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  • All-in-one design
  • BlackBerry 6 OS
  • Strong processor
  • Camera
  • Ample memory

The complete package

All-in-one design

A fluid all-touch display plus slide-out QWERTY keyboard provide an incredible multimedia experience.

Think fast

BlackBerry 6 OS

Get what you want faster with intuitive menus, tabbed browsing, streamlined multimedia and social feeds.

Get more done

Strong processor

A 624Mhz processor makes browsing, networking, gaming or searching quick and easy.

Shoot like a pro


Capture life's moments using an advanced 5 MP camera.

Room for your life

Ample memory

Ready to go right out of the box with 4GB of memory. If you need more, you can easily expand up to 32GB.

The right fit

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Height 4.37 in / 111 mm 5.83 in / 147.6 mm
Width 2.44 in / 62 mm 2.44 in / 62 mm
Depth 0.57 in / 14.6 mm 0.57 in / 14.6 mm
Weight 5.68 oz / 161 g 5.68 oz / 161 g

Available colors


  • Black
  • Red
  • Silver

Stunning display

640x480 Stunning Display
  • 3.2" (measured diagonally)
  • Light-sensing, proximity-detecting screen
  • User-selectable font size
  • High-resolution 480x360 (HVGA) color display

Capture the moment

Capture the moment
  • 5 MP camera
  • Flash
  • 2X digital zoom
  • Continuous auto focus
  • Image stabilization
  • Multiple picture-taking modes
  • Video recording

Loads of Memory

  • 512 MB onboard memory (shared between OS and application storage)
  • 4 GB eMMC + 4 GB media card (storage) included1
  • Expandable memory with microSD memory card up to 32 GB

Power you need

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  • 1270 mAh removable/rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Talk time: Up to 5.5 hours (GSM®), up to 5.8 hours (UMTS®)2
  • Standby time: Up to 18 days (GSM), up to 14 days (UMTS)2
  • Music playback time: Up to 30 hours
  • Video playback time: Up to 6 hours

Covered by Wi-Fi

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  • 802.11 b/g/n enabled
  • WPA / WPA2 Personal and Enterprise
  • Cisco CCX certified
  • Wi-Fi® access to BlackBerry® Enterprise Server
  • Wi-Fi® access to BlackBerry® Internet Bundle
  • Support for UMA (carrier-dependent)

Find your way

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  • Built-in GPS functionality
  • Includes BlackBerry® Maps

The complete package

  • Trackpad
  • Touch screen with on-screen keyboard: portrait SureType®, QWERTY and multi-tap, landscape QWERTY
  • Slide-out QWERTY
  • ESC key to right of trackpad
  • Menu key to left of trackpad
  • Keyboard backlighting

Impressive music & video

  • Video formats: .mp4, .m4a, .3gp, .m4v, .avi, .asf, .wmv
  • Audio formats: .mp4, .m4a, .3gp, .m4v, .avi, .asf, .wma, .mp3, .flac, .ogg, .aac, .amr, .wav, .mid
  • Picture formats: .bmp, .jpg, .gif, .png, .tif, .wbmp

Sounds good

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  • 3.5mm stereo headset jack
  • Built-in speakerphone
  • M3/T3 (open position) rating for hearing aids

Additional Features

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    Choose your alerts, don't miss a thing

    • Polyphonic/MIDI/MP3 ringtones
    • Vibrate mode
    • On-screen & LED indicators
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    Your security

    • Password protection
    • AES or Triple DES encryption with BlackBerry Enterprise Server
    • Keyboard lock
    • Sleep mode
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    Bluetooth essentials

    • Bluetooth® v2.1
    • Headset profile (HSP)
    • Hands Free profile (HFP)
    • Serial Port Profile (SPP)
    • Stereo Audio
    • SIM Access Profile (SAP)
    • Dial-Up Networking (DUN)
    • Message Access Profile (MAP)
    • Address Book Integration using OBEX (Object Push)
    • Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP)
    • Secure Simple Pairing (SSP)
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    Carrier networks

    • Tri-band 3G UMTS network: 2100/1900/850/800MHz
    • Quad-band GSM/GPRS networks:: 850/900/1800/1900MHz
    • 3.6 HSDPA3


How to Demo

  1. 1The BlackBerry® Torch™ 9800 smartphone comes with 4 GB of on-board memory and a 4 GB microSD card. It accepts microSD cards with up to 32 GB of storage capacity. MicroSD cards may be sold separately. 1 gigabyte (GB) = 1 billion bytes. Some of the stated capacity is used for formatting and other functions, and accordingly is not available for data storage.
  2. 2Times vary by network. Actual results may vary. Network availability and coverage affect battery life and are dependent upon a number of factors, including location and transmission environment.
  3. 3Network availability and coverage are dependent upon a number of factors including location and transmission environment.