BlackBerry® Pearl™ 3G smartphone

Product Description
The smallest BlackBerry smartphone yet, the BlackBerry Pearl 3G 9100 smartphone is as powerful as it is compact. This stylish world phone offers global 3G connectivity, a brilliant high-resolution screen, and an innovative keyboard with SureType technology that supports the advanced messaging features. It’s ideal for those who prefer a compact device, but still want a smartphone that delivers a full BlackBerry experience.The SureType keyboard anticipates your words for easy texting and e-mail. This unique predictive text technology, known as SureType, makes the Pearl 3G’s diminutive size possible. SureType also learns the words you use most often, further enhancing your typing speed.Enabled for use lightning quick HSPDA 3G network, you’ll be able to easily access the Internet as well as quickly download video, music and more.You’ll enjoy all the communication and connectivity features you’ve come to expect from a BlackBerry phone–including e-mail served up by the BlackBerry Internet Service and a full menu of messaging options (SMS, MMS, and IM). And with its Wireless-N Wi-Fi capabilities (802.11b/g/n), the Pearl 3G will receive Wi-Fi access at U.S. hotspots. You’ll be able to access BlackBerry App World to download applications from a broad and growing catalog of third-party mobile applications developed specifically for BlackBerry smartphones, including games, entertainment, social networking and sharing, news and weather, productivity and more. The Pearl 3G runs the BlackBerry OS 5, but it’s ready for upgrading to BlackBerry OS 6. A hot-swappable microSD/SDHC memory card slot provides additional storage for multimedia files and archiving applications. Other features include a 3.2-megapixel camera/camcorder, Bluetooth 2.1 connectivity for hands-free devices and stereo music streaming, visual voicemail for easier access and response to voicemails, and up to 5.5 hours of talk time.

Specs at a glance
  • BlackBerry® Pearl™ 3G smartphone
    256 MB onboard memory
    2 GB media card included
  • Wi-Fi
  • GPS
  • 3G
  • 3.2 MP
  • Video
Size & weight
Height 4.25 in / 108 mm
Width 1.97 in / 50 mm
Depth 0.52 in / 13.3 mm
Weight 3.3 oz / 93 g
  • High-resolution 360×400 pixel color display
  • Light sensitive screen
  • User-selectable font size
Battery & battery life
    • 1150 mAHr removable / rechargeable lithium-ion battery
    • Talk time: up to 5 hours (GSM®), up to 5.5 hours (UMTS®)
    • Standby time: up to 18 days / 432 hours (GSM), up to 13
      days / 312 hours (UMTS)
    • Music playback time: up to 30 hours
    • 256 MB onboard memory
    • 2 GB media card included
    • Expandable memory with support for microSD cards
Ringtones & notifications
  • AMR, AAC, WAV, MP3, MIDI, WMA, MP4, M4A, QCP ringtones
  • Vibrate mode
  • LED indicator
Typing & navigation
  • Optical trackpad located on the front face
  • 20-key condensed QWERTY keyboard
  • SureType® technology
  • ESC key to right of trackpad
  • Menu key to left of trackpad
  • Keyboard backlighting