Tuesday, February 1, 2011

BlackBerry Curve Touch specs leaked

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) is said to be launching a buttonless version of Curve. The specifications of the new RIM handset, reportedly called Curve Touch, have been published on a Blackberry blog, Crackberry.

According to Crackberry, "While the BlackBerry Apollo and Sedona are looking to be the next update to the entry level BlackBerry Curve line in a non-touchscreen format, following those devices a touchscreen variant is on the way."

Codenamed Malibu, and defined as an "accessible all-touch Blackberry", the smartphone is expected to run on Blackberry 6 Evolution OS. Proposed Specs according to Crackberry include:

Processor : Qualcomm MSM 8655 800MHz CPU

Radio : CDMA - EvDo Rev A

Display : 3.25" 480x360 HVGA

Navigation : Trackpad & Nav Keys

Keypad : Virtual QWERTY

Camera : 5 MP (with HD Video recording)

Memory : 1GB Flash + 512MB RAM, Hot Swap MicroSD slot

Wi-Fi : 802.11 b/g/n

GPS : Autonomous & A-GPS

Connectivity : NFC, Micro USB, Bluetooth 2.1

Sensors : Ambient Light Sensor, accelerometer