RIM BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330 Nokia E5

RIM BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330 vs Nokia E5

RIM BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330

Reasons to consider the BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330

3G, RIM BlackBerry OS 5.0
Weight Lighter 105 g vs 126 g Around 20% lighter
Bluetooth Slightly newer bluetooth support 2.1 vs 2.0 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Nokia E5

Reasons to consider the E5

3.5G, Nokia Symbian OS 9.3
Multitasking Runs multiple apps at once Yes vs No Switch between running apps, surf the web while talking on skype for example
FM Radio Built-in FM radio Yes vs No Listen to your music and news from your favorite radio stations wherever you are
GPS Has an assisted GPS Assisted GPS vs GPS Assisted GPS can pinpoint your location much faster
Standby time Significantly more standby time 26 days vs 10.5 days Around 2.5x more standby time, less frequent charging
Camera resolution Higher resolution camera 5 MP vs 2 MP Take photos with 2.5x more detail for larger prints
Network Slightly faster max data speeds HSDPA (7.2 mbps) vs 1xEV-DO rev. A (3.1 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (around 2.5x faster)
Thickness Slightly thinner 13 mm vs 14 mm Around 10% thinner
Talk time Slightly more talk time 7.5 hours vs 4.5 hours Around 70% more talk time per battery charge


Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Keyboard Have full keyboards
QWERTY keyboard
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
Touchscreen Neither have touchscreens
No touching, keys and/or pointer only
Accelerometer Neither has an accelerometer
No motion detection
App store App store(s) have fewer apps than some
BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330BlackBerry App World
E5Nokia Ovi Store
Wifi Slower wifi than average
802.11g (54 mbps)
Numeric keypad Neither has a numeric keypad
Its often harder to dial numbers with a touch screen or keyboard
Screen size Very small screens


Nokia E5 RIM BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330 Nokia E5 RIM BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330


Which phone do you like, and why?

Showing 1 comments

Ibnulsharar1 (5:11 PM, May 07, 2011)
Well, cant the bb multi-task just as the Nokia E5 ??