New Clam Shell Mobiles from BlackBerry – I Love Flip Mobiles
Written By Samrat| 12 September 2008| No Comment
I really love to own a BlackBerry. There are many features in BlackBerry which are not available in other mobiles. I was very happy when I heard that BlackBerry is releasing some flip model mobile phones. Research in motion RIM has announced the first ever one of its kind flip version of Blackberry its called BlackBerry pearl flip 8220 along with Bold as the another variant considered to be the fastest Blackberry till date. It’s going to be from a US telecom carrier with 3G supporting features and also available in Japan and Korea.
The Flip variant is based on quad band and used EDGE for enhanced data transfers with a couple of displays with high resolution. The internal screen which large enough is meant for viewing web pages, videos and messages etc, while the outer screen is for to have glimpse of the messages received and calls so on eliminating the need to open the device.
The Flip version of Pearl has improved HTML based browser to surf through and can view web pages in column and page views in desktop style or mobile kind of experience. The notable features include the sure type technology; it has an in built Wi-Fi 802.11 B/G kind and does support UMA. It is shipped with DataViz Documents and Go software suite to view, handle and editing Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files types.
In addition it has a 2 mega pixel camera along with a flash, zoom and video capture features. A memory card slot meant for external micro SD card. Obviously includes BlackBerry Maps and works using RTSP to watch videos online. From the sources of AT&T press release the other version Bold is supposed to have a 480X320 screen resolution as is black and chrome in appearance. The display is Half VGA color and the keyboard is QWERTY full version. The Bold has in built GPS and Wi-Fi support, 624 MHz mobile processor makes it double efficient and faster than its previous ones with 1GB memory storage and the browsing would be only in desktop style.