BlackBerry Bold 9700

BlackBerry Bold 9700 for AT&T Mobility review with complete list of features including Compatibility Features, Technical Specifications and  pictures.

The BlackBerry Bold 9700 for AT&T Mobility is a premium smartphone with the productivity features you want, such as FREE access to more than 20,000 AT&T WiFi hotspots nationwide.

With international 3G connectivity, the Bold 9700 lets you check Microsoft Exchange and personal email accounts, connect instantly to your favorite social networks, browse the web, download apps from BlackBerry App World and more at lighting fast speeds.

The next-generation processor means improved multi-tasking. Record video clips with the 3.2 megapixel camera/ camcorder to share online easily, or meet up with friends using the global aGPS with AT&T Navigator support and watch mobile videos together on the brilliant 2.4" color screen with speakerphone or stereo Bluetooth headphones.

With productivity and entertainment pre-loaded, the BlackBerry Bold 9700 is a smartphone that is the perfect blend of style and cutting-edge technology.

According to it’s manufacturer, the BlackBerry Bold 9700 has 6 hours of talk time and up to 19 days of standby time on Li-Ion battery, which is very impressive for a smartphone with all the features.

And according to FCC radiation tests, the BlackBerry Bold 9700 has a digital SAR rating of 1.55 W/Kg at ear but actual SAR may vary.

BlackBerry Bold 9700 Highlights

  • Rollover Unused Anytime Minutes Every Month
  • Talk and Surf At The Same Time
  • FREE Acccess To More Than 20,000 AT&T WiFi Hotspots Nationwide
  • 3.2 Megapixel Camera/ Camcorder To Record Memories and Easily Share Them
  • Download Apps From The BlackBerry App World To Customize Your Phone
  • Connect Worldwide With International-capable 3G Or WiFi
  • Find Your Way With Integrated Global GPS and Support For AT&T
  • View and Edit Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint Documents Attached To
  • New BlackBerry OS 5.0 Features Updates To Messaging, Calendar and
    Browser Capabilities

Messaging Features

  • Email Client – Yes, Easy Email Set-up For BlackBerry Enterprise Server
    Accounts and Web-based Accounts Like Gmail!
  • Instant Messenger – Yes, IM Chat Using Your Favorite Instant Messenger
    Services Including Yahoo!, ICQ, AIM and GTalk
  • Multimedia Messaging – Yes, Send and Receive Picture and Video Messages
  • Text Messaging (SMS) – Yes, Send and Receive Text Messages
  • HTML Web Browsing – Yes, Rich Web Browsing For Desktop-like Experience
    Inline Video Streaming, Fast Downloads and More


  • Picture Caller ID – Yes
  • Custom Ringtones – Yes
  • MP3 Player – Yes, Media Player Music and Videos Supports AT&T Music,
    XM Radio, iTunes Playlists, and More
  • MP3 Ringtones – Yes
  • Polyphonic Ringtones – Yes
  • Customizable Graphics – Yes
  • Facebook – Yes, Downloadable
  • Games – Yes, Downloadable
  • Twitter – Yes, Downloadable
  • Photo Apps – Yes, Downloadable
  • Streaming Multimedia Support – Yes, Watch Streaming Video Including
    Mobile Video, Streaming Video and More
  • Ringer Profiles – Yes
  • MySpace – Yes, Downloadable

Digital Camera

  • Capture Modes – Yes, Multiple Capture Modes Including White Balance and
  • Camera Megapixels – 3.2 Megapixels
  • Digital Camera – Yes, 3.2 Megapixel Camera/ Camcorder With Flash and
    Easy Web Upload With Camera Connect
  • Zoom – Yes, 2x Digital Zoom
  • Video Capture / Camcorder – Yes, Record Video Clips To Share With
    Friends and Family
  • Dedicated Camera Key – Yes

BlackBerry Bold 9700 Advanced Features

  • QWERTY Keyboard – Yes, Full QWERTY Keyboard For Fast, Accurate Typing
    and Optical Trackpad For Navigation
  • Bluetooth Stereo Headset (A2DP) – Yes, Stream Music Wirelessly With
    Stereo Bluetooth Capable Headphones (Not Included)
  • Bluetooth Wireless Technology – Yes, Connect Wirelessly To Other
    Bluetooth Capable Devices Including Car Kits, Headphones, , Etc.
  • PC Synchronization – Yes
  • GPS Services Support – Yes, aGPS Supports Navigation In 20 Countries and
    AT&T Navigator For Mapping and Directions
  • Attachment Viewing and Editing (Word, Excel) – Yes, View and Edit Word,
    Excel, and PowerPoint Files With DataViz Documents; View-only For PDF
  • Use This Phone As A Modem – Yes, 3G and WiFi Tethering Capable For
    Laptop Connectivity

Core Features

  • Color – Charcoal Black
  • Color Main Display – 2.4", 480 x 360 Pixel, 65,000 Color, Half-VGA
  • Speakerphone – Yes, Full Duplex
  • Vibrate – Yes
  • Voice-activated Dialing – Yes
  • Voice Memo – Yes
  • Alarm – Yes
  • Calculator – Yes
  • Calendar – Yes
  • To-Do List – Yes
  • Style – Candy Bar
  • PDA Device – Yes


  • Battery Type – Li-Ion
  • Talk Time – Up To 6 Hours
  • Standby Time – Up To 19 Days

BlackBerry Bold 9700 Technical Specifications

  • Hearing Aid Compatible – Yes, M3/ T3
  • Dimensions – 4.3" x 2.4" x 0.6"
  • Weight – 4.3 oz
  • Expandable Memory Capacity – Store More Documents, Music, Photos and
    Videos With Up To 32GB microSD Card (2GB Card Pre-installed)
  • Network Compatibility – GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 and HSDPA 850, 1900,
  • Phonebook Capacity – No Maximum; Limited Only By Available Memory
  • Multiple Numbers Per Name – Yes
  • Platform / Operating System – BlackBerry OS 5.0
  • TTY Compatible – Yes
  • Data Download Speed – 3G/ HSDPA 3.6Mbps
  • Micro-USB Port – Yes
  • WiFi – Yes, WiFi-enabled To Connect To Wireless Networks (Hotspots) and
    FREE Accees To AT&T Hotspots
  • Processor Speed – 624 MHz
  • Predictive Text Entry – Yes, T9 and iTAP
  • Ringtone Types Supported – MIDI, SP-MDI, MP3, WAV
  • 3G Data Speeds – Yes, Where Available
  • Compatible Carrier – AT&T
  • Internationally Compatible – Yes, Data Capable In 185 Countries and
    Voice Roaming In Over 215 Countries (Roaming Fees Apply)
  • Built-In Memory – 256MB
  • Standard 3.5mm Stereo Headset Jack – Yes

Compatible Rate Plans

  • Device Supports AT&T High-End Voice Plans – Yes
  • Device Supports Blackberry Plans – Yes
  • Available For Purchase Without Service Plan – Yes
  • Device Supports Add-on Line Plans – Yes

Compatible Features

  • AT&T Voice Plan Options – Yes
  • AT&T GPS Plan Options – Yes
  • AT&T BlackBerry Plan Options – Yes
  • AT&T Messaging Plan Options – Ye

What Comes In The Box

  • Additional Items Included – Battery, Wall Charger, Stereo Headset, USB
    Cable, 2GB microSD Card, User Guide, CD, Carry Case