'The BlackBerry 8700g's keyboard feels a bit cheap and slippery.'
'the speakerphone is very loud.'
'134g RIM BlackBerry 8700g Strong email and browser features'
'bright, 2.5-inch QVGA display'
'Though BlackBerry devices have packed in phones for years, holding them up to your head has always felt and looked awkward.'
'It's often difficult to find the sweet spot for both the earpiece and microphone.'
'It's slender and slab-like, comfortable in the hand, with the usual full QWERTY keyboard and a bright 160-by-240 color screen that looks especially good in sunlight.'
'Slow Web browsing.'
'Unfortunately, the 7105t is no real prize as a phone.'
'new scratch-resistant, easy-to-read high-resolution color screen'
'Lacks speakerphone and memory-expansion slot.'
'We were able to download the complex PC Magazine home page and see most elements--no mean feat--but the wait time of about a minute (with four bars of signal strength) was too long.'
'I had it for three days even in NYC the battery life was not great and calls dropped'
'The phone was able to take a 4GB Kingston microSD card to hold music and video, and it comes with Roxio software that automatically transcodes your videos into a format that works on the phone.'
'A few dropped calls when switching between Wi-Fi and GSM'
'For those who are technically minded, UMA works only with GSM and it's technically not VoIP as are SIP services.'
'Lacks camera and stereo Bluetooth'
'some themes including the default theme might make the screen seem dim'
'this certainly applies to the design of the entire BlackBerry 8700 series.'
'Verizon Wireless customers can use their BlackBerry 8703e handset as a modem and get BroadbandAccess on Verizon Wireless' award-winning Evolution-Data Optimized (EV-DO) network.'
'Both carriers' phones are short on multimedia features.'
'the BlackBerry interface will seem archaic.'
'multimedia features are sparse.'
'premium phone features'
'decent phone prowess'
'the two-letters-to-a-key SureType thumbboard (a fixture of the 7130 series) takes time to master.'
'consumer-friendly and compact'
'Since the BlackBerry e-mail system is optimized for slower networks, the fast EV-DO network doesn't shine quite as brightly when you're using the BlackBerry as a handheld.'
'Unfortunately, Bluetooth dial-up networking isn't supported.'
'Unfortunately, this standard cell phone also has some major flaws, especially when it comes to making calls.'
'new layout may take some adjustment'
'a new alphanumeric keypad layout and predictive text system.'
'Looking at the new LCD display indoors, the icons look crisp and inviting.'
'Because there are spaces between them the keys are easier to hit accurately.'
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