The Blackberry Pearl 8220 is an expensive blaqckberry device, supportive for 65K colors. The size of the phone is 2.6 inches, having capacity to cover 240 x 320 pixels. What gives this device a huge look is its Half - QWERTY keyboard. The phone also has Trackball navigation. The weight of the phone is 102g making it a light weighted handset and the dimensions are in the figures of 101.1 x 50 x 17.5 mm giving the display screen a wide look. The gadget comes in Black. The device also has Secondary external 65K TFT display, 128x160 pixels. The most attracting feature of the device is definitely the sheen and the luster it has.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 does not have radio which is a drawback. In context of music, the phone has a Mp3 and Mp4 player.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 hs a very poor primary camera and that is of 2MP which covers tiny pixellete area in the figures of 1600x1200 pixels, alongwith LED flash. Facility of video is also there. However, no secondary camera is provided to people.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 has superb phonebook memory which records Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall. Call details can also be retrieved as call records are maintained. The internal memory is 75 MB and the card slot is microSD (TransFlash) up to 8GB
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 has Standard battery,Li-Ion 900 mAh with 336 hours stand by time and 4 hours talk time. However, battery life span depends upon its usage and the availability of network. Keeping in mind the above mentioned performance, we can say that the device is good enough.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 has speakerphones along with an audio jack of 3.5mm. People get alerts in the form of Vibration, MP3 ringtones.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 has the wireless connectivity in the form of bluetooth which is in the configuration of v2.0 with A2DP. The phone also has GPRS which is in the classification of Class 10 (4+1/3+2 slots), 32 - 48 kbps and the EDGE is known as Class 10, 236.8 kbps. The device also has USB as microUSB of version 2 enabling people to transfer data from PC to mobile and vice versa. The WLAN is known as Wi-Fi 802.11b/g. The phone does not have 3G which is a major drawback.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 supports SMS, MMS, Email, Instant Messaging, enabling people to keep connected from anywhere in the world. Facility of Instant Messaging is something which gives a unique experience.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 has an in built browser which is HTML. The java feature in the phone includes features BlackBerry maps, Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF), MP4/WMV/H.263/H.264 player, MP3/eAAC+/WMA player, Organizer and Voice memo/dial - giving any other device run for the money.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 supports single form of network viz 2G network which is in the configuration of GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900. One really cannot ignore the fact that the availability of network is operand friendly.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 is well equipped with games, claiming to give full entertainment to people.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 performers well and the sound quality is really an appreciable one.
The Blackberry Pearl 8220 is real good and has got a great design.