thats easier on the wallet... read more
    N/A out of 100
    Techhive
    77 out of 100
    CNET
    Though we're disappointed that the RIM BlackBerry Curve 3G didn't have more improvements over its predecessor, it's still a decent upgrade with the addition of 3G and GPS. Plus, it's quite affordable for an entry-level smartphone. read more
    70 out of 100
    TechRadar
    A quick and clever QWERTY-toting BlackBerry for the budget-conscious read more
    Price Range $174 - $212 (€134 - €164) $215 - $262 (€166 - €203)
    Published On July 2009 July 2010

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