Torch 9800 VS Torch 9850

The BlackBerry Torch 9850 has better specifications than the BlackBerry Torch 9800

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BlackBerry Torch 9800 VS BlackBerry Torch 9850

 
Torch 9800 Torch 9850
 
The BlackBerry Torch 9800 and the BlackBerry Torch 9850 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 Torch 9800 is thicker at 14.6mm
2
The Torch 9850 is thinner at 11.5mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Torch 9800 has a greater cubic volume of 1569956.25
2
The Torch 9850 has a smaller cubic volume of 1336875
Less Weight
0
The Torch 9800 heavier at 161 grams
2
The Torch 9850 lighter at 135 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Torch 9800 features a smaller 3.2" display
2
The Torch 9850 features a bigger 3.7" display
Pixel Density
0
The Torch 9800 has lower pixel density at 188 ppi
2
The Torch 9850 has a higher pixel density at 252 ppi
Newer
0
The Torch 9800 is older and was released on 08/2010
1
The Torch 9850 is newer and was released on 08/2011
Standby Time
1
The Torch 9800 can last more around 432 hours
0
The Torch 9850 can last less around 320 hours
Talk Time
0
The Torch 9800 can last less around 5 hours
2
The Torch 9850 can last more around 6.5 hours
Camera
1
The Torch 9850 has a 5mp camera
1
The Torch 9850 has a 5mp camera
Total Points
2 14
Total Score
13% 88%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the BlackBerry Torch 9800 and the BlackBerry Torch 9850 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the BlackBerry Torch 9850 has better specifications than the BlackBerry Torch 9800, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the BlackBerry Torch 9850. Note that the Torch 9800 has 4 GB storage, 512 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM internal storage compared to 4 GB internal storage found in the Torch 9850 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 Torch 9800 or the BlackBerry Torch 9850

Availability

Announced on
August 2010 August 2011
Available
August 2010 September 2011

Battery

Capacity
1300 mAh 1230mAh
Standby Time
432 hours 320 hours
Talk Time
5 hours 7 hours
Type
Lithum Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Speed
624MHz 1.2GHz

Camera

Main
5mp (2592x1944) 5mp (2592x1944)
Video
VGA 720p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
2.1 (A2DP) 2.1 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 10, 236.8 kbps YES
GPRS
Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps YES
GPS
YES YES
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA HSDPA, 14.4 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
NFC
- YES
USB
microUSB v2.0 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, UMA (carrier-dependent) Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
360x480 pixels 480x800 pixels
Size
3.2 inches 3.7 inches
Type
TFT capacitive touchscreen TFT capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 OR CDMA 800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 1900, 2100 /800 HSDPA 2100
Form Factor
Slider Slate
Price Range
$500+ $300-$500

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 16GB, 4GB included microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
4 GB storage, 512 MB RAM, 512 MB ROM 4 GB
Ram
512MB 768 MB

Operating System

Type
BlackBerry OS BlackBerry OS
Version
- 7

Other Features

Physical keyboard
YES -

Size and Weight

Depth
14.6 mm (0.57 inches) 11.5 mm (0.45 inches)
Height
111.0 mm (4.33 inches) 120.0 mm (4.68 inches)
Weight
161 grams (5.6 ounces) 135 grams (4.7 ounces)
Width
62.0 mm (2.42 inches) 62.0 mm (2.42 inches)