Bold 9700 VS Corby Beat

The Samsung Corby Beat has better specifications than the BlackBerry Bold 9700

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BlackBerry Bold 9700 VS Samsung Corby Beat

 
Bold 9700 Corby Beat
 
The BlackBerry Bold 9700 and the Samsung Corby Beat are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
0
The Bold 9700 is thicker at 14mm
2
The Corby Beat is thinner at 12.4mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Bold 9700 has a greater cubic volume of 1430625
2
The Corby Beat has a smaller cubic volume of 1149421.875
Less Weight
0
The Bold 9700 heavier at 122 grams
2
The Corby Beat lighter at 97 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Bold 9700 features a smaller 2.44" display
2
The Corby Beat features a bigger 2.8" display
Pixel Density
2
The Bold 9700 has a higher pixel density at 246 ppi
0
The Corby Beat has lower pixel density at 143 ppi
Newer
0
The Bold 9700 is older and was released on 10/2009
1
The Corby Beat is newer and was released on 02/2010
Standby Time
1
The Bold 9700 can last more around 408 hours
0
The Corby Beat can last less around 300 hours
Talk Time
2
The Bold 9700 can last more around 6 hours
0
The Corby Beat can last less around 3 hours
Camera
2
The Corby Beat has a 3mp camera
0
The Corby Beat has a 2mp camera
Total Points
7 9
Total Score
44% 56%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the BlackBerry Bold 9700 and the Samsung Corby Beat to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Samsung Corby Beat has better specifications than the BlackBerry Bold 9700. Note that the Bold 9700 has 256MB storage, 256 MB RAM internal storage compared to 50 MB internal storage found in the Corby Beat currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the BlackBerry Bold 9700 or the Samsung Corby Beat

Availability

Announced on
October 2009 February 2010
Available
November 2009 April 2010

Battery

Capacity
1500 mAh 960 mAh
Standby Time
408 hours 300 hours
Talk Time
6 hours 3 hours
Type
Lithum Ion Lithum Ion

Camera

Main
3mp (2048x1536) 2mp (1600x1200)
Video
YES 320x240

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 (A2DP) 2.1 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 10, 236.8 kbps Class 10, 236.8 kbps
GPRS
Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps
GPS
YES -
HSCSD
HSDPA, 3.6 Mbps -
USB
microUSB v2.0 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, UMA Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g

Display

Colors
65.5 thousand 262.1 thousand
Resolution
480x360 pixels 240 x 320 pixels
Size
2.44 inches 2.8 inches
Type
TFT TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 1900, 2100 -
Alias
- M3710
Form Factor
Candybar Slate
Price Range
$300-$500 $75-$150

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 16GB, 2GB included microSD, up to 16GB
Internal
256MB storage, 256 MB RAM 50 MB
Phonebook
- 1000 entries
Ram
256MB -

Operating System

Type
BlackBerry OS -
Version
5 -

Size and Weight

Depth
14.0 mm (0.55 inches) 12.4 mm (0.48 inches)
Height
109.0 mm (4.25 inches) 105.0 mm (4.10 inches)
Weight
122 grams (4.3 ounces) 97 grams (3.4 ounces)
Width
60.0 mm (2.34 inches) 56.5 mm (2.20 inches)