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Much like how dressing-up can make you feel confident about yourself, getting yourself a trendy smartphone makes you feel stylish and accomplished. The BlackBerry Storm 9530 is a smartphone that even the technology disinterested will take notice of. This RIM mobile phone features Class 10 GPRS, an extremely resourceful feature for the frequent traveler and the geographically disoriented. Use the 3.2 megpixel camera of this BlackBerry smartphone to take pictures of scenes and objects that intrigue and fascinate you. The 3.25-inch TFT touchscreen of this RIM mobile phone displays images and texts in distinct clarity. Applications run smoothly without lags or delays, as this BlackBerry smartphone is powered by 528 MHz processor. Chat nineteen to the dozen without worrying about battery charge, as the BlackBerry Storm 9530 smartphone supports a talk time of 5 hours and 30 minutes.
BlackBerry Storm 9530 - 1GB - Black (Verizon) Smartphone
pros: Sleek Many features Fun business savvy
cons: screen gap minor lag issues
Just another Blackberry? or is it one of the greatest improvements???
Blackberry: a company that has amazed us with there amazing cell phones for both the business person... See Full Review
pros: touch-screen, size, sturdy case
cons: bad battery life, no wi-fi, finicky on the touch screen.
Perhaps there is a reason there is a second one...
Lovely phone eh? One would think a touch-screen blackberry would be hands-down smashingly awesome. H... See Full Review
pros: Large screen, long battery life, full web use, data manipulation capabilities, e-mail capabilities, strong signal
cons: Painfully slow operating system, frequent "crashes" necessitating frequent "reboots," touch screen at times is unresponsive
While the sleek, professional look may entice some (as it did to me), its apparent user friendly "cl... See Full Review
pros: sleek, GPS enabled, good camera and video
cons: unreliable, had to replace twice in a years time
NOT the Perfect Storm - Blackberry 9530 Storm Smartphone
My seventeen year old son and I went into Verizon wireless to upgrade our phones. We have been Veriz... See Full Review
pros: Nice display,good QWERTY keyboard
cons: Spends a lot of time crashing and rebooting.
The Storm 9530 is my 3rd Blackberry product and my last. My Storm 9530 had to be replaced because it... See Full Review
pros: Battery life, beautiful screen, great reception, web browsing is nice.
cons: SurePress is mediocre. Typing is too much work. Weak camera app.
Blackberry Storm 9530 for Verizon Wireless
Display: The Storm has the most amazing screen I have ever personally seen on a cell phone, includin... See Full Review
cons: Poor touch screen, slow internet, lots and lots of bugs
Often Times Non-Responsive
I've had my Blackberry Storm long enough to become acquainted with it and all of it's "quirks". Bott... See Full Review
pros: First touch screen Blackberry. Faster processing than other Blackberry devices at the time of release.
cons: Buggy, laggy, slow, rusty, unsuuitable and premature operating system. Not as advertised! No Wi-Fi.
Never buy first generation anything... period!
I was so excited when I got the Blackberry Storm 9530 smart phone on the day it was released (N... See Full Review
pros: Limited. Looks cool???
cons: iPhone wanna be but fails miserably. WAY too many quirks for the solid Blackberry name.
Skip this Blackberry!
I have gone through almost all of the Verizon PDA type phones in the last few years. I kind of... See Full Review
pros: Web access is consistent. Great for email.
cons: Keys do not map correctly. Awkward typing. Missed calls. Bad quality on calls.
Worst phone I've ever bought
I purchased blackberry storms for myself and my son for Christmas 2008 totalling $500 (no plan upgra... See Full Review
|Power & Battery|
|QWERTY Physical Keyboard||No|
|Color Depth||16-bit (65000 colors)|
|Display Technology||TFT LCD|
|Display Resolution||480 x 360 pixels|
|Diagonal Screen Size||3.25 in.|
|Battery Type||Lithium Ion|
|Battery Talk Time||Up to 360 min|
|Battery Standby Time||Up to 356 hr|
|Battery Capacity||1400 mAh|
|Supported Flash Memory Cards||MicroSD|
|Network Technology||GSM / GPRS / EDGE / HSPA / WCDMA (UMTS)|
|Storage Capacity||1 GB|
|Cellular Band||GSM 850/900/1800/1900 (Quadband) WCDMA (UMTS) 2100 CDMA EVDO Rev. A 800/1900|
|Family Line||BlackBerry Storm|