Offered in shades of dark gray and purple, this clamshell smartphone runs on BlackBerry OS 6.0 environment with access to 7000 applications platform BlackBerry App World opts for a valve-like format.
It offers a main display with 360 x 400 pixels, a secondary display with 320 x 240 pixels, an optical pointing device, a full keyboard for entering messages, operating a 2G / 3G / Wi-Fi, GPS navigation capabilities , a 5 megapixel camera with flash, a multiformat video player, a mini-jack output for headphones, a 512 MB memory expandable to 16GB with a microSD slot / microSDHC (8GB card included), a microUSB 2.0 port and Bluetooth 2.1 connectivity.
This option is an older model, from around 2 years ago. Anyone who is into refurbished cell phones may look for this clamshell smartphone which was also from Canadian manufacturer Research in Motion (RIM). The Blackberry Pearl Flip 8220.
It uses a SureType-style keyboard, with two letters per key, which it maintains its direction of terminal messaging, and more specific functionality such as voice commands IVHS (Speaker Independent Voice Recognition). 10 email accounts can be managed simultanémentet Microsoft Office documents can be viewed and edited via the Documents To Go from Dataviz, pre-installed on the terminal.
But the Blackberry Flip 8220 smartphone is also a fun handset. It embeds a media player that can play music and video, combined with an equalizer at 11 pre-filters and can synchronize iTunes content via the Blackberry Media Sync.
If internal memory is only 75MB, its port will expand comfortably microSDHC storage capacity with the possibility of transferring files in USB 2.0 or wireless connectivity via Bluetooth 2.0. A good fun clamshell smartphone for younger members of your family.