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Features and Accessories for the Blackberry Torch}

June 26th, 2011 No comments

Many accessories have been prepared to accommodate the new BlackBerry torch, the latest offering from Research in Motion.

Accessories such as cases, holsters, chargers, extra batteries, and hands free kits help boost the functionality and efficiency of the phone. Other accessories are not designed to increase your efficiency as much as they are designed to protect your Blackberry Torch, or in some cases, protect you or other people from injury due to distraction when using your smart phone (they call them Crackberries for a reason).

A Blackberry Torch case is a useful accessory to protect your new investment from any kind of damage. This little smart phone is tough and comes with reinforced layers to help reduce accidental damage. However, any smart phone is still susceptible to damage, and this is where a good case comes in. A leather, plastic, or hard shell case can make the difference between your Blackberry Torch cracking when it falls on the floor or gets hit by something. It is also possible to buy clear cases to enable you to see the body of your Torch while having it protected.

Another important accessory you should consider for your Blackberry Torch is something to ensure the good condition of the screen. A Blackberry Torch screen protector is a good idea if you plan to take your phone everywhere with you, as it can keep your screen from becoming scratched, dinged, or worst of all, broken. No matter how careful you are with a smart phone, it can be damaged at anytime at the nearest mishap or other unfortunate accident. Modern screen protectors will allow you to use your screen efficiently without compromising its security.

The Blackberry Torch offers a number of features smart phone addicts will enjoy, including a 5 megapixel built in camera that includes flash, face detection, auto focus, scene modes, image stabilization, video recording, and zoom technology. This camera allows you to take pictures with better clarity on the go when you don’t have an actual camera with you. The video camera included in the Torch can capture continuous video at 640 x 480 resolution, which is more than enough for a regular television.

This is definitely the smartest device that Blackberry has even engineered. Not only does it come with a 624 MHz processor and 512 mb of internal flash memory, it includes the latest Blackberry operating system, Blackberry 6, which will allow you to make your smart phone even smarter. The 1270 mAh battery included with the Blackberry Torch will allow you to talk, surf, text, and chat for longer than ever, and the wireless capabilities mean you will almost never be out of a signal.

With accessories users will find that this is one of the best smart phones currently out on the market. Blackberry Torch accessories not only add protection they also increase and enhance functionality. What this means is that accessories will help your device last a long time and will help you get the most out of it.

Comparing PDA Devices to the Blackberry Torch

May 7th, 2011 No comments

The BlackBerry torch is a recently released Blackberry phone which was designed to be more competitive in a modern smart phone market. In order to better compete with the iPhone and a variety of Android hardware, The BlackBerry Torch sports a variety of new features, both hardware and software. A lot of the Torch’s features are a first in terms of BlackBerry phones go, but not so much against the other Android phones.

On the software side, it runs BlackBerry’s new OS 6. This updated OS is designed specifically to compete against the other Android phones. The integrated Webkit based browser is a lot better than the previous version. Older versions of BlackBerry’s browser were clearly mobile browsers, because of their limited functionality and slow speeds. On the other hand, the Android operating system ran browsers as easy to use as any desktop computer. The new browser puts Blackberry up there with Android . The Torch also supports a unique navigation scheme. Large icons on the home screen make it easy to navigate to different parts of the phone, and are customizable.

On the hardware side, the Torch is clearly a BlackBerry phone. It is Blackberry’s first slider phone, but nevertheless still has a keyboard. Seeing how most Android phones are touch screen based only, that makes the Torch a bit unique.. The Torch also bears resemblance to many previous BlackBerry phones, with its slightly oval design, whereas many Android phones are designed to be a lot more box-y. Although the hardware isn’t completely unique, it’s nice to see people who prefer BlackBerry phones and still want to have Android based features.

Just like with any smart phone, accessories are essential for protection and to increase functionality of the device. Common types of BlackBerry Torch accessories include BlackBerry Torch screen protectors and BlackBerry Torch cases. You will probably want to protect your phone, to make sure it stays in good condition for a long time. After all, the typical life cycle of a phone is two years, so you will want to make sure it lasts. The Torch is a nice piece of hardware, but it certainly isn’t indestructible, and you will want to keep it safe.

Overall the BlackBerry Torch is a nice phone. Unfortunately, it’s still a tad bit difficult to point out what exactly makes this totally unique from most Android phones. It mostly feels like BlackBerry’s attempt to catch up with the Android phones, which they did well, but they didn’t really surpass any of them. The biggest difference between the Torch and any Android phone is simply that the Torch is a BlackBerry phone. The Torch has been Android-ized somewhat, but still bears many resemblances, both in hardware and software, to older Blackberry phones, and it hasn’t really excelled above Android phones in any way. With everything that has been said, the Torch is a great phone, and is a good phone to consider getting.

Must Have Cases for the Blackberry Torch

April 19th, 2011 No comments

The most sold accessories regarding cell phones is arguably cases. Without a case a cell phone can be vulnerable to damage or breaking. The Blackberry Torch accessories offer many types of Blackberry Torch cases and accessories that are specifically designed for Blackberry phones. There are side cases, holsters, pocket pouches, form fitting, skin cases, flip lids, leather, metal, hard, battery fit, weather resistant, spare clip, and organizer cases.

A leather holster case comes in a specially indented leather holster that fits the cell phone snugly inside of a soft inner pouch that will keep the phone from activating automatically. The holster comes with a pull over magnetic closure and a clip in the back that swivels. Because of the handy clip; users are able to clip it onto any belt or purse. It can also be turned sideways when a person sits down. All cases are designed to increase protection and add style to the device. The Blackberry Torch phone also has personal notification settings that can be done in-holster. The holsters will automatically shut the screen off, in return you will have more battery life for when you need it.

This Curve holster is for the 8520, 3G, and 8530 Curve smart phones. The cases come with custom-made designs, swivel clip on device, and a personal notification system that can be set for whether the phone is in or out of the holster. The holster helps keep the battery life of the phone with less missed calls by automatically shutting the screen off. The clip can be swiveled to the side when a person sits down.

The Blackberry Torch holster is for the 9700 and 9780 Blackberry Bold and the 8900, 3G, 8530, and 8520 Blackberry Curve phones. The holster has a specific built-in proximity sensor that shuts the screen off to help preserve the battery. It also has a notification system that can be set for whether the phone is in or out of the holster. It comes with a clip that can swivel depending on whether the person is sitting or standing. The inside of the holster will keep your device from dialing accidently.

 These fashionable Blackberry Torch cases are called the Milante Abruzzi. They are a cross between a European and Italian style case that emits quality and sophistication through its in vogue stitch designs. The Milante also has a proximity sensor that turns the screen off to help preserve the battery.

The Blackberry Hard Case has a hard shell two piece snap on that does not change the style of the sleek phone. The hard shell has cut outs so that the device features are still handy for users to work with by leaving the screen uncovered. These two piece cases will protect the device without shutting off the screen.

There are many different cases to choose from. Some cases will offer protection, while others will offer style and flair. At the end of the day it is the user’s decision to choose what kind of case he or she wants.