RIM announces BlackBerry Curve 9315


Only a week before the official launch of the BlackBerry 10, Research In Motion (RIM) has introduced a smart phone called BlackBerry Curve 9315.

Running on 7.1 Operating System, this device features a modest 2.44 inches display with 320 x 420 pixels QVGA resolution and of course with a full QWERTY keyboard. It is embedded with 512 MB of RAM with microSD card slot for up to 32GB of external storage.

On camera front, it will feature a 3.2 MP camera with LED flash and digital zoom as well as video recording capabilities.

The Curve 9315 has the Connectivity options of 11b/g/n Wi-Fi and 3G supports with Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, as well as a built-in FM radio.

However, the phone itself does not carry anything new but due to its foreseen lowers price tags and its classic looks, the BlackBerry Curve 9315 would attract the entry-level crowd.

So far, there is no information on its worldwide availability and price but it is expected that this device will arrive in Asia pacific region by mid 2013. Other than this device RIM is expected to launch BlackBerry 10 (OS) with newer devices later this month on January 30.

Here are some technical specifications for this device:

  • Operating System: BlackBerry OS (7.1)
  • Weight: 104 grams
  • Display: 2.44 inches screen with 320×240 pixels and 164 ppi.
  • Processor: Single core, 800 Mhz
  • RAM: 512 MB
  • Storage Expansion: microSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB.
  • Battery: 1450 mAH with 8 hours of talk time and standby time of 432 hours.
  • Camera: 3.2 Mega Pixel with LED flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Digital zoom and Geo tagging
  • Multimedia: Music player and FM radio.
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 2.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b,g,n and USB 2.0.

  • ohhh come on BB……….. still old features……………3.2mp……800mhz….8hr talk time… :(
    Nokia give 5mp……12hour talk time…….in (E5-00)2010

    • doosh

      Nokia specs are trash next to RIM, Even 2mp camera of BB Curve or iPhone 3G is way better than pathetic nokia

      • dont compare iphone with nokia. compare that with Samsung or HTC, they r bumping it.
        and with ref to pak market…Nokia E series give the tough time to BB.
        but Symbian was awesome …. then New any Asha or even win8.

      • what will do RIM? when u have 2pm….rofl

    • nafees ahmed arain

      now come on baby bb has a standard dont compare that shit with bb…

  • nafees ahmed arain

    one more typical bb …same old shit with a different model number :P

  • farhan

    its good..but has to be some new features.

  • imran

    whats will be its expected price in Pak ?

  • Aitizaz

    It was launched in India First and its price in India Rupess was 10,000. Now you can easily convert into Pakistani Currency. Thankx