RIM today announced a new smartphone for socially-connected customers, the new BlackBerry Curve 9320 smartphone. It features a dedicated BBM key, a built-in FM radio, 3G and WiFi calling, and battery life up to 7 hours. Here is more info on the new BlackBerry Curve 9320:
Customers can easily interact with their social network in real time, using preloaded apps for Facebook and Twitter. The new Social Feeds 2.0 app is also preloaded, allowing users to post updates to multiple social networks simultaneously and capture updates from news sources (RSS), social apps and instant messaging apps all in one consolidated view. The integrated camera includes a flash and supports video recording, and pictures can be tagged with their location thanks to the smartphone's built-in GPS.
The BlackBerry Curve 9320 comes with the new BlackBerry 7.1 OS, which supports features such as Mobile Hotspot and Wi-Fi calling where available. Parental Controls is a brand new, on-device feature that provides parents and guardians with simple options to help protect children by restricting access to specific functions, features and applications.
Camera: 3.2 MP camera Flash Video recording 4X digital zoom Image stabilization Extended depth of field Geotagging
WiFi: 802.11 b/g/n enabled WPA/WPA2 Personal and Enterprise Cisco CCX certification Wi-Fi(R) access to BlackBerry(R) Enterprise Server Wi-Fi access to BlackBerry(R) Internet Bundle Direct IP web browsing over Wi-Fi
Keyboard: 35-key, backlit, narrow QWERTY keyboard Optical trackpad Send and Menu keys to the left of the trackpad ESC and End keys to the right of the trackpad Dedicated keys: Send, End (Power), Menu, Escape, Camera (user customizable, convenience key), Volume Up/Down (Fwd/Rwd for media, Zoom for camera), Mute (Play/Pause for media), BBM (user customizable, convenience key), Top Lock
Factor: Height 4.29 in / 109 mm Width 2.36 in / 60 mm Depth 0.5 in / 12.7 mm Weight 3.63 oz / 103 g
Battery: 9320 1450 mAh removable/rechargeable lithium-ion battery (J-S1) Talk time: up to 7 hours Standby time: up to 18 days Music playback time: up to 30 hours (with headset usage)
Memory: Memory: 512 MB eMMC / 512 MB RAM Expandable memory: Hot Swappable MicroSD up to 32 GB uSD card