For the first time, a south east asian country will get a smartphone the earliest in the world. And that country will be Indonesia. Indonesia will be getting the Blackberry Bold 9790 this 25th November 2011 and that will be the smartphone’s earliest launch. Malaysian will be expecting it very soon around early December 2011. We don’t really know why this phone will be launch first in Indonesia yet.
The Bold 9790 is a higher end Blackberry device spotted with 2.45” touch screen display with 246 ppi resolution, trademark Blackberry physical QWERTY keyboard, 1GHz processor and Blackberry 7 OS. In Indonesia, the Bold 9790 will get the estimated retail price of RM1638 (Rp. 4.599.000).
Full specifications below:
- 110 x 2.36 x 11.4 mm, approximately 107g
- 2.45″ capacitive touch screen display – VGA (640×480), 246 ppi resolution
- QWERTY keyboard, optical trackpad
- BlackBerry 7 OS
- 1GHz MG1 Marvel Tavor
- 768 MB RAM, 8 GB eMMC, plus microSD slot supporting up to 32 GB cards
- 5.0 MP camera, supports VGA video recording, Continuous auto focus
- Accelerometer/Magnetometer Proximity Sensor, Ambiant light sensor
- Built-in GPS / aGPS
- Bluetooth 2.1+EDR support
- Wi-Fi: Supports UMA 802.11
- UMTS: 2100/1700/900 MHz 2100/1900/850/800 MHz
- GSM / GPRS / EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- HSUPA: 5.76 Mbps, HSDPA: 7.2 Mbps
- 1230 mAh removable, rechargeable battery
Physical keyboard lovers, this phone is the phone for you!