Editors Liked

  • As fast as Bold 9900, More real estate than Bold 9900, Crisp and bright screen, Great form factor combining touchscreen and keyboard, Solid build
  • The RIM BlackBerry Torch 9810 has a sharp and vibrant touch screen, a decent physical keyboard, BlackBerry 7 OS, a 1.2GHz processor, and 720p HD video recording
  • Much more responsive platform experience, Vastly superior web browsing performance
  • Great screen, amazing keyboard, speedy processor
  • Fast processor, Good screen, Great media playback, Fast browser
  • Solid build quality, excellent display, good performance with smooth and responsive OS, excellent social media integration messaging experience, great call quality
  • Speedy UI and camera, Excellent battery life, Very good keyboard, Uses less data than other smartphones
  • Solid hardware build, highres display, fantastic camera, dependable keyboard
  • Excellent battery life, Responsive touchscreen via Liquid Graphics, Solid improvement over 9800
  • Faster data speeds, faster CPU, improved web browser

Editors Didn't Like

  • Poor camera performance in low light conditions; No space key for password fields
  • The RIM BlackBerry Torch 9810's design is similar to a previous generation model, and it is far more expensive than the AT&T version of the same phone
  • Recycled design, Not enough new features with OS 7, Outdated right from the start
  • It’s huge and heavy, while the app store still leaves much to be desired.Look and Feel
  • Unstable OS 7, Quality of captured images is below average, Tad expensive
  • Keyboard is a bit cramped, not the slickest user interface around, no frontfacing camera
  • Brand-new OS already feels old, Very few apps, Over-reports signal strength
  • Mediocre battery life for a BlackBerry, OS looks nice but feels dated, bad lags at times
  • User Interface, Outdated design, Limited app support
  • OS 7 feels out of date, 3rd party apps weak, keyboard is cramped