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BlackBerry® Curve™ 8220

Smart, Sleek & Stylish Design

Small and compact, the BlackBerry Pearl Flip smartphone easily goes with you. It conveniently tucks into pockets and fits inside purses without taking up much space. And when you’re holding it in your hands, it’s light, looks and feels good and lets you decide how, what and who you connect to.

Features Available

  • Camera (2.0 MP)
  • Media Player
  • Video Recording
  • BlackBerry® Maps
  • Wireless email
  • Organizer
  • Browser
  • Phone
  • Corporate Data Access

Size and Weight

3.98 inches (101 mm)

1.97 inches (50 mm)

0.69 inches (17.5 mm)

3.6 ounces (102 grams)


  • Internal Display: High-resolution 240 x 320 color transmissive TFT LCD
  • External Display: High-resolution 128 x 160 color transmissive TFT LCD
  • Font size (user selectable)
  • Backlighting
  • Light sensing screen

Camera & Video Recording

  • Camera: 2.0 MP camera (JPEG encoding) with flash, digital zoom
  • Video Camera: Depending on the amount of built-in memory available for use, a third-party microSD card may need to be properly inserted into the BlackBerry smartphone to enable the video recording feature

Battery & Battery Life

  • Standby time: 14 days (336 hours)
  • Talk time: 4 hours
  • 900 mAhr removable/rechargeable cryptographic lithium cell

BlackBerry Maps

  • Preloaded with BlackBerry Maps
Data Input & Navigation
  • Trackball
  • SureType® QWERTY keyboard
  • Keyboard backlighting

Voice Input & Output

  • 3.5mm stereo headset capable
  • Integrated earpiece/ microphone
  • Built-in speakerphone
  • Bluetooth® v2.0; headset, hands-free and serial port profiles supported
  • M3, T4 Rating for hearing aids (PDF)

Media Player

  • Video format support: MPEG4 Part 2 Simple Profile, H.263, WMV
  • Audio format support: MP3, MIDI, AMR-NB, AAC/AAC+/eAAC+, WMA

Ringtones & Notifications

  • Polyphonic/MIDI ringtones
  • MP3 ringtones
  • Vibrate mode
  • LED indicator


  • Bluetooth v2.0; headset, hands-free and serial port profiles supported

Keyboard security

  • Password protection and keyboard lock
  • Support for AES or Triple DES encryption when integrated with BlackBerry® Enterprise Server
  • FIPS 140-2 Compliant (FIPS Validation In Progress)
  • Optional support for S/MIME

Wireless Networks

  • North America: 850 MHz GSM/GPRS networks
  • North America: 1900MHz GSM®/GPRS networks
  • Europe/Asia Pacific: 1800MHz GSM/GPRS networks
  • Europe/Asia Pacific: 900MHz GSM/GPRS networks
  • EDGE networks


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