BlackBerry has revealed its next smartphone, the BlackBerry 9720, which runs the OS 7.1 in place of the restored BlackBerry 10 platform. The BlackBerry 9720 boasts aesthetics analogous to the company’s Curve series. It highlights a full physical QWERTY keyboard and a 2.8-inch touchscreen monitor with a pixels resolution of 360×480, sporting an image density of 214PPI. The smartphone runs BlackBerry 7 OS i.e. version 7.1.

BlackBerry 9720 OS 7 smartphone with touchscreen and QWERTY keyboard


According to the design, the flagship of BlackBerry, BlackBerry 9720 smartphone has made its looks very trendy. BlackBerry 9720 has dimensions 114 x 66 mm and thickness is of 12 mm and the weight is of 120 g. It comes in various colours like White, Black, Pure Pink, Blue and Purple. The BlackBerry 9720 has dedicated BBM Voice shortcut keys and BBM, located on the sides of the smartphone. It also has structures like FM Radio functionality with RDS.


Features of BlackBerry 9720 make it handier than the other handsets marketed these days. It has touchscreen of IPS capacitive type and offers 16M colours. It has 2.8 inches display screen, resolution of 480 x 360 pixels and the pixel density nearly equal to 214 PPI. It has also an optical track pad. It has various ringtones alert types, such as vibration, polyphonic (64) and MP3. It includes loudspeaker as well as a 3.5 mm audio jack.



BlackBerry 9720 runs the BlackBerry OS having 7.1 versions. It has features like BBM key, MP3/eAAC+/WAV/WMA/Flac player, MP4/ WMV/ H.263/H.264 player, document viewer, organizer, voice memo/dial, Predictive text input. It has several types of messaging services like SMS, Email, MMS, Push Email and IM. It has HTML browser, A-GPS support GPS service but do not support JAVA.

RAM and Processor

BlackBerry 9720 is powered by an 806 MHz Tavor MG1 processor and has RAM of 512 MB. It has CPU of        806 MHz Tavor MG1 and has proximity sensors.


The internal Storage capability of the BlackBerry 9720 is of 512 MB RAM and 512 MB ROM. Simultaneously with the design and colour options, users will be able to pick the BlackBerry 9720 because it has microSD card slot extended up to 32 GB.


BlackBerry 9720 has 5 MP rear or primary camera with a LED flash which has several features like geo-tagging and image stabilization. It has 2592×1944 pixels resolution and has no secondary or front camera.


The BlackBerry 9720 is provided with a Li-Ion 1450 mAh Battery. It allows up to 432 hours of Standby. It offers talk time up to 07 hours for all networks. Up to 30 hours of prolonged music playing is also supported by this smartphone.


The BlackBerry 9720 is packed with various connectivity options. It allows both GPRS and EDGE. It supports WLAN connections such as Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, Wi-Fi hotspot. It has Bluetooth of v2.1 with A2DP. MicroUSB v2.0 is also involved in the connectivity preferences. It also offers speed of HSUPA 5.76 Mbps and HSDPA 7.2 Mbps.

This article will help you to experience the several features of BlackBerry 9720.