• BlackBerry Bold 9790 vs BlackBerry Curve 9360 vs Alcatel One Touch Star

Phone Comparison - BlackBerry Bold 9790 vs BlackBerry Curve 9360 vs Alcatel One Touch Star

general General Info

Manufacturer BlackBerry BlackBerry Alcatel
Announced November 2011 August 2011 February 2013
Status Available - December 2011 Available - August 2011 Available - March 2013
Colors Black Black, Purple Black, White, Orange
Form Factor Candybar Candybar Candybar
Dimension 110 x 60 x 11.4 mm
(4.33 x 2.36 x 0.45 in)
109 x 60 x 11 mm
(4.29 x 2.36 x 0.43 in)
117.9 x 60.8 x 9.7 mm
(4.64 x 2.39 x 0.38 in)
Weight 107 g (3.77 oz) 99 g (3.49 oz) 119.5 g (4.2.0.18 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - 6010
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - 6010D (SIM 1 & SIM 2)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 / 800
HSDPA 900 / 1700 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 900 / 1700 / 2100
HSDPA 900 / 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS BlackBerry OS 7.0 BlackBerry OS 7.0 Android OS, v4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Processor Marvel Tavor MG1 1 GHz 800MHz Dual-core 1 GHz
GPU -
RAM 768 MB 512 MB 512 MB
Internal Memory 8 GB storage 512 MB storage 4 GB (2.4 GB user available)
External Memory microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32 GB

display Display

Type TFT capacitive touchscreen TFT AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors TFT 16M colors
Size 2.45 inches 2.44 inches 4.0 inches
Resolution 480 x 360 pixels (245 ppi) 480 x 360 pixels (246 ppi) 480 x 800 pixels (233 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 28.14% 28.17% 63.66%
Multi-Touch yes no yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes yes
Radio No No -
Games Yes Yes Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592x1944 pixels 5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels 5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels
Flash LED flash LED flash LED flash
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, Image Stabilization Geo-tagging, Face Detection, Image Stabilization Auto focus, Geo-tagging
Video Yes, VGA Yes, VGA Yes
Front Camera No [Similar] No [Similar] Yes, VGA [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes Yes
3G HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA HSDPA, HSUPA
Bluetooth Yes, v2.1 with A2DP, EDR Yes, v2.1 with A2DP Yes, v4.0 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, UMA (carrier-dependent) Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, UMA (carrier-dependent) Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS support Yes
Browser HTML HTML HTML

memory User Memory

Internal 8 GB storage, 768 MB RAM 512 MB storage, 512 MB RAM 4 GB (2.4 GB user available), 512 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32 GB

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor not present proximity sensor not present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor not present accelerometer sensor not present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Standard battery, Li-Ion Standard battery, Li-Ion Li-Ion Battery
Capacity (JM-1) 1000 mAh 1500 mAh
Stand by Up to 432 h (2G)
Up to 408 h (3G)
Up to 336 h (2G)
Up to 288 h (3G)
Up to 300 h (2G)
Up to 280 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 5 h 10 min (2G)
Up to 5 h 20 min (3G)
Up to 5 h (2G)
Up to 5 h (3G)
Up to 4 h 30 min (2G)
Up to 3 h 30 min (3G)