BlackBerry Torch


Reviews & hands-on

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    BlackBerry Torch 9810 review

    By 17 January 2012

    There are now two BlackBerry Torch models in RIM's armoury: the 9810 we're reviewing here and the 9860 that we've previously reviewed. The 9810 is a slider phone packing a full QWERTY keyboard essentially the same design as the phone it replaces, the...

  • Phones 3.5 out of 5

    BlackBerry Torch 9860 review

    By 3 October 2011

    The BlackBerry Torch 9860 is a 3.7-inch touchscreen smartphone, sweeping aside the Storm name to give RIM another crack at a keyboardless device. It arrives with BlackBerry OS7, the same as the BlackBerry Bold 9900 which we reviewed recently, but offering...

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    BlackBerry Torch 9850/9860 All Touch hands-on

    By 3 August 2011

    We don't want to say it, but the new All Touch is basically the Storm with a different name. BlackBerry have clearly been careful to ditch the Storm tag in order to distance themselves from the mistakes of the original. The handset definitely looks and...

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    BlackBerry Torch 9810 hands-on

    By 3 August 2011

    The original BlackBerry Torch was a decent QWERTY/Touch experiment from RIM, but fell short in the processor and operating system department. Now BlackBerry is back with the 9810 and a totally revamped spec sheet which it hopes to catapult the Torch into...

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    White BlackBerry Torch hands on

    By 28 January 2011

    RIM has really stuck the boot into Apple as of late. Not content with doing what the Cupertino collective seemingly couldn't - releasing a white version of one of its latest handsets, the BlackBerry Bold 9780 - the cheeky Canadians have gone and pulled...

  • Phones 3.5 out of 5

    BlackBerry Torch review

    By 21 September 2010

    The BlackBerry Torch, or 9800 for those keeping track of the numbers, brings with it a design we don't see too often in mobile phone handsets - the full QWERTY vertical touchscreen slider. The most notable device of this design in recent times was the...

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    First Look: BlackBerry Torch review

    By 3 August 2010

    Research In Motion has announced a successor to the BlackBerry Storm and BlackBerry Bold, merging two of its flagship handsets to create a new line that offers both a QWERTY keyboard and touchscreen experience. But has it created a prodigal son, or a...