BlackBerry 9720

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Key Specs
  • Display 2.80-inch (360x480)
  • Processor Marvell Tavor MG1
  • Front Camera No
  • Rear Camera 5MP
  • RAM 512MB
  • Storage 512MB
  • Battery Capacity 1450mAh
  • OS BlackBerry OS 7.1
  • Market StatusReleased
  • Release DateAugust 2013

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BlackBerry 9720 Review

  • Design
  • Display
  • Software
  • Performance
  • Battery Life
  • Camera
  • Value for Money
  • Good
  • Good physical keyboard
  • Decent battery backup
  • Bad
  • Runs the outdated BB 7.1 OS
  • Less memory (RAM) affects performance occasionally
  • Overpriced

Earlier this year, BlackBerry unveiled the BlackBerry Z10, Q10 and Q5 smartphones that run on BlackBerry 10 OS, the company's brand new mobile operating system. However, BlackBerry did mention that it will continue to sell phones that were based on its legacy OS, BlackBerry 7 OS.

BlackBerry 9720 Summary

BlackBerry 9720 smartphone was launched in August 2013. The phone comes with a 2.80-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 360x480 pixels at a pixel density of 214 pixels per inch (ppi). BlackBerry 9720 is powered by an 806 MHz one-core Marvell Tavor MG1 processor. It comes with 512MB of RAM. The BlackBerry 9720 runs BlackBerry OS 7.1 and is powered by a 1450mAh removable battery.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the BlackBerry 9720 on the rear packs 5-megapixel camera.

BlackBerry 9720 based on BlackBerry OS 7.1 and packs 512MB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 32GB). The BlackBerry 9720 is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Regular-SIM card. The BlackBerry 9720 measures 114.00 x 66.00 x 12.07mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 120.00 grams. It was launched in Black and White colours.

Connectivity options on the BlackBerry 9720 include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth v2.10, FM radio, and 3G. Sensors on the phone include ambient light sensor and proximity sensor.

As of 27th May 2020, BlackBerry 9720 price in India starts at Rs. 9,500.

BlackBerry 9720 Full Specifications

Brand BlackBerry
Model 9720
Release date August 2013
Form factor QWERTY
Dimensions (mm) 114.00 x 66.00 x 12.07
Weight (g) 120.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 1450
Removable battery Yes
Colours Black, White
Screen size (inches) 2.80
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 360x480 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI) 214
Processor 806 MHz one-core
Processor make Marvell Tavor MG1
Internal storage 512MB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 32
Rear camera 5-megapixel
Rear flash Yes
Front camera No
Operating system BlackBerry OS 7.1
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, v 2.10
Infrared No
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 1
Wi-Fi Direct No
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL) No
SIM Type Regular
3G Yes
4G/ LTE No
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) No
Compass/ Magnetometer No
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer No
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope No
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No
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    Jaswinder Singh (May 27, 2019) on Gadgets 360 Recommends
    Nice mobile
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    Amazon Customer (Sep 19, 2019) on Amazon
    Good quality
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  • Good product
    Rahul Raj (Sep 11, 2019) on Amazon
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  • Excellent built quality and display
    Nadimpalli Madhu Varma (Aug 21, 2019) on Flipkart
    Have been using for 11 months now. Has been wonderful. Display is simply superb. build quality is very good. There is no lag surfing net which i extensively use . But have I have no experience with games on this phone.
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  • Great phone with great price
    Amitava (Aug 17, 2017) on Amazon
    Great phone with great price, great body to screen ratio... Batterry life quite good.Only con found is security features like finger print sensor not available.
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  • Five Stars
    Shubham Yadav (Aug 17, 2017) on Amazon
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  • Bomb phone! Loved it!
    Aditya J. (Aug 17, 2017) on Amazon
    Amazing Display, Good Battery Backup, Satisfactory camera, flawless Performance.
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  • Five Stars
    Gurpreet (Aug 17, 2017) on Amazon
    amazing product. Value for money in Exchange. Got good exchange for my old phone.
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    Ravindra (Sep 2, 2017) on Amazon
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  • Compact beauty!
    Niranjan B (Sep 1, 2017) on Amazon
    Buy this phone if you:-Care for branded and non-Chinese phones-Have a small palm or need a compact phone-Want a eye-popping beautiful phone-Care for a high resolution screen multimedia phone-Need a Dual nano sim+Memory card phone-want a made in India phoneDon't buy if you:-Need a beast-Compare numbers and benchmarks to the last decimal numberSpecial features:-crystal clear display-superb body to display ratio-rounded display edges-double tap screen to lock-unlock-Latest Android version and featuresPlus:No heating issuesDecent camera performance and qualityValue for money (with discounts and exchange offers) @ 12,000
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