Editors Liked

  • Very nice display for budget device
  • Excellent size and weight
  • Comes with Documents To Go
  • Capable camera
  • Lightweight, slim design
  • A full suite of BlackBerry services
  • Good call quality
  • DivX video playback support

Editors Didn't Like

  • Noticeable dip in performance whilst multitasking
  • Only VGA video recording
  • Portrait QWERTY keyboard a bit cramped
  • Onscreen typing can be a challenge sometimes
  • Battery life needs serious improvement
  • Pricey for the specs, yet unappealing to the typical BlackBerry user
  • Stiff volume rocker and camera keys
  • Fixed focus rear camera and no front facing cam
  • Limited processing power at 806MHz
  • Lack of interesting apps in the BlackBerry App World store
  • Occasionally over-sensitive touch-screen
  • Lack of social networking integration with contacts