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BlackBerry Curve 8520

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This follow-up to the Curve 8320 is slightly lighter and thinner, while switching to an optical direction control and rubberized sides. It also adds video capture, although other features are similar, including Wi-Fi with UMA, 2 megapixel camera, music player, stereo Bluetooth, 3.5mm headphone jack, and memory card slot.

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Specs

 
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Modes
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM / EDGE  (2G)
850  Cellular  Americas, Oceania, Brazil, Israel
900  Europe, Asia, Africa
1800  DCS  Europe, Asia, Africa
1900  PCS  Americas
Weight 3.73 oz   (106 g)
Dimensions 4.29" x 2.36" x 0.54"   (109 x 60 x 13.7 mm)
Battery Talk: 4.5 hours max.   (270 minutes)
Standby: 408 hours max.   (17 days)
1150 mAh LiIon, Removable
Display Type: LCD (Color TFT/TFD)
Resolution: 320 x 240 pixels (QVGA)
2.6"   diagonal
Colors: 65,536 (16-bit)
OS / Platform BlackBerry OS
Processor 512 MHz
Memory 133 MB internal storage, available to user
SIM card size Traditional / Mini (2FF)
FCC ID L6ARCG40GW » (Approved Jul 1, 2009)

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Features

 
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Fingerprint Reader -
Flashlight -
GPS / Location -
NFC -
Ruggedized -
Wireless Charging -
Accessibility
Adjustable Text Size Yes
Hearing Aid Compatible -
Multiple Languages Yes
TTY/TDD (Digital) Yes
Alerts
External Display -
Polyphonic Ringtones Chords: 32
Ringer Profiles Yes
Vibrate Yes
Connectivity
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP 1.1, HFP 1.5, OPP, DUN, PBA, A2DP 1.2, AVRC 1.3, SAP 1.1
2.0+EDR
Infrared (IR) -
Mobile Hotspot -
PC Sync -
SDIO -
USB supports mass storage mode
Wi-Fi Version(s): 802.11 b/g
supports WPA/WPA2 Personal and Enterprise, WMM
Contacts
Multiple Numbers per Name Yes
Picture ID Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Voice Dialing Type: Speaker-independent (automatic)
Customization
Changeable Faceplates -
Custom Graphics Yes
Custom Ringtones Yes
Real-Music Ringers Supported Formats: MP3
Data & Network
Data Tethering Yes
External Antenna Jack -
Flight Mode Yes
GAIT -
High-Speed Data Technology: EDGE
UMA Yes
WAP / Web Browser supports RSS
Input
Key Lock Switch -
Predictive Text Entry -
Side Keys Yes
Text Keyboard, Hardware Layout: QWERTY
Touch Screen -
Memory
Hard Drive -
Memory Card Slot Card Type: microSD (TransFlash)
up to 32 GB
Messaging
Email Client supports push, attachments
EMS / Picture Messaging -
Instant Messaging Yes
MMS Yes
Text Messaging (SMS) Yes
Text Messaging Templates -
Music
FM Radio -
FM Transmitter -
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) Yes
Music Player supports playlists
Stereo Speakers -
Photo & Video
Camera Resolution: 2+ megapixel
DLNA -
Front-Facing Camera -
Live TV -
Miracast -
PictBridge -
Streaming Video -
TV Output -
Video Capture Resolution: QVGA (320 x 240)
Video Sharing -
Productivity
Alarm Yes
Calculator Yes
Calendar Yes
ECML / Digital Wallet -
SyncML -
To-Do List Yes
Voice Memo Yes
Software
BREW -
Games Yes
Java (J2ME) Yes
Voice
Call Screening -
HD Voice -
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) -
Push-To-Talk -
Speaker Phone Yes

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