|NOW COMPARING||Apple iPhone 4 (AT&T)||BlackBerry Torch 9810 (AT&T)|
|Expert Rating||4.0 out of 5||4.0 out of 5|
|User Rating||(729 User reviews)||(36 User reviews)|
The iPhone 4 offers enhanced performance, a lovely new display, and an improved design. It also adds a ton of sorely needed features, both by itself and through the iOS 4 update. Read More...
The RIM BlackBerry Torch 9810 has a sharp, colorful, and responsive touch screen along with a full slide-out keyboard. BlackBerry OS 7 promises support for augmented-reality apps, voice-activated universal search, a new Liquid Graphics technology, an improved Web browser, and more. Other upgrades include a 1.2GHz processor and 720p HD video recording. It's very affordable. Read More...
Multitasking entails some trade-offs, and home screen folders are limited to 12 apps. AT&T reception continues to be spotty, and you'll need a case for the best calling reception. Also, we'd prefer a 64GB model. Read More...
The BlackBerry Torch 9810's design is very similar to its predecessor, with the same feature set as before. Read More...
|CNET Bottom Line||
With the iPhone 4, Apple again shows that it is a powerful player in the smartphone wars. It won't be for everyone, the call quality and reception vary if you don't use a case, and AT&T's network remains a sticking point, but the handset's striking design, loaded feature set, and generally agreeable performance make it the best iPhone yet. Read More...
The BlackBerry Torch 9810 won't wow newcomers with its tired old design, but its affordable price and much-improved specs should keep BlackBerry enthusiasts satisfied. Read More...
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|Release Date||June 23, 2010||August 21, 2011|
|Operating System||iOS 5||BlackBerry 7 OS|
|Carrier Contract Price||$99.99||$49.99|
|Best Price Found||$0.00 (save 100%)||$0.00 (save 100%)|
|Average Used Price||$229.00||$189.00|
|# Active Listings||12,939 (Browse Listings)||78 (Browse Listings)|
|Display Resolution||960 X 640||640 X 480|
|Screen Size||3.5 inches||3.2 inches|
|Display Technology||IPS LCD||TFT|
|Pixel Density||330 ppi||250 ppi|
|Camera Quality||5 megapixels||5 megapixels|
|Maximum Video Resolution||720p|
|Front Facing Camera||0.3 megapixels|
|Camera Features||Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)
Touch to focus
Continuous autofocus in a video
LED Flash "
|Dimensions||4.54" x 2.31" x 0.37"||4.37" x 2.44" x 0.57"|
|CPU Spec||1 GHz Apple A4||1.2 GHz|
|# CPU Cores||Single Core||Single Core|
|More Specs||More Specs|
|Battery Technology||Li Ion|
|Talk Time||7 hours|
|Battery Capacity||1420 mAh||1270 mAh|
|Standby Time||300 hours|