Phone Comparison - BlackBerry Curve 9220 vs Nokia Asha 503 Dual SIM

BlackBerry Curve 9220
blackberry curve 9220
Nokia Asha 503 Dual SIM
nokia asha 503 dual sim
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general General Info

Manufacturer BlackBerry Nokia
Announced April 2012 October 2013
Status Available - May 2012 Coming Soon - Q4 2013
Colors Black, Fuchsia Pink, Pure White, Teal Blue Yellow, black, green, red, blue, white
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 109 x 60 x 12.7 mm
(4.29 x 2.36 x 0.5 in)
102.6 x 60.6 x 12.7 mm
(4.04 x 2.39 x 0.5 in)
Weight 102 g (3.6 oz) 111.4 g (3.92.0.14 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS BlackBerry OS 7.1 Nokia Asha software platform 1.2
Processor -
GPU -
RAM 512 MB [Browse Similar] 64 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 512 MB ROM N/A
External Memory microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 4 GB card included

display Display

Type TFT TFT capacitive touchscreen
Colors 65K colors 256K colors
Size 2.44 inches [Similar] 3.0 inches [Similar]
Resolution 320 x 240 pixels (164 ppi) 240 x 320 pixels (133 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 28.17% 45.05%
Multi-Touch no yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS Stereo FM radio
Games Yes Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 2 MP, 1600x1200 pixels [Similar] 5 MP, 2592x1944 pixels [Similar]
Flash No LED flash
Features -
Video Yes Yes, QVGA@15fps
Front Camera No [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Up to 85.6 kbps
Edge Yes Up to 236.8 kbps
3G No HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Bluetooth Yes, v2.1 with A2DP Yes, v3.0 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS No No
Browser HTML WAP 2.0/xHTML

memory User Memory

Internal 512 MB ROM, 512 MB RAM 64 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32 GB, 4 GB card included

Apps Sensors

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

battery Battery

Type Standard battery, Li-Ion Li-Ion Battery (BL-4U)
Capacity 1450 mAh 1200 mAh
Stand by Up to 432 h Up to 480 h (2G)
Up to 480 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 7 h Up to 12 h (2G)
Up to 4 h 30 min (3G)